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... Shoe inserts are the WORST things for you because they weaken the strength you should have in your legs from the hips on down and I speak from experience. I had such flat feet the one of them rolled in and I also had horrible bunions. ... (5 replies)
... How long will I be off work? ... (6 replies)
... I think it depends on the TYPE of foot surgery. I was back to work after two weeks with my recent implant surgery. Bunion surgery seems to take six to eight weeks. Other types of surgery I'm not sure of. ... (13 replies)

... I am meeting with my doctor on Monday to discuss surgery for a tailor's bunion. I am a teacher, and know that I will be off from work for at least a couple weeks. ... (3 replies)
... Okay so I am having bunion surgery 4 weeks this thursday on valentines day! How romantic! ... (4 replies)
... It really depends on your surgeon, some will see their patients at 1 week post op and some at 2. I had my bandages changed 2 days after surgery and again at 1 week post op. The bandages were removed at 2 weeks along with the stitches. ... (21 replies)
... It is 9 weeks now since my surgery on big toe and 3 others on my right foot. I can walk very slowly in sandals. I also drove on last Sunday for the 1st time. My foot gets very swollen and sore and I have to put it up to get the swelling down. I went back to work on Monday. ... (87 replies)
... I haven't written for a while because I wasn't in the greatest of moods. The infection cleared up eventually, I don't have an infection now, thankfully. Although, I do have a small scab that is taking a while to heal, but it looks much better now and isn't weeping. ... (240 replies)
Pin discomfort??
Nov 1, 2006
... I had a pin sticking out the end of my fused toe for 6weeks which came out with little pain and I have internal pins holding all the bunion work together. ... (19 replies)
... even though it was more time away from work initially, I felt that it would be less total time off than to have shorter recoveries from two different surgeries. ... (8 replies)
... I know I have LOTS of work to do as far as learning patience!yikes!! ... (32 replies)
... Thanks for the tips!! Lots of things I never would have thought of. ... (8 replies)
... Definately stock up on books, magazines, movies and maybe even crossword puzzles and a crossstitch or two! I have a laptop computer, so that helped me alot. I had bunions removed on both feet at the same time in January, so crutches only helped me keep my balance. I couldn't really use them to help me get around. ... (8 replies)
Bunion Be Gone!
Nov 26, 2003
... and was off work for 3 months..there is no way I could have gone back to work prior to 2 months..but, I had the time so took the entire 3 months off..and I am glad that I did. ... (5 replies)
... Okay, I just found out this week that I do, in fact, have bunions on both sides of both feet. I'm just now researching exactly what they are and what the solutions for them are. ... (14 replies)
... I had bunion surgery on September 27th and so far I feel great. I had the bunion shaved off my left foot and a screw inserted to hold the bone together. It wasn't a major problem for me, I mainly did it for cosmetic reasons. ... (12 replies)
... Well, I am 8 weeks post bunion surgery... And was wondering if others are still having horrible pain when trying to wear a shoe? ... (4 replies)
... The coldness may be due to the clotting of the blood due to less activity. Exercises can be done only after the foot gets healed. You can start with the manipulation exercises which will help in the movement of the toes. ... (19 replies)
... I'm 3 weeks post bunion osteotomy and tailors bunion ostotomy on left foot. ... (19 replies)
... your in a splint type thing, then when you see your doctor for the post op you go into the boot. I wore sweat pants and pj pants a lot. I barely wore jeans, they made me feel fat and I could see my toned calf vs the skinny one. ... (12 replies)

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