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... I confess it occurred to me that your doctor may just be expecting more healing than your feet are capable of at this point. ... (44 replies)
... I walked around too soon after bunion surgery which made two of my three screws come partway out of the bone. It was getting pretty painful, but my doctor wanted to leave them in for as long as possible. I got them out a few days ago. ... (3 replies)
Screw removal
May 10, 2006
... Dixiepeep, are you still doing ok after your screw removal? ... (53 replies)

... I thought it was much harder emotionally speaking, having the screw out in the dr.'s office, than my toe fusion last year with IV sedation in the OR. ... (44 replies)
... I am suprised that a doctor could tell that your screws need to be removed via a phone conversation. ... (44 replies)
... I had a very similar surgery like you. I'm 20 yrs old and I also had my bunion cut at the side with my big toes broken and realigned with a temporary screw. My surgery was done Oct. 2 and today marks my 6th week post. ... (14 replies)
Screw removal?
Jun 29, 2007
... and he said there is a good chance I will need to have the screw removed from the bone in a couple of weeks. ... (3 replies)
... my most important piece of advice is to get educated and to research and and interview your docs very carefully. ... (8 replies)
Got My Pins Out!
Feb 24, 2004
... Hey, Marketingmom, welcome back! I thought you were off to the world of Marketing and we'd lost you for good. ... (4 replies)
... Just a thought on the blanket issue. At first my husband made me a "box" to slide my feet in to keep them protected. We used a long pastic storage box and cut off one end. The put blankets on top of the box. ... (17 replies)
... Thanks for your reply back. Yes, I am so thankful to get a shower today sometime. I need to really soak my foot too. It is so dry and the skin is just flaking off. ... (17 replies)
... Hi Polly, as I am a newbee at this forum, I just replied to another lady from UK 'delightfuldior' for my reply. I am not sure if you too can see my reply to her. ... (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)
... I am so very sorry for everything you have been through. I can relate to the questions you are asking about toe fusion because I myself was extremely nervous as well. I will give you some background on what I went through. ... (22 replies)
... For background, as far as I know, I had moderate bunion and he used a dissolvable screw. ... (4 replies)
... I just went to my doc for a 3 month checkup... ... (4 replies)
... I had one foot Austin chevron osteotomy w/bumpectomy, tendon release, absorbable sutures, and pin that was removed at 4 wks postop I have a few completely unofficial theories about bunion surgery (from other posts and my online research) 1. bumpectomies - apparently just shave off the bump This was offered to me by one podiatrist that was recommended to me by someone I... (6 replies)
... After spending hours reading about bunion surgeries gone haywire, I finally got registered so that I could post. I've been a lurker for several weeks. ... (29 replies)
... my big toes do tend to go under my second toes a little bit. They didn't used to do that...but it is part of the progresssion. ... (94 replies)
... after the pain subsided. A month and a half later, I got tired of the pain and was not experiencing Plantar Fasciitis symptoms at all. I picked a Dr. of Podiatry out of the yellow pages and saw her a week ago. ... (0 replies)

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