... I am having surgery to remove bilateral bunions from my right foot and the doctor will fuse some bones to stabilize my foot. ... (1 replies)
... Had bunion surgery 7 weeks ago and my big toe and instep is still very swollen. I still also get periods where I get bursts of sharp weird pain deep in my foot. Worrying! ... (4 replies)
... I had two chevron types of bunion surgeries on my left foot and one on my right while I was in High School. ... (24 replies)
... anxious at the end which led me to stop. I think for me, it was great when I had a lot of pain, but I felt the side effects more when the need for pain control decreased. ... (7 replies)
... op for bunion surgery and also had my peroneal tendon repaired on the outside of the ankle. ... (37 replies)
... I also used Vicodin after my bunion surgery. ... (14 replies)
... They are keeping me overnight to help with pain control. My grown daughter had surgery yesterday, she fell and fractured 7 bones in the top of her foot. ... (15 replies)
... What is average stressers to husband in my surgery wake. ... (1 replies)
... I am in the UK and am 12 days post op now for scarf akin osteotomy and had them both done at the same time. It has been relatively pain free, frustrating is the main word I would use to descrive my recovery! ... (19 replies)
... operatively I will have bandages and a surgical shoe so no casts have been mentioned. He mentioned a nerve block to control the pain as well. ... (3 replies)
... I had two chevron types of bunion surgeries on my left foot and one on my right while I was in High School. ... (20 replies)
... Don't be subjected to the negative influences of other people when deciding to have the surgery or not. People were telling me how aweful, terrible, how long the recovery was, how I would not walk for months, how this and how that.... ... (0 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)
... Hey DancingFeet,
Did you get the stictches out and the bandages off?? how is it looking? what are you feeling now??
My appt is on the 4th (feels like a life time away) keen to read how it went..
Is anyone else due have there first apt with the Dr. post op soon??
pain a little better today. thanks again for your tips. (wish i had heard of all those pain meds so I... (87 replies)
... I hope you are able to get it under control quickly. ... (87 replies)
... I had bunion surgery 5 weeks ago and I am just putting on a shoe. ... (18 replies)
... I had the bunionectomy in the left foot where they shave down the bunion and the reallign the toe.... ... (8 replies)
... I am 3 months post op. I had the bunion cut down and the main toe bone broken. I had two pins to hold the toe stable. The pins were not pushed through and sat on nerves inside my foot. ... (28 replies)
... Wmkcolors, When I stared walking from week six and for three weeks thereafter, I did feel imbalances, I was almost walking into things beyond my control and it looked like I was a walking drunk! I was also wearing very wide sneakers, they were skate shoes, and they were the only ones I could where until now. ... (240 replies)
... I honestly didn't feel pain EVER but was taking the meds every six hours just to be sure that real true pain never kicked in. More than anything you will feel uncomfortable. ... (13 replies)