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... op experiences, so I wanted to share my own story as well for others who are researching. ... (3 replies)
... what type of surgery did you have? ... (17 replies)
... I know what you mean about the boot being heavy. When I went to the doc yesterday, they told me that the hosp had given me the wrong kind of boot. ... (7 replies)

... I only wear the boot when I'm up. After week 1, my doc said put a little weight on the foot, while using the crutches. ... (7 replies)
... and there was some cartilidge damage they are trying to grow back. i was two weeks with crutches and the "ski boot". now i have a canvas shoe with a rigid sole and velcro straps. ... (1 replies)
... Your posting said you had a bunion removal 2 years ago for your left foot, was this operation for your R foot a lot different in operation procedure than the L foot? ... (41 replies)
... By the end of my shift, depending what my assignment is, it can be difficult to walk and very uncomfortable. Unfortunately our numbers this winter are the highest they have every been. ... (6 replies)
... the purple color of your feet is unsightly but it's normal and nothing to worry about. My surgeon also said that many people "turn a corner" and see considerable improvement and feel more optimistic after 3 weeks. ... (10 replies)
... I was so glad when I opened my e mail this morning and saw that you had responded. I don't mind your complaining at all as I to am complaining and for good reason! I am 8 weeks post op now and I don't really see much improvement. ... (20 replies)
... I am 10 days post op. ... (20 replies)
... I am 10 days post op. ... (5 replies)
... I mean, is it like back to feeling normal? ... (151 replies)
... which I wear anytime I walk for the first 6 weeks, so I have not had crutches. The only time I had what I would call excruciating pain was the night of the surgery. ... (14 replies)
... no weight on it at all. After 1 month, he only had me rotating my ankle and wiggling my toes, and walking in my boot as I was able. ... (14 replies)
... Jane, you are absolutely right that it is unsafe to drive with the surgical boot. Knock on wood, if one gets into an accident, we sure know who the guilty party is when you step out of the car, big foot! ... (87 replies)
... I was awake through most of the surgery, chatting away with the doctors and nurses, was in recovery for 20 min, my boyfriend took me out to breakfast, then we went home. This whole time I was putting light weight on the "shoe" they sent me home in, my foot in a bandage and ace bandage. ... (13 replies)
... I had the boot, too, but if I was just laying around resting and elevating, I didn't have to wear it. So, when I iced I had the boot off and iced with a bag of peas. ... (7 replies)
... hi all. it is 5 weeks and 2 days post op for me. when the doc 'wrapped' the foot first few weeks, he had the bandages deliberately set to hold the big toe away from the foot, and he said it would eventually move back in on its own. ... (5 replies)
... had this happened earlier in my recovery. I had a double bunionectomy on the right foot. No hammer toe problem, just the "traditional" bunion on the big toe side and a wicked bunionette on the little toe side. ... (40 replies)
... for a tight gastroc muscle. Right foot...hammertoe surgery for a rigid toe where the cartilage and some bone on both sides of the joint are removed. ... (40 replies)


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