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... s want to put me back on blood thinners prior to and after my surgery. They are concerned that I will have another DVT because my foot will be immobilized for a long time after the surgery. ... (0 replies)
... I think it depends on your actual procedures. There are many ways to correct a bunion and every surgeon has his own ideas and preferences. Best bet is to ask your doctor. Some want you to be non weight bearing for a long time, like mine. ... (1 replies)
... orders with icing and keeping my foot elevated, too, but it didn't seem to matter. Also the area around the incision stayed very tender and sensitive for quite a long time. ... (4 replies)

... Hang in there and try not to get discouraged....it does take time. In the big picture, eight weeks isn't a long time in your recovery. ... (4 replies)
... Hello Everyone! I wanted to write an update on my bunion surgery recovery since this forum was a huge resource for me the days and weeks following my surgery. ... (4 replies)
... My first few times out walking with "purpose", I was saying "Ow, ow, ow". Having been through this before, I knew what to expect, and I know that has made this recovery much easier due to less anxiety and the fear of the unknown. ... (21 replies)
... I have a huge bunion on my left foot and a contracted second toe. But I have no pain. The second toe overlaps on the first toe. The toes are getting worse and worse. ... (14 replies)
... to see if that helps. Try to massage the area that's becomed "cramped up" and see how that does. I had bunion surgery on my left foot and I'm almost 7 weeks into recovery and I've experienced some of what your daughter's going through,so it can be common but it also varies for each patient. ... (3 replies)
... Thanks for the advise about massaging. I will now do it more often as well as the toe excercising. I have 4 wedding in the upcoming year & I have no idea what type of shoe to wear to them. Fullersloane (4 replies)
... Congrats and welcome to the road of recovery post bunion surgery. It will take quite a long time for your toe to go back to the "normal" state and strength. ... (4 replies)
... My tailor's bunion was quite severe, and it took many months for the foot to be completely healed. I have since learned through this forum that fifth met. ... (10 replies)
... I had bunion surgery 10 months ago and still in the recovery mode. grr. I wanted to let you know that my foot was bruised a lot, too. My ortho doc who is a foot specialist told me to expect the bruising and not to worry. ... (7 replies)
... is material and do fine. What she didn't tell me was there was a chance my body can reject this material and mine did. I was in a great deal of pain for a very long time! ... (3 replies)
... and I could walk in surgical shoes the day of the surgery. The bandages were off in 10 days and I was in my gym shoes on that day, and I started PT at the same time per my doctor's order. I'm now walking almost normally and doing some swimming this week which help a great deal. ... (8 replies)
Bunion Surgery
Oct 24, 2008
... it takes a long time for the swelling to go away. thats the hardest part about recovery. ... (19 replies)
... when i go out to dinner. i ski, exercise and hike. i felt exactly as you did. recovery does take a long time. ... (14 replies)
... of the threads are written because people are frustrated, in pain etc. Hopefully you will notice many of the writers do progress in recovery, but it can take a long time for some. That being said, you will be the best judge of when and if surgery is for you. I'm 48, and have had bunions for many years, but didn't know it. ... (24 replies)
... oth forefeet started hurting, and most of my shoes became uncomfortable. I thought I had neuromas, odd for both feet. My first visit to the podiatrists brought a bunion diagnosis. I got a cortisone shot on the 2nd visit to help with my second toe, since ANY pressure from above became painful. ... (24 replies)
... it is encouraging to know your recovery from neuroma surgery was short, as i may still need down the road. i apparently have one developing in other foot. a grape size neuroma seems big. ... (20 replies)
Too long for pain
Apr 23, 2008
... go immediately for a second opinion.. it is worth your peace of mind. Maybe it does take a long time. ... (11 replies)


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