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... it wouldnt work and I would be back years later getting another surgery. I have done A LOT of research online about big toe fusion being the recommended type of surgery for my type of foot problem but I am nervous about the whole big toe fusion thing. ... (6 replies)
... wear heels again one day or just a regular women's work shoe which is usually pointed or snug at the toes. It still hurts to try them on. I am still only wearing flip flops and tennis shoes. Luckily, I am in FL where you can get away with flip flops all year! ... (21 replies)
... Hi Amberoo, if your surgery was in Dec 09 then it is still early. I had the big toe fused six months ago, and the incision is still a little sensitive. ... (24 replies)

... y basically just to be able to wear cute boots and heels with out hurting and my foot even starting hurting with flip flops after awhile, but any ways i had this surgery two days before last christmas, i so regret everyday for not getting a second opinion on getting it or other options.... ... (24 replies)
... My toes work well. I lost some mobility, but hypermobility was one of the reasons the bunion got so bad. ... (3 replies)
... I was still wearing the surgery shoe at two months per doctors orders, as well as a silicone spacer. ... (18 replies)
... op appt he changed his mind to a bunion surgery only. My bunion was quite severe. ... (6 replies)
... Totally, and as soon as I'm completely healed I plan on buying some comfy but stylish flip-flops. The only reason I don't wear them to begin with is because of the foolish appearance of my ginger feet, lol. :p I'll be back in this thread with my take on the operation. I've actually viewed a handful of bunionectomy and hammertoe surgeries. While that's likely to instill ... (50 replies)
... i had Lapidus on May 14/08. I did quite well the first while but things have reached a point and plateaued a bit. I was patial weightbearing immediatly in cast, and cast shoe, then at three weeks just a dressing and shoe, later just a toe spacer and the cast shoe until 7 weeks, at wich time could wear any shoes that I could fit. I am now 3 months post op and can really... (15 replies)
... My first bunion was a disaster in that I had to have two surgeries. ... (11 replies)
... i have to laugh when I thought that post surgery I would not have all of the SHOE SEARCH problems that I had with bunions. ... (23 replies)
Bunion Surgery
Jan 15, 2008
... weeks. It was not fun being on crutches and having to deal with the recovery aspects of surgery but I am so glad I finally went through with it. ... (11 replies)
... NLJ, I have the same chubby foot that you do! Looking down on it it doesn't look swollen but when sole to sole with the other foot, it is definitely thicker. I had my surgery on April 4 (so 7 months post-op now). The swelling has been like that since the summer but it has gone down considerably. I am a teacher and I wear pretty casual shoes so I only tried on my dress... (19 replies)
... rch 7th and I'm in more pain now than I was beforehand. I have a sharp pain that shoots through my foot under my big toe...I cannot fit into anything other than flip flops or sneakers and I was never sent to PT. The scars are horrible and have lumps of scar tissue along them... ... (13 replies)
... size down and they fit great now. I am 5 months post op. I am slowly getting into flip flops...I love em! But I cant wear them for long because I have a low arch. I bought dansko's and they were the best purchase I have ever made!!! ... (9 replies)
... accomodate the swelling. I chose fairly supportive ones, but I was able to find them in plain white. I doubt that you will be advised to spend a lot of time in flip flops too soon. By eight weeks I was able to wear SOME of my "regular" shoes including a good pair of sandals with adjustable straps. ... (9 replies)
... strap thong sandal or flip flops instead? ... (9 replies)
... Dr. is suggesting that I will wear orhtotics after surgery, as well, for most of the day but the up side is that I will be pain free in sandals, dress shoes and flip flops....He is really making me think twice now. I am 65 and he says this may never get any worse than it is now..... ... (17 replies)
... I got him to extend my PT for 2 more weeks. Thank God for flip flops and warm weather, that is the only thing helping me right now. ... (13 replies)
... A final complaint is that I still sometimes get pain when walking a lot, which is the reason why I got the surgery in the first place, so now I'm having second thoughts about getting my right foot fixed. ... (0 replies)


Associated Tags: big toe, bunionectomy post-op, high heels, joint fusion, lapidus

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