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... I am new to this forum, and I wanted to know about the bunion removal surgery, I wanted to know what is better the pin or the screw? ... (3 replies)
Screw removal
Mar 16, 2005
... Thank you for the info.I remember chatting with you before about our previous surgeries.I have had way too many surgeries since then.I had my original bunion surgery in Nov of 03.Then had the hardware removed in Feb 04.On May 04 I had a second Dr. try and fix a complication from the first bunion surgery. ... (53 replies)

Screw removal
Mar 9, 2005
... I think most of the people here had pins and not screws, but I could be wrong...at any rate I would like to know about this too, because I would like to have my screw removed when I am allowed to because it skeeves me out. My doctor said it was a local anesthetic and a simple incision and I can walk afterward. ... (53 replies)
... I had a bunionectomy performed by a pod on Feb 2 and they had to saw through my metatarsal bone to shorten it and put a titanium screw through it, and remove the spurs from the top and bottom of the joint. ... (7 replies)
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... Hi! I too am at 6 weeks post op, still have some pain bearing full weight on my foot. Still have a bit of a limp. My hardware is still in, and one screw will probably stay forever, and the other one will be removed at about 3 months. ... (9 replies)
... Hi I'm glad I came across this site. I had bunion surgery six weeks ago by a highly recommended orthopedic surgeon. ... (9 replies)
Screw removal
Jul 27, 2004
... Yup, it's me again.I went to the doctor today and he said that he has to remove some scar tissue from the incision on my former hammertoe and has to remove the screw from my former bunion.He will do this in his office. ... (4 replies)
... :wave: Well, my original surgery was in Nov of last year and it was right about at 8 weeks post op that I noticed a small bump on the ball of my foot.Doctor #1 had thought that it might be a cyst from the screw.Like a reaction. So when it didn't go away he finally decided to take both screws out in Mar. of this year. He said that maybe taking the screws out would also make... (5 replies)
... Thanks for that info, Sue. I know that I have a removable screw in this toe (to be removed sometime in the future). Do you think that might have anything to do with it? I will mention this to my doc when i see him next week. I hadn't really noticed this before this week and my doctor had said everything looked fine on teh xrays... oh and just one more thing... how many... (5 replies)
... op. They gave me Versed, which means that I was technically awake, but I don't remember most of what went on during the screw removal, which took about 30 minutes. The incisions from the screw removal hurt for a few days, but then that went away. ... (44 replies)
... Hi Great!!! Thanks!! That does not sound so bad... So about a week recovery... thanks CJ.. (15 replies)
... My surgery history is long. In October 2001, I had bilateral bunion surgery performed by a podiatrist. The bunions came back within a year. ... (15 replies)
... Where you heel walking, cane, crutches or cast because of your previous bunion surgery? ... (15 replies)
... if neuromas are common after bunions surgery and he said no. I am surprised because it would seem that you run the risk of crowding the nerves when you pin and screw all those bones closer together. The good news is that after I had the neuroma removed, the recovery is about one week. ... (15 replies)
Bunion scar...
Mar 23, 2004
... n a storm is coming, is stubbing it on something. I've very clumsy and at least once a week I seem to hit my toe on something and I'm afraid that I'll break the screw eventually. It doesn't help that I absolutely can not stand to wear shoes. I try to keep my slippers on at all times at least so I have a bit of protection. ... (9 replies)
Bunion scar...
Mar 21, 2004
... pins. I have a permanent screw in my foot, and will have the same in the other foot when it's done. The purpose of the permanent screw is to keep the bone from moving around too much, that is, to keep it permanently in place. ... (9 replies)
Bunion scar...
Mar 20, 2004
... The only screw I have is the one from the fusion in each big toe. ... (9 replies)
... there is not enough screw left to get the problem pcs. out. ... (44 replies)




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