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... It sounds like you have an honest surgeon who isn't giving any unrealistic hopes. I think that you need to talk with your surgeon about a very realistic recovery timeline. You should discuss with them your feelings and fears to really decide if this is right for you. Personally, I would choose to do one foot at a time, I can't imagine having both done at once and having to... (16 replies)
... and sheez the pain!!!!!YIKES!! I really did well after the first surgery and it wasn't until only 3 weeks later having the second surgery on another very severe bunion that caused the problems I wrote about. ... (27 replies)
... about doing any exercises period other than to start bending my toes back and forth at 4 weeks postop but with my ankles so weak I just invented my own little exercises that I could do with my feet propped up that someone wrote about doing. ... (32 replies)

... My toe is numb all around, but I'm only 2 weeks postop on a single foot. How long did it take your left toe to regain sensation? ... (2 replies)
... Oh, the surgery on my left foot was a simple bunion/hammertoe surgery , which I developed an infection in on the 3rd day post op and was in the hospital for 6 days. Sue (3 replies)
... Hi, Just my 2 cents, I experienced the same problem. I had bunion surgery(Right foot) in Nov of last year.Since I have been to a different Dr. to try and correct the problem. He put 2 pins in my big toe to hold it down but as soon as he removed the pins my toe popped back up. My sesamoid bone is pounding on the ground which causes much pain.I have been to a very good... (3 replies)
... Is anyone wearing regular shoes yet, and if someone is postop several months, when can you start wearing them? ... (5 replies)
... on site, but if I have been walking in my closed back clogs all day, I definitely notice that it looks like an angled bump, not as severe but similar to what the bunion looked like, but then it goes away if I wear a tight bandage and not walk for a while. ... (5 replies)
... Sit tight! My magic number was about 5-5.5 months post-op on my left foot. It FINALLY felt normal then. PMCW (Paula) 5 weeks 5 days post-op right foot bunionectomy left foot 5/03 (5 replies)
... What do you mean by when you step down, it looks like the bunion is reforming. When you touch the former bunion site does it smoosh in like swelling or is is hard? ... (5 replies)
... Is anyone wearing regular shoes yet, and if someone is postop several months, when can you start wearing them? ... (5 replies)
... Sweetficus, Thank you for the empathy--I really mean that. As others have said, unless you've been through this, there's no way you can really understand. My husband is very supportive and I do have faith in my doctor (even if his instructions sometimes leave a bit to be desired.) But it takes a fellow foot surgery survivor to know how long, frustrating and difficult... (8 replies)
... on 4 separate postop visits over the past 4 weeks I have seen 4 different doctors, only 1 who did the actual surgery on me. ... (8 replies)
... My incision was never a problem (now 4 weeks postop Austin w/pin), it is 4 inches long on the top of my big toe and a thin red slightly raised line. I had subcuticular stitches - much better cosmetic result than the regular kind supposedly. I do have a lot of extra scar tissue where the pin was; my doctor said it was the most she has ever seen (great, yeah); the pin was really... (8 replies)
... Oh, I feel your pain especially today! Almost 5 weeks postop, so I'm thinking how tough I am, I'll try to cram my foot into the loosest shoes I have & practice with them over the weekend. The doctor did say to do this. Ouch! It was great for my back & hips not to have to walk on that 3" boot, but to get into a shoe, I had to reduce my bandage to 1 thin cover with the... (9 replies)
... Well, I went to the dr and I asked him about the area where the bunion used to be because it looks like I still have a bunion. It's not anything close to what it was, but it's noticable. ... (11 replies)
... I am 16 days out from the same surgery also plus a bunion repair. ... (4 replies)
... I have a question though. I got my postop splint off 10 days out from surgery. I was put in a fiberglass cast from my knee down past my toes. ... (2 replies)
... Hello All, Nice to hear from the other side of the world of their bunion healing experiences. ... (41 replies)
... Hi Delightfuldior, thanks for your reply! It is always nice to hear from people from the other side of the world of their bunion healing experience. ... (41 replies)

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