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... My story goes like this- I've had bunions my whole life, but the left one is worse. (thanks family! HA!) so I'm 38 and 10 years ago I decided to have something done about it. I don't even recall what the procedure was. As I've done some current research it seems like it was the Austin Bunionectomy. I had a rod/pin skinny with a green ball on the top that stuck out of my... (11 replies)
... To make a long story short I have mild arthritis in my right big toe and a little bunion because of it. ... (2 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. ... (4 replies)

... First bunion surgery was on both feet at once during early December. ... (2 replies)
... I just read every post on the thread Tactics for coping while non-weight-bearing after foot surgery And I want to thank everyone for their ideas and suggestions for before and after. I have purchased a knee scooter, my Dr suggested buying instead of renting since it would end up costing more to rent. I'm having bunion & hammertoes surgery and also shortening of the... (15 replies)
... Onetreehill, I just posted the story of why I had two surgeries if you wanna read it. ... (17 replies)
... I will be having bunion surgery on the 15th. Mine was described as a moderate to severe bunion. I have been having Big toe pain for months now. My pre op appointment is on the 7th. ... (23 replies)
... I did not have all those surgeries you did, but have had trouble with my feet. I did have my bunions and hammer toes fixed years ago, and, lo and behold, one of the feet was going back to the bad way recently. I was wearing orthotics made by someone the surgeon referred me to years ago and they did nothing but damage most of my leg. My feet swelled and my balance went nuts.... (3 replies)
... As Titchou said, there are many different types of bunionectomies, and following doctor's orders is the best route to follow. I had an Austin bunionectomy and reverse Austin (first met and fifth met) on my left foot six weeks ago today. I was in a sneaker at four weeks. I have one screw in each bone. This recovery is different from my last surgery, which was technically... (21 replies)
... done what he called a click test, and said that I would need an MRI to confirm Mortons Neuroma. He said that he was sure there was one so whilst correcting the bunion he would make another incision and explore. I was in excrutiating pain on waking like treading on glass, he went in underneath. ... (0 replies)
... I had my left bunion removed 25 years ago and had the right one done 5 weeks ago. ... (1 replies)
... I had bunions removed Nov-Dec 2011 and my feet are doing well. I have been advised that part of my doctor's process is to purchase orthotics ($600/pair ... not covered by my insurance). My physical therapist indicates my feet would do fine with some quality over-the-counter orthotics. I do trust the PT and I don't trust the MD (long story). I am currently using... (1 replies)
... She had a bunion operation on both feet in February 2011, and she is still in pain. ... (2 replies)
Bunion surgery
Feb 2, 2012
... I agree about doctors not telling you about recovery time. I do agree anyone considering bunion surgery or any foot surgery for that matter should exhaust all other methods first; shoes, orthotics, etc. Surgery does not come with a guarantee even with the best doctors. I had 3 unsuccessful surgeries and would give anything to walk without pain. Good luck to you. (2 replies)
Bunion surgery
Feb 1, 2012
... I am sitting here reading every one else's story's and I wish I had really saw these way before I had my surgery, I had the usual bump above on top of my big toe, pain in certain shoes and heels, thought I would deal with the surgery and recoop but wow I know I am only 4 weeks post op but this hurts still. I go to the Dr tomorrow and as he said I hope to start walking on it,... (2 replies)
... I had bunion and tailor bunion surgery on my right foot four years ago. I had external pins. My husband called it "Frankenfoot". ... (4 replies)
... Long story short, that was a few years ago and my unfused toe and I took 3 dance classes this weekend, jumping, turning and generally acting half my age. ... (14 replies)
... terial ointment. By the end of the fifth week I was happy to say the incision is almost healed. The coloring that we are all looking for is pink. I am sharing my story because I believe that my surgeon was concerned about an infection setting in because the wound was not healing thus the extra precautions were taken. ... (11 replies)
... so i cannot sue him or I would. i did get the american medical association involved. i have recieved 1 letter from them basically asking for me to tell them my story which i did. i am in such pain everyday and have only been able to get a flat tennis shoe on my foot. i am in severe pain everyday. ... (4 replies)
... I found these messages really helpful as I was getting ready for my bunion surgery and I thought I'd share my experience as well. ... (0 replies)

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