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... I don't know the exact name of the surgery....I had the bunion shave down and the big toe broken and realligned. The tendon was cut between the two toes. ... (21 replies)
... I did have a friend who had a bad keloid scar with a tummy tuck and hers was greatly improved using those thick silicone strips. I can't speak for them myself as I've never used them though. ... (4 replies)
... I too had a fusion and bunion repair as well as other procedures to correct my flat foot. I feel off my sccoter as you did and came down on my foot that was in a splint at the time. ... (4 replies)

Bunion surgery
Jan 22, 2016
... foot that included a lapidus bunionectomy. I am still working on finding some sort of new normal in my foot. Once you get your stitches out, make sure to start scar message right away. Ask you doctor what he recommends for you to put on the scar. ... (5 replies)
... Thanks. Some days are better than others. I've noticed a lot of it seems to depend on the weather and how humid it is. I'm hoping I'm just still in that healing after surgery phase, but I get a little more nervous as each month goes by without seeing a whole lot of change. Maybe more is happening than I think. ... (10 replies)
... I am just under four weeks post bunion surgery. My main issue is the sweling that prevents me from wearing dress shoes. ... (9 replies)
... foot done, local would be fine. Since I would be able to walk immediately, my surgeon said I should just get them both done at the same time, and I would cut the healing time in half. It took 40 minutes to remove the screws. I had some bone overgrowth that he had to remove, so it took a little longer than expected. ... (8 replies)
... Hi, I am new to this group.... Looking for some advise :) Wow 4 days after surgery ?? My Dr. told me at least 3wks. My Surgery is scheduled for Sept 24th I have waited this long, so why not a bit longer ) after all I want to enjoy the rest of the SUMMER TIME ! I am VERY NERVOUS about this. But I Do Like And TRUST The Podiatrist who will be doing my surgery. ... (2 replies)
... I had a bunion surgery back in March which also required 2 screws. When I was about 8 weeks post op I also had similar complaints. ... (2 replies)
... to work 4 days after surgery. Job requires lots of walking. Wore a soft boot for 6 weeks. Doc says bones have healed. 2 screws were installed. 8 wks post op scar and bunion site still very tender. ... (2 replies)
... yes i have had two opartion's the 1st op i had a infetion and that took a bout a week or two and 2nd which i just had is in the heling prosear have you ever bash your oparated foot it harts like hell the opartion the i had was a scar ofopamey (11 replies)
... She said my foot should feel less stiff by this Fall when the scar tissue mostly loosen up from the wound healing. I hope this will be true. ... (18 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)
... not healed, from what my foot doc says its not worse but its not better well on a day that my foot was not swollen i felt around the shaft of the bone area by my scar and feel a little round bump that moves a bit. Its tender in that area too. ... (1 replies)
... You really need to follow your doctor's instuctions on the exercises. Scar tissue can build up with long term inactivity and then you'll be worse off that you were before surgery. ... (5 replies)
... I'm sorry about the fracture, the cast sounds like a bother. Follow the doctors orders to the letter, and don't overdo. I think the healing time will depend on what bone, and what type of fracture. My foot is completely recovered and I wish I had a matching set! ... (7 replies)
... around 4 weeks if all is healing well, and it doesn't hurt. ... (7 replies)
... surgeon would know best if you are ready for work after one week. It all depends on the severity of your case, the amount of work done to them and the amount of scar tissues occur in and around the surgical sites. ... (21 replies)
... e other hand, don't forget that you had a lot of work done to that foot, not only the bunionectomy, but the Atkin of the big toe and then the hammertoe. So your healing process could have been compounded by all that's going on and may take longer time to heal. ... (18 replies)


Associated Tags: adhesions, bunion, pttd, pttd post-op, pttd therapy, pttd; calcaneal osteotomy; post op;, scar tissue, screw removal

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