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... I had bunion surgery on December 14th. The doctor did a chevron procedure. I was told the pin would stay in for six weeks unless infection occurred. Yesterday I started to notice a different type of pain while walking. ... (3 replies)
... I had my pin removed from my second toe four days ago seven weeks after bunion surgery. Since the pin was removed my toe is very swollen. Has anybody else faced this problem? ... (0 replies)
Bunion surgery
Mar 29, 2016
... I'm new here and scheduled for bunion surgery in the next couple of weeks. ... (3 replies)

... aligned the bones and placed the pin. The tailor bunion side was more unusual. My doctor cut at an angle, and placed the bones a bit off kilter, fixed with a pin. ... (4 replies)
... Thank you for replying. I have 2 permanent screws in my 5th metatarsal for the tailor bunion and a dissolvable pin in my big toe bunion area. I have what looks like a bunion still. Not as big as it was. My main concern now is the swelling and I am not walking yet. ... (15 replies)
... Hi, I had my bunion and hammertoe surgery 4 weeks ago.dressings came off 2 days ago and pin removal also. I have started my exercises on my big toe now and have to do that for 8 weeks. ... (7 replies)
... Okay so I had bunion surgery on my right foot during May of 2010, it is now July 2010. ... (4 replies)
... I had hammertoe and had two toes fused. I wanted to let you know that you don't have to waist your energy on worrying about the pin removal. I was really worried about that also. The doctor pulled them out of my toes and all I could really feel was pressure. It didn't hurt at all. ... (20 replies)
... I had bunion surgery on both feet and hammertoe surgery on one toe a little over two weeks ago now, and so far it has gone surprisingly brilliantly in terms of pain and discomfort. ... (20 replies)
... pin removal didn't really hurt....felt maybe a slight slight twinge and I could feel it slide...... ... (11 replies)
... Definitely wait for the pin removal and speak with your doctor. The warm bath method works well. ... (12 replies)
... Hello again. I just had a long pin removed from my second toe osteotomy. it was a long pin and there is a second one left to be removed. ... (0 replies)
Bunion Surgery
Nov 19, 2008
... I am 3 weeks post surgery. I had severe nerve pain up until yesterday when they removed the pin. Today is so much better and the pin removal didn't hurt at all. It looks like I will be having some pain and swelling for some time yet. I wish I would have known the recovery time was going to be so long. ... (19 replies)
... I'm 7 weeks post op bunion surgery. I just had my exterior pin removed at 6 wks. and still have a dissolvable pin in place. I noticed after the ex pin removal, my big toe points towards the ground. Now, my 2nd and 3rd toe are starting to lift like in a hammertoe. ... (4 replies)
... and I had one external pin on the top of my foot but it came out after about 2 weeks. Also I never heard of a dissolvable internal pin. I had one pin internal also and had that removed with surgery after about 18 months because my foot was still swelling. BTW the external pin removal was nothing. ... (11 replies)
... I didn't have a toe pointing down, but there are many different types of bunion surgery. My pins came out each side of the foot, approximately where the arch is, not near the toes. I wonder if the internal screw makes a difference for you. ... (11 replies)
... I had two external pins in the right foot. Absolutely no pain when they were removed. A little tugging, but painfree. I felt so much more comfortable with the pins out because they pulled the skin too taut. My recovery went much better post-pin removal. I was partial WB most of the time, so I have nothing to tell you regarding stepping on the foot for the first time in... (11 replies)
... screw and one exterior pin. I am schuled to have my exterior pin removed this Friday. ... (11 replies)
... ot. Then after that I was told to start by holding my foot and gently pushing it up and down, the toe. Also, partial weight bearing for a week or two after the pin removal. I'm almost 6 months post op and still have some stiffness, especially in the morning, even with all of the ROM movement that I still do. ... (9 replies)
... Why should you be scared after bunion surgery? ... (6 replies)


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