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... My daughter is getting double bunion surgery. I am hoping to get as many tips as possible to be prepared. ... (3 replies)
... hour surgery ended up being 8 hours. I've written posts about the healing process from my perspective which you should be able to see under old posts. ... (13 replies)
... Hey Devkid! Just wanted to say great advice, which applies to whether you're 27 or 77! I can totally relate to all your points. I'm 2nd week now & the time has draggggged, even tho I have books, mags, laptop, & various hand projects @ my elbow. The most exciting things that happen all day is getting up & down to bathroom....puhleeze! But what can we say...we must all... (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)
... After many years of pain from my bunions decided to get them fixed. I was terrified after reading all the posts. I found a Dr. who does minimally invasive surgery which will get me back to dancing . Yes, get a second opinion. ... (8 replies)
... I have 2 screws that will stay inside my foot. The surgery went great and I have been in very little pain. I only have taken a few pain meds. I have been walking in a surgical boot since leaving the hospital. ... (6 replies)
... Hello, I had bunion surgery,bilateral osteotomy 2 days ago. I am now in bed most of the time. When do I take my bandage off for the first time? ... (3 replies)
... that can be used in place of ice packs after bunion surgery? ... (1 replies)
... I am now 11 weeks post bunionectomy and I am also having top of the foot pain which worsens with walking. I was told to ice, take 200 mg of Advil 3 times a day and limit the activity for my foot. The pain seemed to almost go away and now it is back. I have a PT appointment in 3 days. I am wondering how you are doing and whether or not you started PT. thanks. (4 replies)
... using the Scarf Akin procedure. I have read so many stories that put fear into me while I was waiting for my surgery that I thought I would post what, to date, has been a positive experience. ... (2 replies)
... news from the doctor said that surgery wasn't necessary unless it got to the point that it affected daily activities. I'm 21 almost 22 yrs. old. I truely do hope that my advice helps... ... (3 replies)
... for the cutting of my bunion. According to my doc, my bunion was not too bad but due to it pressing against my nerves, it has been giving me a lot of grieve the past years. ... (18 replies)
... I had bunion surgery 10 months ago and still in the recovery mode. grr. I wanted to let you know that my foot was bruised a lot, too. ... (7 replies)
... Ditto previous poster. You could potentially have swelling from 6 months to a year after foot surgery (bunion surgery?). Ice and elevation work as well as advil. I also eat lots of anti-inflammatory foods such as berries, whole grains and nuts. Your foot has had a lot of trama and it takes a while for it to get back to normal, unfortunately patience seems like the thing you... (2 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)
... I recently had tailer bunion surgery and am not experiencing any of the symptoms. ... (2 replies)
... I had my bunion surgery performed on April 8 of this year. I also have two screws placed in my big toe. ... (24 replies)
... and my foot swells, then it feels like there is a rubber band wrapped tight around the base of my 2nd and 3rd toes. That is when I jump in the chair and put the ice on it. Occasionally I will take 2 Advil. I do have some numbness around the surgical site, but I haven't noticed the pulsing and pain that Rightie describes. ... (14 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)
... I also use a lot of ice on the foot. Good luck! ... (7 replies)


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