... union. I go back to doctor tomorrow for my 8 week check up. I'm still totally NWB. It's been tough but hopefully the end is in sight. I'm glad your surgery went well! ... (17 replies)
... op, and can honestly say it wasn't that bad. My bunion was moderately severe, with the second toe affected and general metatarsal discomfort radiating to the outer ankle. ... (17 replies)
... My OS said I have too much mobility in the feet and hence the return of the bunions after the first surgery 21 yrs ago. ... (8 replies)
... There are a lot of variations of bunion surgery. These care vary from walking the day off surgery to not walking for 8 weeks. I will assume you had a typical head procedure with a screw. ... (8 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)
... in fact I was ahead of the game, but I experience what feels like very sensitive nerve pain along the inside of my foot, under the area of this rod and where the bunion use to be. It is so sensitive to the slightest touch and a lightly gauze wrap. I also feel on and off numbness in the great toe. ... (1 replies)
... in fact I was ahead of the game, but I experience what feels like very sensitive nerve pain along the inside of my foot, under the area of this rod and where the bunion use to be. It is so sensitive to the slightest touch and a lightly gauze wrap. I also feel on and off numbness in the great toe. ... (3 replies)
... I had bunion surgery last March with screw fixation on all five toes right foot. Last week I had all of the screws removed under local anesthetic. ... (0 replies)
... you had arthrodesis which the entire joint was removed and pin used to fixate for a period of time to correct your hammertoe. If that is the case, the possible complications of that is floating toe and rigidity. ... (18 replies)
... severe a bunion at all. ... (15 replies)
... How severe is the bunion?
Healing for any bone cuts is always 6 weeks.
These things vary for many many reasons.
If one breezes through, then full weight bearing will happen at 6/7 weeks. (15 replies)
... the foot so that the tiny blood vessels can heal. I looked up Neuroma and it seems the surgical area contains very small blood vessels, nerves, and muscles and complications can occur. It is not so simple. ... (20 replies)
... my doctor hadn't even noticed it until I pointed it out to him when he was going over possible complications from surgery and mentioned scarring and asked if I had a tendency to scar badly. He took one look at it and said, "okay, you don't scar. ... (2 replies)
... oot elevated a lot of the time indoors because I find it swells too much otherwise and gives me pain. Gradually though I am needing to do this less and less. The swelling gets worse throughout the day so I tend to spend the whole evening with my foot up on the couch. ... (5 replies)
... years ago. The bunion required two screws for the repair and the rigid hammertoe had a portion of the joint removed. I recovered from the surgery without complications except that the foot still has pain, swelling and inflamation. There is no infection or stress fracture. ... (20 replies)
... I'm 25 and had bunion surgery one year ago. I healed very well but the recovery process is lengthy no matter how old you are. ... (8 replies)
... e Show And Walked For One And A Half Hours In Nyc With No Problems With My Left Foot. I Had A Great Surgeon Who Is A Podiatrist And I Feel Very Fortunate That My Surgery Went So Well. I Have A Slight Scar But I Dont Mind It. ... (5 replies)
... fastest way to fix them. However, they only started to hurt last year, and that's when I finally went to see a podiatrist. He recommended surgery now to not only fix the problem now, but to also prevent further complications in the future. ... (6 replies)
... irst off, I want to say how much I've learned from hanging out here, and I thank you all. This board has been a great resource for me as I've prepared for my 3rd bunion surgery. Yes, I have only two feet, but they both have to be redone. ... (19 replies)
... months. I had lots of swelling with my left foot so I had to buy big shoes to wear. It took over six months for me to get back into ALL my shoes, that includes heals, etc. ... (8 replies)