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... I finally got my 2 screws removed after a year of bunion surgery! Okay I'll list what went down, it may not be in the same order but I tried nontheless. ... (9 replies)
... Hi, I had a bunion op approx 7 years ago. I have 2 screws, toe was shortened. ... (1 replies)
... Screw removal is no big deal, I had it done twice for 2 different procedures. But, in should be done in a outpatient surgery center for infection control reasons. It is nothing to be scared of, but make sure it is done in either a hospital or outpatient surgery center. Do not take a chance getting an infection. My doctor would not perform hardware removal in the office... (9 replies)

... orknight, I also had 4 screws but also had one on the top of my foot almost come through my skin, the whole thing was very creepy! My doctor wanted to remove the screw under local in his office but I said NO WAY! ... (9 replies)
... Sorry, I'm new here and am looking for detailed info on hardware removal because I'm having just 1 of my 4 screws removed in a few more weeks, and I'm REALLY nervous! I had flatfoot reconstructive surgery back in June, with a calcaneal osteotomy and Achilles lengthening, in addition to 2 bone grafts. 3 of my screws are well "hidden" in my ankle and have not really bothered me... (9 replies)
... has anyone had a doc want to screw the screw back in? ... (9 replies)
... I am a year and 6 months after my distal chevron osteotomy surgery and wondering if maybe my single screw is maybe irritaing me. ... (9 replies)
... I forgot to tell you. I could put my shoe on right after the removal. He put a big bandage on the incision. He said that I could shower and get it wet, but I decided to wait until it healed a bit before I got it wet. I guess I was afraid of getting an infection, but he gave me infection pills. It was actually 3 1/2 months. I just looked it up for my screw, plate and wires to... (9 replies)
... I had the plate, wires and screw removed from my bunion surgery. I had it removed after about 4 months. Would have to look up the exact time. For me it was surgery all over again, which I didn't know. ... (9 replies)
... Hello everyone, I'm a returning bunion patient and I just wanted to ask whoever had their screws removed a few questions.... ... (9 replies)
... i am having my permanent bunion screw removed next wednesday. the screw was placed to high and my toe doesnt lay flat on the ground, also a few weeks ago i began having excruciating stabbing pain in my toe. ... (9 replies)
... Hi, it is wonderful tha you will have help from your family because you will need it the first few weeks. I also had a lot of work done and was very anxious before surgery, more about recovery rather than surgery. I had a repair for a Peroneal tendon tear, posterior tibial tendon replaced, (tendons were taken from all four of my small toes), arthritis scraped from top of... (5 replies)
... As far as I know it's a relatively easy procedure and a short post op period. (1 replies)
... Hi, I had reconstructive ankle surgery and a tailor bunion repair March 23rd. The ankle is healing nicely but the screw in my fifth metatarsal seems to bother me. Is this normal at this stage? ... (0 replies)
Bunion surgery
Jan 22, 2016
... he top of my foot and he wants to cut out the scar tissue and as long as he is cutting me, he would take out the screws and plate. I also have a very long large screw that was put in there to hold up my arch. As the bone is completely healed he said the hardware has done its job. ... (5 replies)
... I had bunion surgery last March with screw fixation on all five toes right foot. Last week I had all of the screws removed under local anesthetic. ... (0 replies)
... after the bunion surgery, the pain there is constant and the motion of range on my big toe has been limited. when i try to bend the toe, the pain is also quite intense. ... (3 replies)
... Hi Carlos, I remember how much I mistrusted military doctors when I was on active duty, so I understand why you are concerned. I cannot tell you if these symptoms are normal, but I do know that you can request a second opinion if you are not satisfied with the treatment you receive through the military doctors. They may give you a hard time about it, but you have the right to... (2 replies)
... to bare with. I have been feeling theese weird tingling feeling throughout my entire foot, as well as having a burning sensation feeling and tightning where the screw was inplanted. of course its very stiff still but when i try to bend it i get this sharp pinching pain right where the bunion was cut. ... (2 replies)
... I am 44 and very active. I play tennis 2 or 3 times a week. Used to run but had to stop due to foot pain. I am at the point that I need bunion surgery on my right foot. I went to three different doctors. ... (4 replies)


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