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... The reason many physicians do not perform the procedure is because it has a much higher failure rate than the typical bunion surgery. Many times, quick fixes are not the best fixes. ... (19 replies)
... It all depends on how bad your bunion is. ... (1 replies)
... I can say that I never had a bunion surgery, I have had several foot surgeries but not a bunion. If you do not take care of this now, you will have more problems later in life. ... (27 replies)

... first and second metatarsal is 5 degrees over and the degrees between first metatarsal and the phalange is 10 degrees over healthy. He also feels like a dorsal bunion was created during surgery and this jams my joint at every step. ... (4 replies)
... I am searching for a doctor to perform surgery on my hammer toe. Today I saw Dr. Moy as suggested by a friend. He is the fourth doctor that I have seen regarding my surgery. ... (73 replies)
... Stitcher..i had an extra 10 days with bandaging. at 3 weeks the doc went to take out the pin, but my family doc who took out the stitches bound it too tight, so curved part the doc is supposed to use to pull out the pin had been pushed back into the foot and healed over. so he had to cut my foot again to get at the pin. so another 10 days with a light tensor type bandage.... (5 replies)
... Hello Footsie, We are in about the same time frame, recovery wise. I had a Keller Bunionectomy and my Dr. did the same thing, wrapping my toe to help it heal in a certain position. He called it "splinting". At my 4 week visit last Tues. . he removed all bandages and instructed me on how to "exercise" my toe. Up/Ddown, 10X each position, one session a day. WOW, it... (5 replies)
... e back in on its own. i do still have a bit of swelling in toes, but i am worried that because the big toe has moved back and is touching 2nd toe, that maybe the surgery didnt work. my toes had been 'crossing', so i had to uncross them several times a day. ... (5 replies)
... I hope your foot heals really fast so you can get your corrective surgery soon! ... (15 replies)
... Hello, I have some really problem feet that have only gotten a LOT worse after surgery and I'd like to ask specifically if anyone has experienced something that occurred to me recently? ... (7 replies)
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... Where would I be if the surgery fails? ... (74 replies)
... I have one of the best doctors in Central Texas. I think he agonizes more on the outcome of the first surgery than I do. I'm 63 and have been a very active person all my life. I'm not sure what happened. I don't have osteoporosis, but I'm sure my bones are getting old. ... (162 replies)
... Hello, I have a pretty extensive history. I have had two bunion surgeries on my left foot and both were a failure in my opinion. I had my first one done is Aug of 2007, it was done by a POD and he did a lapidus procedure. ... (2 replies)
... and by the way, the podiatrist said, that in 20 years he's only seen a pin heal inside the foot 3 or 4 times. just my luck. (5 replies)
... are you wearing a toe spacer so big toe doesnt overlap the next toe in? I was given 2 big spacers and a little one and told they will be with me for a long time When Im wearing my sneakers i wear the smaller one, when im around the house or in my crocs i wear the larger one (5 replies)
... it sounds like your big toe should be where its at. try walking in gym shoes and if its ok with your dr, move that toe with your hands so it does not become stiff. (5 replies)
... I am wondering if anyone with bunions tried bunion regulator devices to possibly avoid surgery. ... (0 replies)
... mtp fusion of big toe for a bunion in dec. ... (2 replies)
... you would be allowed to weightbear soon after surgery but not a fusion! ... (5 replies)


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