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Bunion surgery
Oct 29, 2007
... No breaking and realigning the bone or anything like that? ... (2 replies)
... I had severe bunion corrections. SEVERE! ... (9 replies)
... Hi Great!!! Thanks!! That does not sound so bad... So about a week recovery... thanks CJ.. (15 replies)

... My surgery history is long. In October 2001, I had bilateral bunion surgery performed by a podiatrist. The bunions came back within a year. ... (15 replies)
... mnags and I had surgery the same day! ... (5 replies)
... Having podiatrist do procedure. Now I'm having reservations that it's not an orthopedic surgeon and that the recovery on both feet is to much. ... (1 replies)
... years ago I started having pain in the ball of my foot, behind my toes. I went to an orthopedic surgeon, he put me in orthodics and told me I would eventually need to seriously look at surgery on both feet. ... (7 replies)
... an Orthopedic Surgeon who specializes in feet....or a Podiatrist who specializes in bunions? ... (5 replies)
... I had surgery performed by a podiatrist and am very happy with the result. ... (12 replies)
... because I would not have to pay for it. I had thought that someone who specializes in feet might be a better option, but I think I did make the best choice. The podiatrist recommended an option that I believe would have been temporary at best. I would have still had to have had the fusion at a later date. ... (12 replies)
... additional procedure is usually required ie akin osteotomy to better align your toes after the bunion osteotomy. This sounded like malpractice but unfortunately you need evidence to go that route. ... (6 replies)
... I've been meaning to get back to you for awhile now, but anyways, here I am. As far as choosing between a podiatrist and orthopedic surgeon, I would say an ortho and one who specializes in the foot and ankle. That is just my opinion. ... (9 replies)
... What was the severity of your bunion and did you have a simple surgery done with realighnment of the joint and removal of the bump and pins etc or did you have a more elaborate surgery performed. Sorry for all the questions...... ... (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... ... (9 replies)
... PLEASE!!! Use an OS for this operation. Mark Myerson at Mercy Hospital in Baltimore is probably one of the best. I had both bunions removed by a podiatrist and the second operation was a disaster. I have to wear special orthotics to compensate for the poor "carpentry". I can share more details. ... (17 replies)
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... orthopedic surgeon available. Perhaps you can ask friends for referrals. A local medical university might be able to advise you as well. ... (5 replies)
... you need to consult a Podiatrist or Orthopedic surgeon to see what your options are. They are the only ones who can tell you about surgical options. ... (12 replies)
... I had a bunionectomy and osteotomy in early april. I did not need a referral for a Podiatrist so I just made an appointment in December I think and went to see him. He recommended I get a second opinion even though my insurance didn't mandate it. ... (11 replies)
... I guess it depends what you mean by sensible. My sense is that you can wear high heels on special occasions, but most of the time you'll want to be in flats or low heels, and you will definitely want to stay away from pointy toes or tight shoes that might aggravate your foot and possibly cause the bunion to come back. ... (9 replies)




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