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... Hi, it's great to read stories from people who have had the surgery and are now in the recovery stage. I had a double bunionectomy last Thursday and was not sure what to expect. I seem to be able to hobble around on the crutches and the pain is not too bad. ... (8 replies)
... This is a common complaint from people who have had foot surgeries. ... (3 replies)
... yes please, keep writing. I am in Calgary, Alberta Canada and they dont do the minimally invasive surgery here, they do do it in TOronto, Ontario but i would have to get a hotel. The podiatrist here says i should go with the older surygery and would thereofore need two separate surgeries and separate recoveries! ... (19 replies)

... My chevron bunion surgery was May 28th and I had the exact same thing as you describe. The first five days were bad, pain, tingling, weird painful muscle spasms. ... (3 replies)
... and they said it was just to hold it together until my bones heal and most of the time the hardware begins to bother people and cause pain and I will not need them after my bones heal. My swelling has improved and I have not had pain medicine for two days. ... (21 replies)
... Thankyou Minx, glad you said that you are glad that you got both done because ive heard so many bad reports from other people who have had both feet done. ... (4 replies)
... Hi all, I posted a while ago to get your opinions on whether or not to proceed with having my bunion "fixed." Well I have since met with the doctor, and am scheduled for surgery on August 26th. ... (8 replies)
... I am interested to read responses from those who have had surgery on both feet. I have read on this board that people do have surgery on both feet at the same time and I have wondered how they are able to walk at all after their surgery. ... (7 replies)
... Hi, I've been on this site a lot trying to help me cope with my bilateral bunionectomy, and i feel i have to share my conerns. ... (4 replies)
... so much seems impossible. There is no recognition, so constantly I feel like a social pariah whose incapacities are due to personal rather than medical failings. People don't know what my feet are like unless I take my shoes off and show them. Then they get it to an extent. But still not really. ... (9 replies)
... I found these messages really helpful as I was getting ready for my bunion surgery and I thought I'd share my experience as well. ... (0 replies)
... I had surgery on my left foot on Nov. 30th, 2010. I am in my 5th week of recovery. My surgery was similar to what they do for bunion surgeries, but I did not have large bunions. ... (15 replies)
... I've had several foot reconstructive surgeries in the last 10 yrs. ... (28 replies)
1st anniversary.
Mar 20, 2009
... I think people reading through these boards need to hear good surgery outcome stories because so many of these posts are from people who have had less than optimal outcomes. It is true that after going through so much misery, you don't take anything for granted. ... (9 replies)
... bunion surgery this week. I"ve had it looked at before by a Podiatrist, and his advise was to wait till I couldnt stand it any more...because frankly it is a very big bunion, but it didnt really hurt . ... (9 replies)
... I hope I can get some advice from those who have had a similar problem. ... (5 replies)
... DL, that is all GREAT news, I am very happy for you. I take it from reading your story about going out that no one stepped on you or you lost your balance, that's really good. ... (240 replies)
... but only wearing the surgical shoes which did not allow my toes to bend. If your doctor okays it and your bathroom is nearby, you may not need to be carried. ... (17 replies)
... I can totally relate to how you're feeling. I was so scared about it that I wanted to back out many times before I eventually had it done. Since then, the surgery and recovery have gone much better than I ever thought they would. ... (9 replies)
... f the bunions, the extensiveness of the surgery, and how conservative your Dr. is. Then there's how your body reacts and heals. I recommend that everyone having surgery have a very frank discussion with their Dr. about what he thinks you can expect, as well as what you need and expect. I say this because my Dr. ... (8 replies)

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