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... but I think I was FWB about 2 mos before things were pretty good. ... (22 replies)
... I was NWB for the first 2 weeks and I was PWB up to the 6th week. ... (22 replies)
... when it comes to rods and screws, the best is to ask your doctor. Each one may do it differently. I have 2 screws. Some use a pin, but for the larger bone it isn't always sturdy enough. Rods may be used if it's more complicated. ... (3 replies)

... Hope all is still well with your daughter. I was actually recommended for surgery at 8 years old. ... (20 replies)
... I'm sorry I haven't checked the boards lately, but I had a Lapidus procedure last October. ... (17 replies)
... on April 4 and went back to work on the 19th. I'm a kindergarten teacher so I am on my feet a lot. I went back on a Thursday so I only had 2 days before the weekend. Last week was my first full week and boy was I drained! ... (7 replies)
... I couldn't hit the ball. I didn't realize that in tennis you have to depend on your feet for timing or how crucial it is. I am a 3.5 player but I should be a 2.5 player. I have only been on the courts 3 times but I did notice that it takes about a week for my foot to feel better or at least put on a pair of shoes. ... (15 replies)
... I have to go look it up to get the right terminology so here goes. I had a moderate bunion removed with a pin inserted into the bone and a little tailor's bunion also removed with a pin too. ... (4 replies)
... I never really had problems except over time I got huge bunions partly from the flat feet and having the bones in my feet misaligned. ... (5 replies)
... I'm 3 weeks post op today. I have not been weight bearing at all. I was total NWB with crutches and a "half" cast for 2 weeks. Last Thursday I got a "walking boot" but I still have to use the crutches and the "boot" allows no weight bearing. ... (10 replies)
... Definitely, positively, absolutely go for it! I had terrible bunions and hammertoes way back in 1998...saw a doctor but was too scared of the whole thing and cancelled the surgery. Alas... ... (9 replies)
... Rub, i had a bunionectomy in feb..and went back to work about 2 weeks later..3 days a week on my feet for 5 hrs was ok while doing it..but i paid for it at night..had to keep my foot up for hours when i got home from work.. ... (6 replies)
... i had a chevron and aken procedure.... ... (6 replies)
... Hey folks, I just read this thread beginning to end, and wish that I had had the this support in 1988 when I had my bunion surgery. ... (192 replies)
13 days to go....
Apr 23, 2006
... Everybody is different..some heal quicker than others. i had 1 foot done.took a week off.and then went back to work..15 hrs per weeks.but i am on my feet 5 hrs at a sitting at all.. ... (42 replies)
... t yet know for how long. At least a week, I hope! My plan is to take 2 weeks off work for sure. After that, if I am able, I would like to try working at home. I only work 2 days a week, and I spend most of my time on a computer, so hopefully I can just do that sitting in bed with my feet up. ... (1 replies)
... u've gotten plenty of adivse on here already. I'm 7 weeks post op on my right foot, so my experience with healing is pretty recent. My doctor also advised on one at a time. From my own personal experience, I'm glad I did it this way. ... (192 replies)
... I honestly didn't mean to scare you at all. I am just being very realistic is all. I wish someone had've been with me. Sounds like you're having the same thing done as mine. ... (192 replies)
... New to message board. Sorry for previous post. I have a bunionectomy scheduled for Apr 4 and May 16. ... (192 replies)
... Except for the time period I was hurting so badly I didn't even sleep .... ... (27 replies)

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