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... I guess it depends what you mean by sensible. My sense is that you can wear high heels on special occasions, but most of the time you'll want to be in flats or low heels, and you will definitely want to stay away from pointy toes or tight shoes that might aggravate your foot and possibly cause the bunion to come back. ... (9 replies)
... I hope it helps you in your decision an helps you in your recovery. I'll add info from time to time. Feel free to comment or add anything if you wish. Everyone has a different experience but my only goal here is to share what I know. ... (0 replies)
... I had surgery performed by a podiatrist and am very happy with the result. ... (12 replies)

... Many people on these boards have had complex or more involved procedures and have time to talk about the things they are experiencing or ask questions because there may be a lot of down time with foot surgery. ... (5 replies)
... I've been meaning to get back to you for awhile now, but anyways, here I am. As far as choosing between a podiatrist and orthopedic surgeon, I would say an ortho and one who specializes in the foot and ankle. That is just my opinion. ... (9 replies)
... I know exactly the internet ad you are referring to. I was also impressed by his web site. Don't be duped by it though. A good doctor does not need to advertise on the internet. He is making a great ad for himself so he can get more patients and make more money. ... (13 replies)
... PLEASE!!! Use an OS for this operation. Mark Myerson at Mercy Hospital in Baltimore is probably one of the best. I had both bunions removed by a podiatrist and the second operation was a disaster. I have to wear special orthotics to compensate for the poor "carpentry". I can share more details. ... (17 replies)
... and there are no guarantees, but you're likely to get good results with a skilled and experienced podiatrist or orthopedic surgeon. ... (17 replies)
... What was the severity of your bunion and did you have a simple surgery done with realighnment of the joint and removal of the bump and pins etc or did you have a more elaborate surgery performed. Sorry for all the questions...... ... (9 replies)
... both my Dr. and the local ortho office turned him down and referred him to a sports medicine facility an hour's drive from home. He had his surgery done by a sports Dr. ... (9 replies)
... Hi Great!!! Thanks!! That does not sound so bad... So about a week recovery... thanks CJ.. (15 replies)
... My surgery history is long. In October 2001, I had bilateral bunion surgery performed by a podiatrist. The bunions came back within a year. ... (15 replies)
... rtant element. I drove after I think 4 weeks. The problem with driving before that is I had a really hard time putting my feet down for more than just a minute or two because the blood would flow there really rapidly and throb like crazy. ... (6 replies)
... I am sorry to hear that you had bad results from your bunion surgery and I understand your need to vent. I can relate because I have had bad results from bunion surgery on both feet twice with 2 different surgeons. ... (61 replies)
... Podiatrist or Orthopedic surgeon? ... (8 replies)
... I have seen two podiatrists and one orthopedic surgeon. I have Morton's neuroma in both of my feet. I have had cortisone injections and wear custom orthotics. ... (8 replies)
... I would not be willing to spend that kind of money if I were you and I speak from experience. I had bunion surgery years ago and also had hammertoes taken care of by an orthopedic surgeon. ... (6 replies)
... I had a severe bunion, which I chose to have surgically corrected by a pediatric orthopedic surgeon. ... (2 replies)
... I had a big bunion also that was killing me so I had a big surgery in June 2007. Firstly, if you have'nt done it yet, you may want to go out and get a silicone gel wedge to go between your big toe and your second toe. ... (9 replies)
... bunion surgery this week. I"ve had it looked at before by a Podiatrist, and his advise was to wait till I couldnt stand it any more...because frankly it is a very big bunion, but it didnt really hurt . ... (9 replies)


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