... I had a cheilectomy on my right big toe on June 15(similar to some bunion surgeries). I jsut wore heels all day this past Monday. I was released to jog, wear heels, get a pedicure last week so wouldn't rush anything. (4 replies)
... Thanks for the advise about massaging. I will now do it more often as well as the toe excercising.
I have 4 wedding in the upcoming year & I have no idea what type of shoe to wear to them.
Fullersloane (4 replies)
... Congrats and welcome to the road of recovery post bunion surgery. It will take quite a long time for your toe to go back to the "normal" state and strength. ... (4 replies)
... I had my surgery on July 8th for bunion surgery on my left foot. ... (4 replies)
... I am a 31 year old female that had bunion surgery done on my left foot almost 3 years ago. I am now scheduled to have it on my right foot. ... (11 replies)
... Hi everyone, I'm thinking of getting bunion sugery plus my taylor bunion. ... (0 replies)
... Thanks, Kathy.
A few questions... from your reply: What does NWB mean?
I imagine that the pre-surgery symptoms will disappear slower than the "surgery" symptoms will disappear. The neuritis symptoms (the feel of marbles in a sock) before surgery will slowly disappear? I still feel those symptoms after surgery.
No doubt, I'm getting better. It becomes easier to... (2 replies)
... Don't worry about the shoes for now. I am sure you will find something you like and your feet should be somewhat back to their size and looking absolutely pretty. I remember having to attend a wedding 6 weeks post-op and i managed to put on a one inch heel sandals for the reception. Just had to carry a tall umbrella to aid with the walking lol (4 replies)
... I know I was constantly worried that I'd done something terrible and moved the pins after my sugery too, but I think they're in there pretty firmly and it would take more than a toe stretch in your sleep to move them out of place. ... (1 replies)
... hi, thanks for reply...no i dont think i had lateral release done im finding my second toe is really rubbing against my big toe. I tried walking in my own trainers today as oppose to the surgical shoe and im experiencing sharp pains (like a pin prick) in the same foot....its horrible...did you have this symptom too?
Sorry to hear you have to go back into sugery...hopefully... (3 replies)
... bunionectomy one bunion on each foot, one taylors bunion, baby hammer toe, and two corns removed, way harder to deal with than a single. ... (20 replies)
... continue wearing the boot because I don't think i feel comfortable enough right now to fit my foot in a shoe.Also for you women out there, try and schedule your sugery a couple of days after your menstral period... ... (5 replies)
... Thank you all for the replies and understanding of my last post. It's so frustrating when you come to a place for "information and sharing" and not a single person extends a helping hand.
mertzb - I'm definately waiting until after the trip. I didn't want to take any chances of having problems with my feet in Walt Disney World! ;)
kate - how are you feeling? I see... (20 replies)
... ening of the toe, i really do not want more surgery as that would be more time of work and im not sure whether i could cope. I do not know what type of hammertoe sugery he did i thought there was only one type. ... (18 replies)
... The bunion sugery was pretty easy...understand arthrodesis is more serious....and likely hiking is out...uneven surfaces are very painful.....thanks for the advise.... ... (17 replies)
... and felt uncomfortable about bothering the doctor on the weekend, but he was great. Keep the foot elevated and the ice on the the ankle, not the sugery site. Call the doctor if needed. Your wife is lucky to have someone as concerned as you taking care of her. Good luck. ... (2 replies)
... hi, my wife just recieved a bunion operation on her left foot. ... (2 replies)
... I had a mild to moderate bunion on one foot that was becoming more painful over the years. ... (1 replies)
... a kind of poll on how those of you who had surgery for a problem similair to mine fared after surgery. About four years ago my right toe which always had a small bunion turned into a big bunion. The big toe then begin to move over toward the second toe. ... (14 replies)
... I go in for sugery on my right foot and I hope it all goes as well as the left foot. I am not looking forward to it, but I can't wait for it to be over! ... (240 replies)