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... Hello Dexatech, I live in New Zealand. We have 5 days sick leave per annum, so quite common for workers to have to use their annual leave for surgery or prolonged illness. I've had this bunion from age 13, am 58 now, so really looking forward to having a normal foot and being able to wear decent shoes. ... (17 replies)
... al incision technique and the fact that bunions and foot problems which I told him about run on my mom's side of the family. I started developing bunions at the age of 12 or so if you can believe it. I also have a wide foot that flattens and becomes wider when I stand. ... (8 replies)
... I'm back again, and still looking for someone who does the minimally invasive bunion surgery in Seattle, I read of someone doing it in Vancouver B.C. from one of the posts, but didn't get any response from them to tell me who.. ... (4 replies)

... had bunion surgery this past Monday. I realize it is very soon after the surgery, but she is having what she describes as very painful cramping in her foot. ... (3 replies)
... Did the Govt covered your surgery for both foot? ... (18 replies)
... I am 35 yrs of age and have bunions on both my feet. ... (3 replies)
... Karen, congrats on your fast and painless recovery. It will be my 4 week next wednesday. I am still non weight bearing and wearing the surgical shoes whenever I move around. So it depends on what your surgeon told you as to the timeline of your progress and when you should be weight bearing. I think it is best to call your surgeon to make sure you are not doing it... (4 replies)
... I was just about your age when I had to have bunion surgery. ... (6 replies)
... Do you know of any orthopedic surgeon who can do bunion surgery in their sleep and have great feedback from their patients? ... (12 replies)
... Wow, yours was definitely more intense than mine. I had a distal chevron osteotomy for both my bunions (I have one on each side). I think it's one of the most common types of WB surgery done, but since I have very thin/fragile bones, I really can't put any weight on it otherwise I risk breaking the osteotomy. I should be in a sneaker by 8 weeks and my normal footwear (flats)... (39 replies)
... I'm glad you're feeling better Rainabow. They gave me an antibiotic prior to the surgery, but I didn't have to take one after the surgery like you. I first developed a bunion at about age seven, which was made worse by my activities and tight shoes which stressed the toe joint. ... (39 replies)
... has anyone else had this done at such a young age and what excersises will we need to do with her? ... (20 replies)
... I had bunion surgery done last fall, at age 63. My bunions were pretty bad, but not as bad as yours. ... (16 replies)
... up shoes, so even from that early age I had problems. Over the years my right foot has improved through doing foot and toes exercises, but my left foot has always been weak. ... (15 replies)
... I am not in a position to give a direct answer as to whether the surgery caused your problem, but can tell you that years ago, I had bunion surgery and I would say maybe a year two ago, I noticed that two of my toes were starting to cross over. ... (3 replies)
... I have a bunion that decided to grow back... ... (0 replies)
... I can tell things are getting worse and that's why I decided to see the doctor. Honestly I went with the 1st surgery 10 years ago because I knew as we age it's harder to bounce back. ... (11 replies)
... Since I live in northern Michigan, and the surgery is in the winter, I know I'll be homebound for "awhile." Thanks for responding, I appreciate it. ... (13 replies)
... For those contemplating PTT surgery I would really think things through. It is a difficult surgery. ... (13 replies)
Bunion Surgery
Mar 21, 2013
... did steroid injections. These measures helped, but eventually, I needed surgery to "clean out the arthritic joints". I visited that Dr. ... (6 replies)


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