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... Hi Everyone - Tomorrow I will be 8 weeks post bunion surgery (akin bunionectomy + austin osteotomy). I'm happy to report that on day 53 I was able to walk 3.3km outside, and on day 54 I walked 4.9km on a snowy trail (uneven terrain). It's going quite well overall, but I do have a couple of questions: 1) How long will swelling stick around? My foot feels pretty good,... (1 replies)
... using the Scarf Akin procedure. I have read so many stories that put fear into me while I was waiting for my surgery that I thought I would post what, to date, has been a positive experience. ... (2 replies)
... I am having bunion surgery done next friday and I was just wondering would you say I should still get it done? ... (1 replies)

... It really depends on your surgeon, some will see their patients at 1 week post op and some at 2. I had my bandages changed 2 days after surgery and again at 1 week post op. The bandages were removed at 2 weeks along with the stitches. ... (21 replies)
... So i had bunion surgery on Thrusday, 11-5, on both feet. I believe the doc did a chevron-akin procedure. They say i have to wear this bandage for 2 weeks, shouldn't it be changed sooner? I'm also supposed to go back to work on Monday...not sure if i'll be able to. How many of yall were able to go back to work in a week? I can't be off work to much longer. Also i would just... (21 replies)
... Hi there, i'm so glad that I found this blog. I'm 1 week post op bunion scarf/akin surgery. So far so good. The first 48 hours after the anestic blcok wore off was painful, however, pain since then has been bearbale, ibroprofen and paracetomal seem to work. I'm alreay able to put weight on foot. Get my bandabges removed next Friday (2 wks post op). Swelling seems to be worst... (50 replies)
... Before the surgery the big toe was 'pushing' the remainder toes to the right. ... (0 replies)
... Hi, y'all. I am having an Austin and Akin bunion surgeries on one of my feet in 3 weeks. I'm having it done at a clinical research center and will be staying overnight for 2 nights. ... (1 replies)
... The problem in the US is that bunion surgery has very little monetary return for most orthopaedic surgeons which is why they , for lack of better words, "pawn" it off to podiatrists. ... (2 replies)
Bunion surgery?
Dec 14, 2014
... Hi Dan, thanks for the post. I had a bunionectomy with akin osteotomy on Friday, the 12th. It's encouraging to hear a good result on these boards. I feel like my surgery went well. I am still on pain meds but the meds are keeping the pain down to a tolerable level and I'm hoping to be off the pain meds in the next day or two. ... (3 replies)
... How's it going for you by now? (2 replies)
... I had bunion surgery also along with a lot more surgeries. I didn't have a lot of pain from the bunion area thank God. My pain came from other areas. Foot surgery is something else. It has been 6 month since I had my surgery and I have good day and bad day. It will take a 12 to 18 months for my foot to fully recover. ... (2 replies)
... foot hell, I then have surgery on my right foot to look forward to. ... (2 replies)
Bunion recurrence
Mar 26, 2014
... rays says that the bunion is coming back. Has anyone had revision bunion surgery and how did it go? ... (5 replies)
... an Akin procedure. I was in cast until last week and have managed a tennis type shoe and a sandal on so far. ... (3 replies)
... Hi, I had both feet done Chevron Akin procedure and was able to walk like a pingouin the same day but feet up 95% of the time, used crutches 2 or 3 days, i had no pain at all and had bandages only, K wires was used for holding the bones for 6 weeks, because i work in an aircraft hangar i was off work for 3 months, going back the 26 of january, wire removal was painless, ( like... (4 replies)
... Xchannellex Strange your doctor did not mention what to do post op, what type of bunionectomy did you get, i got both feet done the 25th of october, it was the Akin/Chevron procedure, i am getting my bandages removed tuesday than i should know what the next step will be, i have been lucky, i did not have any pain at all. (3 replies)
... I had a double scarf akin procedure 5 weeks ago weds and the bandages come off next Monday. ... (0 replies)
... I am in the UK and am 12 days post op now for scarf akin osteotomy and had them both done at the same time. It has been relatively pain free, frustrating is the main word I would use to descrive my recovery! ... (19 replies)
... Hello, I wonder what procedure you had. I am nine weeks after a bilateral scarf akin bunion op and I don't know if acupuncture would help, but I have had great results in reducing the swelling, which hasten the healing, with acupuncture. ... (4 replies)


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