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... I am searching for a doctor to perform surgery on my hammer toe. Today I saw Dr. Moy as suggested by a friend. He is the fourth doctor that I have seen regarding my surgery. ... (73 replies)
... op. for 8 hrs, I wore compression shocks that one can get from the pharmacy. The swelling was a bit a unpleasant but thank goodness I was able to keep them off the floor. ... (87 replies)
... Hi Earthworm welcome back... Yes the stifness is subsiding it is now 12 weeks and the mobility of the right foot is getting better. i still have pt each week and i know this helps a lot, although when i come home my feet are so sore i just want to rest them. ... (18 replies)

... Do they do an ankle block after my surgery to numb my foot for several hours? ... (4 replies)
... I agree that you should choose to do it only if you have good support and are well prepared. I was totally NWB for one week and almost totally NWB for the second week. ... (8 replies)
... 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 all. i have been building anxiety the last couple days, in spite of having quit work. i am having neuroma removed in 10 days. the week before seeing doc in march my second toe started crossing over 1st, finally i clued in to ice in occassionally. ... (15 replies)
... Today is the beginning of week 8, my toe isn't as stiff as my other toe at this point because I had to change my bandages daily when I had an infection, so it got some movement. ... (240 replies)
... I must find out more! I need a lapidus on both feet as 3 surgeons opinions concurr. However I would really like to find a doc in WA state / near Seattle, who uses this external fixation method to allow earlier weight bearing. Please send me the name of your doctor if possible, so that I can write and ask them for a referral to someone in my area. Thank you. (12 replies)
... wmkcolors - My surgery was 15 months ago and at the direction of my surgeon, was moving my toe from day one, (slowly and carefully at first and gradually increasing as time went by.) I went to physio starting at about 8 weeks after surgery, twice a week for 2 months and religiously did ROM exercises, ie-stretching, picking up marbles/a towel, the whole nine yards, on my own at... (19 replies)
... On Friday, I underwent hammertoe and taylor's bunion surgery. So far so good. I am still bandaged, but swelling does not seem bad at all! ... (2 replies)
... That is pretty common to have that burning sensation. I still get it occasionally 8 weeks post-op and have put it down to nerve re-growth. You will feel better with the new dressing, they should be lighter and cause less pressure. (240 replies)
... how was I supposed to decide on major surgery if I couldn't even find two doctors who agreed what should be done? ... (28 replies)
... Just like Scotty my doctor wasn't gentle! And also the same I was to support the joint and just move the toe from the joint outwards. I have a permanent screw (very small from the look of the x-ray) and when I started the ROM exercises I don't think the bone was fused yet, but I wasn't putting any pressure on that site. I am now almost 8 weeks and just had an x-ray taken on... (23 replies)
... th week are transitonal, where you begin to get range of motion back and some confidence about the healing process, but progress is slow. ... (9 replies)
... I made it around the block by 4 weeks and could walk about a mile by 8 weeks. ... (9 replies)
... I had this surgery done on Jan. 24, I was amazed at how much improvement there was in one week, even more comfortable in two and gradual improvement since then. ... (19 replies)
... I'm worried I'll be stuck in sneakers forever. I hope to put on wide sneakers in a few days, instead of the walking boot. My doctor said it takes 8 weeks for bone to heal, so, I hope I'll feel more confident, in 2 weeks, about PT. Right now, I move my toe like you did. Is your toe less stiff now? ... (240 replies)
... weight bearing cast for 8 weeks, not be able to walk, drive, or return to work within that time. Then it would be about a year before returning back to my physical activities. Whoa! ... (5 replies)

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