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Bunion Surgery
Mar 21, 2013
... did steroid injections. These measures helped, but eventually, I needed surgery to "clean out the arthritic joints". I visited that Dr. ... (6 replies)
... I had a bunionectomy 20 years ago. Now the bunion is coming back, and the pain actually woke me up. It comes and goes but now I am scared I have to do it again. ... (1 replies)
... Yep, I would call the doc and ask for different pain meds. Vicodin is pretty strong. Maybe something like percocet or a more mild pain med will give her pain relief without the nausea and vomiting. ... (3 replies)

... I ran across your story while researching 5th metatarsal osteotomy surgery for its long term effects. I have had the surgery on both feet now. I had the right foot done in may of 2003. 48 hours post op I returned to my surgeon so he could see how I was doing. ... (4 replies)
... Hi I had my bunion remove on my left foot sept. ... (2 replies)
... I have had foot pain for so long, that I don't know what it is to be without it. I am 60 yrs old, and in good health. I am a massage therapist and DH and i are avid cyclist. ... (7 replies)
... I understand your nervousness about having both feet done. I felt the same as you a couple of weeks ago and almost cancelled my surgery I was so afraid. ... (11 replies)
... weeks and the surgeon said that they looked perfect on the x rays and that I should now start walking without crutches and should flex my toes back and forth to regain movement. ... (1 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.... ... (0 replies)
... en. My podiatrist knew what I was talking about on my last visit. Wish I had know about that when I was younger. My foot was pretty far gone by the time I had my surgery and the Evans was not something I went looking for but my dr. said fixing the bunion hammertoe without addressing the flat foot would not be good. ... (3 replies)
... I had been trying to wear flat dress shoes since I got the go ahead to walk without crutches and my foot was always too swollen and it hurt a bit on the incision area, although the swelling in general is minimal. ... (240 replies)
... still going to keep trying, but sometimes when I do the toe exercises, it's sore to walk on and I can feel the 'bone' when I walk. I still can't flex my toe much without using my hand, I think this will be permanent. ... (240 replies)
... hi dl, you are such an inspiration! so glad you went and you can take more time off. hopefully you will go out more. (240 replies)
... ve already organised my cover! It was so nice to see them all, and I felt that i have progressed even more than I thought! I found myself heel walking on the bus without any crutches! I guess when you are stuck at home, you don't push yourself within acceptable limits. ... (240 replies)
... glad to hear everything is fine! you are healing so just take care of yourself and hopefully walking will come soon and when you are ready. keep posting debbie (240 replies)
... Hi dbgoalie and debbie, thank you for replying. Everything was and is still going very well, it was just that when I was climbing the stairs with one of the crutches and accidentally put light weight on the foot, I heard a thump/click noise, which I've never heard before and my foot felt a little weird. Today I went for the x-ray and everything was fine (You were right... (240 replies)
... k up! The little toe, I know what you mean, and I have no idea why, but that went after seven days, I thought they operated on it, because it felt worse than the bunion area!My ankle is slightly aching right now, and that is normal, but no pain. ... (240 replies)
... Just a quick update, it's now been 11 days and you do feel the difference! It is so much better, I can stand for longer without the feeling of blood rushing to your foot, the only problem now is my leg would ache intensely if I stand for too long because it has lost all it's muscle. ... (240 replies)
... inflammation. The only real cure is surgery. It may not be out of the question for your mom in spite of her age. I had mine as an out patient and without general anesthia. ... (4 replies)
... Alhough I really want to have this surgery done, since it offers relief from problems that continue to worsen, I'm not sure that my recovery will go smoothly. ... (5 replies)


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