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... Hi Friendlee.. my recovery was 2 weeks off of work (I have a desk job) and another 1-2 weeks on crutches. After that it was a process of recovery, physical therapy.. about 3 months before I was walking "normally". I've had a difficult recovery though. My toe did NOT want to bend normally until about 9 months out no matter what I did. I also had a lot of scar tissue and had... (11 replies)
Bunion surgery
Jan 11, 2015
... a rod with a ball sticking out of the end of my toe, I wasn't told about that part an was quite a shock to see and still is so gross looking. I am wrapped right up to my knee and do have stitches below my knee that I can see an lord only knows where else. ... (3 replies)
... uld start to put pressure on the foot again as long as my boot was on, though at that time it was hard for me to imagine doing that! I could barely move my ankle up and down! ... (2 replies)

... I agree about the constipation part...anesthesia as well as narcotics adds to the problem, then I often hold off drinking during the day so I don't have to get up as much...not good for the constipation. Also liked what you said about keeping clean...I have to take my spit bath standing on one leg... ... (2 replies)
... The first four days out of surgery were not terrible. Not so much painful as a feeling of a lot of pressure and a throbbing. ... (2 replies)
... Hello mjt64, would love to read your follow-up. Where did you post it? cheers, onetreehill (17 replies)
... ly is a very good procedure, quick recovery and also minimally invasive in respect of work and lifestyle. mr. budgen and clinic staff are lovely and the care and follow up has been excellent. so nothing to worry about and well worth pursuing. ... (4 replies)
... will be straightened, and held in place by a steel screw or pin. The screw or pin will be removed about 6 months later. I go see the Dr again, next week, for a follow up consultation, I will have more details then. ... (7 replies)
... Hi Jenny, I had the same thing but it started sooner for me, about the third week. It was a reaction to the desolving stitches inside my foot. My body started fighting them to push them out which causes the festering that starts with a pus/pimple . I was told to soak my foot in (as hot a tub of water) as I could stand for three minutes,,,,,,then stick your foot in cold... (1 replies)
... I am 5 weeks out of bunion surgery on my left foot. ... (1 replies)
... It sounds like you don't have a very "involved" doctor. How many follow up appts have you had with his PA? ... (2 replies)
... I have toe splint but no other dressing. I have a follow up appointment at end of week 5 when I have been told will lose the Darco and can start to weight bear. ... (18 replies)
... I had to wait about 3 weeks before I got the okay from my doc to start exercises so just be patient. You can always ask him/her for an idea at your follow-up appointment. (8 replies)
... Below are the details of the bunion surgery March 29th on my right toe due to chronic pain. I was released from the doctor on May 25th. ... (14 replies)
... Sorry for the lack of communication recently. I am now 11 weeks post op and seem to be stuck in limbo. I had my follow up with the registra of a different consultant and felt he had no idea what he was talking about. ... (20 replies)
... AMN it felt GREAT to walk again, and to take a normal shower again! No more wearing a dressing to prevent it from getting wet and sitting down in the tub to prop up my leg and clean the foot carefully, etc. ... (50 replies)
... op appt he changed his mind to a bunion surgery only. My bunion was quite severe. ... (6 replies)
... Surgeon told me it looks good and can take up to six months to fully fuse. ... (15 replies)
... :mad::mad::mad::mad::mad: I am so angry, mad annoyed! :( The earliest appointment I can get to see my surgeon for my first follow up and -x-ray is in 3 weeks time and that is a total of 7 weeks post-op. I can't believe that. I should be walking FWB from week six, and start my toe exercises. I don't know if I should do it without an x-ray. I am so angry, I am so behind. ... (240 replies)
... I went to the docotors on Tuesday for a follow up, and he said that we need take tougher measures. ... (240 replies)


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