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... I hope your surgery went well. I understand the situation with the woman saying toe surgery was the most painful thing. Actually, I have a friend who had a bunion surgery corrected by the doctor who is doing mine. Her was pretty well cosmetic because she wanted a straighter toe. Now she has pain. ... (162 replies)
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... I've had 4 foot surgeries, the last one a fusion of the big toe joint with a plate and 3 screws. I have never, ever had pain from any of them and have never taken pain pills for more than 3 days after. Hope that helps. ... (7 replies)

Fusion of Big Toe
Jul 26, 2010
... and I'm having another one on Thursday to try and correct the problem. My surgery was in April 2008 and I was out of the boot the last week of August. Roughly 5 months. These surgeries take a long time to heal. ... (162 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Jul 23, 2010
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Fusion of Big Toe
Jul 19, 2010
... hoping to prolong surgery decisions. How did you do with the hip graft, etc. I hope you have something encouraging to say, as the posts I am reading are terrifying. ... (162 replies)
... Sorry no one has answered you but the proceedure they did on you is reletivly new and if I'm not mistaken I believe it's called the "Tight Rope" proceedure. You are the first I've seen here to have had it. I wondered if there were any cons with this surgery. ... (4 replies)
... Haven't been watching my post for a while but hopefully you get my answer. My ortho when he did my successful right foot use 2 screws and set the toe at a good walking angle. The incision was from the side of the toe. ... (19 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Oct 31, 2009
... My toe saga started in 1999 with a bad bunion surgery actually 2 bunion surgeries by a Podiatrist leaving me with a toe that stuck up in the air and arthritis. I finally had funion which included bone graft, plate, and screws. I am 9 weeks post op and still have pain when I walk with my walker. ... (162 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Oct 30, 2009
... I'm going in next Friday to have a nerve removed from the 2nd toe. My big toe did not fuse properly but I'm having more pain with the nerve in the 2nd toe than the big toe. I just finished playing 9 holes of golf with my husband and had no pain in the big toe. I usually have night nerve pain. ... (162 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Oct 29, 2009
... I need to have my big toe fused ... some day ... ... (162 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Oct 25, 2009
... Sometimes it felt I was alone with my pain, but after reading some of the post I know that is not the case. I first had bunion surgery in 2001 which was done by a Podiatrist. When I set up by appointment I told him that I had a mild case of cerebral palsy, but he said it did not matter. ... (162 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Aug 17, 2009
... I am 24 yrs old and when I was 17 I had bunion surgery on both feet. ... (162 replies)
... is not a bunion. The surgeries for the two are different. What is the name of the procedure you were supposed to have and the one you actually had? ... (19 replies)
... yes, I have 2 screws. One small one (stainless steel) in my big toe (the 2nd bone from the tip of the toe) and one larger one (titanium) holding the fusion in my midfoot (1st metatarsal to the bone directly toward the ankle). (11 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)
... hi john. my toe was fused nov 2006. ialso have arthtis in the toe. i cant wait until the hardware is removed if it has indeed fused. the only way the dr can tell if it fused is by a cat scan. nothing else will show it. linda, the only reason i had bunion surgery was because i was in so much pain. ... (22 replies)
... I am really feeling squeamish about this, but I am tired of my bunion hurting and my big toe going numb after walking around for just an hour or two. ... (22 replies)
Toe fusion???
Feb 18, 2007
... continued to get worse. A year ago they operated again, breaking the toe, rotating it and turning it up a bit. Well it turns out, it has been turned up too much. Enough to cause pain in EVERYTHING I do. ... (7 replies)
... Hi! First, I want to welcome you to this board, it is a great place for support and encouragement. So, do you know what type of surgery you are going to be having? ... (6 replies)

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