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... Hello, This board has been so helpful. I really appreciate all of your answers. I am now almost two weeks post op for above surgery. ... (2 replies)
... My first experience with stitches and their removal was last June after double bunion surgery on my right foot. The removal didn't hurt, but he did tug. I would suggest you not look if you get quesey. My most important advice is to not walk too much after the removal. ... (2 replies)
Bunion surgery
Jan 22, 2016
... Yes, I have a bad Keloid scar on the top of my foot and he wants to cut out the scar tissue and as long as he is cutting me, he would take out the screws and plate. I also have a very long large screw that was put in there to hold up my arch. As the bone is completely healed he said the hardware has done its job. ... (5 replies)

Bunion surgery
Jan 22, 2016
... I had the same Lapidus bunion surgery 6 years ago on my other foot and it healed very nicely. By six months I was running and my foot was totally healed and lovely. When you talk about the "hardware removal" are you saying you may have to get the screws taken out of your foot? ... (5 replies)
... They've been bothering me for about a year, so I finally met with my foot surgeon last month and he agreed it was time to take them out. He normally leaves them in, but if they are bothersome for any reason, he will remove them. ... (9 replies)
... After many years of pain from my bunions decided to get them fixed. I was terrified after reading all the posts. I found a Dr. who does minimally invasive surgery which will get me back to dancing . Yes, get a second opinion. ... (8 replies)
... I had hammertoe and had two toes fused. I wanted to let you know that you don't have to waist your energy on worrying about the pin removal. I was really worried about that also. ... (20 replies)
... It does feel good to have them out, funnily our recovery and previous recovery sounds identical. I did have an infection 3. ... (240 replies)
... I was never in pain from the day of my surgery, but I did experience intense aching and throbbing, but never any pain. ... (240 replies)
... and involves local topical injection of numbing medication, and small incision and removal of screw by hand. Two or three stitches, tops. ... (2 replies)
... ray and sure enough, it was the screw that was causing the pain. So...yesterday, I had surgery to remove the screw. She did it as outpatient surgery in the OR under local anesthetic. I must say, that was the most incredible pain I have ever felt!! The shots to numb the foot were BRUTAL!! ... (6 replies)
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... Hi I'm glad I came across this site. I had bunion surgery six weeks ago by a highly recommended orthopedic surgeon. ... (9 replies)
... ower to not have to have them taken out!! I am glad you are feeling ok....I am kinda surprised you aren't able to work. I really hope I won't need to miss alot of work if I do have the screws taken out! And the thought of the blue shoes again..................YUCK! Take care! ... (44 replies)
... I'm doing pretty good.Still in the big blue shoe.I called the Doctor today and he said he put return to work on the 16th on my disability form.I also have my stitches out that day and will finally be able to wear a regular shoe and drive.The pain was only bad the night of surgery and part of the next day. ... (44 replies)
Bunion surgery
Jan 22, 2016
... In August I had a major surgery on my foot that included a lapidus bunionectomy. I am still working on finding some sort of new normal in my foot. Once you get your stitches out, make sure to start scar message right away. ... (5 replies)
... is tomorrow late afternoon. My hubby will come home a bit earlier and drives me to see her. Her clinic is about 20 minutes by highway from my home at the other end of the town. ... (41 replies)
... Hi stitches, good luck on that surgery I will certainly have you in my prayers! I finally started therapy buy I alternate every Tuesday. One week my foot the next is my shoulder. ... (4 replies)
... Sounds like you had similar surgery to mine. My surgery was performed on March 23. I am seven weeks post op. I had metatarsals on toes 2, 3, 4 shortened, big toe straightened, toes 2, 3, were fused. ... (20 replies)
... Hi, I'm new to this particular board but having had surgery for my neuroma in 04' my surgeon also said what they all seem to be saying, "That's the biggest one I've seen!. ... (25 replies)


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