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... I'm definitely going to try the tub and towel exercises. As for zumba, I tried it once and never again. I think it had more to do with the instructor than the class itself. She knew 5 of us had never done it but she just plowed right ahead without any instructions for the moves or any help at all really. Luckily I remembered some moves from my Buns of Steel and Tae Bo... (11 replies)
... ear the big toe area. My incision is healing but I figured it would heal completely within 3 to 4 weeks. There's still a bit more healing to do right where the bunion was. How long did your incision take to heal completely? ... (11 replies)
Bunion surgery
Feb 2, 2012
... Well, withut knowing what exact procedure you had, it's very hard to say where you should be at this point. From your description of a bump on top the toe joint and pain in certain shoes it would seem that you didn't have a true bunion but rather a bump caused by hallux limitus (aka turf toe, runner's toe, tennis toe ) and very common in women who wear high heels. The... (2 replies)

... and surgery to correct a curly toe with pin in place. The pin in my little toe was removed yesterday. ... (0 replies)
... Thanks for the advise about massaging. I will now do it more often as well as the toe excercising. I have 4 wedding in the upcoming year & I have no idea what type of shoe to wear to them. Fullersloane (4 replies)
... Congrats and welcome to the road of recovery post bunion surgery. It will take quite a long time for your toe to go back to the "normal" state and strength. ... (4 replies)
... Hi cg71, The recovery really depends on the type of procedure you have. For example, a Chevron is usually be faster than a Scarf which in turns is faster than a Lapidus. However, not only the type of procedure, but also your age, health condition, post op care etc will play a role in your recovery as well. I had Scarf done and I remember I put on sneakers at 6 weeks to... (1 replies)
... ometimes it takes time and patience. 10 weeks post op is not very long. I was not really comfortable walking in my SNEAKER at that point. You need to work on toe exercises and have some patience. ... (5 replies)
... Hi Rosal, take each day as it comes and dont over do it. I as back at the surgeon on Friday and at last I am finally allowed to weightbear on foot after 13 weeks, I have no swelling and can fit into my normal size shoes now, my foot is so much narrower and is looking good. I didn't have any physio but have been doing exercises to keep the joint supple just stretching and... (18 replies)
... I am 5 weeks post bunion osteotomy and tailors bunion on right foot. Doc wants me to start weight bearing. No pt or exercises given. He said don't bend toes for another 12 days. I am wearing a Darco post surgical shoe. It does not seem as if it is for heel walking. ... (18 replies)
... o fealt like your toe was foreign and numb. Today is actually much better than yesturday so I am hoping I finally turned the corner. My doctor didn't give me any exercises to do. I get my cast off in 12 days so I'll ask him then. ... (10 replies)
... My surgery was different in that I had a temporary pin on either side. ... (10 replies)
... Ditto PPs, are you doing your toe exercises? I don't think I was completely comfortable trying to curl my toe downwards on my own without the exercises until about 3-4 months post op. It takes time to get back to where you were pre-surgery. (4 replies)
... Were you given exercises to do? ... (4 replies)
... only been doing the bending up and down for about a week and so far the most ROM I can get is around 30 degrees. Of course it is early and I plan on pushing the exercises and possibly doing PT, but I was just wondering if you bunionectomy people could share what your final ROM results were after full healing. ... (0 replies)
... Yes, that's exactly the cause. Try to pay attention to how you walk and do it as properly as possible. Do stretching exercises for the hip too.'s going to need it. ... (5 replies)
... What kind of exercises are you doing as rehab? ... (6 replies)
... yep surgeon said i was okay to go back to the gym. But im not sure what to start off doing. im still finding it pretty difficult to walk, as having lots of pain in the toe joint. I wanted to get back to Bikram yoga...but not sure if the 37 deg heet will cause my foot to swell? (6 replies)
... At 12 weeks post op, I was cleared to do anything. Is this the case? You should ask your doctor. I started off by riding the stationary bike and swimming and then gradually working my way to using the eliptical and back to running. The eliptical and running took a long time to get back to where I was before surgery. I could also only do small increments of time - 10 minutes... (6 replies)
... I had my bunion surgeries last year, but from what I recall, my surgeon said I could swim and walk on the treadmill or elliptical. ... (6 replies)

Associated Tags: atrophy after bunion surgery, big toe, bunion, bunion surgery pain, bunion surgery recovery, bunionectomy post-op, curly toe, poor circulation in foot, swollen ankle

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