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... screws that will stay inside my foot. The surgery went great and I have been in very little pain. I only have taken a few pain meds. I have been walking in a surgical boot since leaving the hospital. ... (6 replies)
... Don't be subjected to the negative influences of other people when deciding to have the surgery or not. People were telling me how aweful, terrible, how long the recovery was, how I would not walk for months, how this and how that....I knew a friend who, they said goes on and on. ... (0 replies)
... t will be at least a year before I can even think about anything but an athletic shoe will be ok. I walked around a little too much yesterday and had to wear my surgical boot today just to give things a rest. ... (7 replies)

... On Friday, I underwent hammertoe and taylor's bunion surgery. So far so good. I am still bandaged, but swelling does not seem bad at all! ... (2 replies)
... I was only NWB a few days and started heel walking in a surgical boot almost immediately. I have been in that the whole time though. I will be back in a regular shoe with orthotic next week. ... (23 replies)
... nd last 4 i had an air cast. After x rays at the 6 week mark my Pod said I was okay to bear weight. I walked with the same air cast for 2 weeks and then wore a surgical boot for about 2 more weeks. I had surgery in April and I'm still in physical therapy but otherwise pretty much back to normal. ... (12 replies)
... I developed a minor bunion and severe arthritis in the big toe joint as a result of a stress fracture when I was 25, 10 years ago. For the past 3 years, I have been in pain. ... (14 replies)
... I am new to this site and have been reading postings about bunion surgery. This is my first posting. ... (8 replies)
... epends on what procedure you will be having. I had a rt bunionectomy almost three weeks ago and I am doing very well. Like Ally, I was up walking that day in a surgical boot. I did ice and elevate like a mad woman. ... (10 replies)
... My 4 week post op f/u appt today too! And I am finally wearing real shoes! (I loathe that surgical boot - the ugly awkward symbol of my dysmobility) My foot looks fine (I "fixed" it myself, ha), but there is definitely still some potential mobility there, a difference from 80% to 95% corrected. I am wearing a toe spacer, and also I wear a bunion splint (Bort "regulator"... (11 replies)
... Hello. I can't begin to tell you how happy I am to have found this site. Anyway,lots of ques. Had bunion surgery, with hammer toe correction(on my left foot)exactly five weeks ago - how long will it be before I can walk normally on my foot? Surgery was fine, walking is ok as long as I put all the weight on the outside of my foot, while wearing my lovely surgical boot -... (2 replies)
... I've had the bunion since I was a child, but it only began causing me issues in the year prior to my surgery. ... (3 replies)
... I also had bunion and bunionette surgery on my right foot, as well as a hammertoe fixed and tendons loosened on the other 2 toes to straighten them. ... (4 replies)
... Just coming back to this thread to follow up :). I'm 10 weeks post-op at the moment. I had two metal rods on the inside of my foot that were sticking out, in order to hold the big toe in place. One metal rod was removed two weeks ago and the last metal rod (very thick) pulled and unscrewed three days ago. I am now back in regular tennis shoes, awaiting the creation of my foot... (50 replies)
... Not sure if that is what your doctor instructed but it might be worth working towards to ease your transition. Then once you are in shoes or a surgical shoe, work on walking properly rolling on your foot as previous posters are talking about. That should help with your ROM as well. ... (50 replies)
... I had a similar procedure Feb. 5th and in 3 weeks or so was walking in the boot without crutches. My doctor never suggested I would be walking unaided right away though. ... (50 replies)
... severe pain after surgery, usually in a boot or cast, and are on crutches with limited mobility. ... (5 replies)
... had this happened earlier in my recovery. I had a double bunionectomy on the right foot. No hammer toe problem, just the "traditional" bunion on the big toe side and a wicked bunionette on the little toe side. ... (40 replies)
... I love my podiatrist, he is I thought was funny. Now, I think he's getting upset with me because I am now in a walking boot that I have to pump air into the foot and wear that all the time. I'm not a sit down type of person. ... (5 replies)
... stepbystep is right, it varies a lot depending on the severity of the bunion and type of surgery it ranges from walking out of the surgical center in a supportive boot to being on crutchs for 6-8 weeks with no weight bearing (3 replies)

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