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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 bunion surgery almost 4 weeks ago which I had a rod implanted and recently had the external pin removed. I have many of the same pain as others describe... burning, swelling, ect. However, I feel as if there is a huge ball on the bottom of my foot right underneath the big toe and second toe. ... (0 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)

... I had a bunionectomy done 3 weeks ago tomorrow. I had excrutiating pain unlke anything else. At about week two the pain really subsided to where I do not even need an advil, I am very thankful for that. ... (3 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)
... 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)
... ave to pay. The orthopaedic surgeon I went to currently has a three month waiting list, which isn't bad. I was put right under with general anesthesia, and the surgery was performed in Burnaby General Hospital. I was able to go home a couple hours after waking up, and could get around easily on crutches. ... (9 replies)
... screw and one exterior pin. I am schuled to have my exterior pin removed this Friday. ... (11 replies)
... What was the pain like for you? ... (15 replies)
Bunion Surgery
Mar 17, 2008
... ign the toe. Two pins held it in place. The pins were not pushed through and this left both sharp ends inside the foot. Both were sitting on nerves. I had no pain from the surgery EXCEPT this horrific nerve pain. I demanded that the first pin be removed as soon as possible. It was taken out in a week... ... (9 replies)
... I just had my last pin removed on Wednesday... ... (13 replies)
... In all honesty, I was like you, scared and nervous because there was a 3" pin sticking out of the top of my foot. I had a hard time believing everyone else who had the same bunion surgery that removing the pin was no problem at all. ... (9 replies)
... I had bunion surgery on my right foot last week Thursday. The doctor commented that the bunion wasn't too bad prior to surgery. I may not have looked too bad but that little bugger sure caused me pain! ... (5 replies)
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... Hi I'm glad I came across this site. I had bunion surgery six weeks ago by a highly recommended orthopedic surgeon. ... (9 replies)
Bunion Surgery
Jun 30, 2004
... I also wasn't aware of the intense recovery time that the surgery would take. I really doubt that I will have surgery on my second foot. ... (11 replies)
... Like you, I was petrified of having the pin removed. In fact by the time I got in to the doctors office I thought I was going to faint. When the doctor removed the pin I didn't even feel it. No pain, nothing... Stay calm and you'll be fine..... ... (6 replies)
... Having the pin removed is nothing compared to what you have experienced so far. The Dr. will rotate the pin and pull, it goes by just like that. I had two pins removed from my big toe. ... (6 replies)
... i thought it was time for a change in my life so i took the surgery. when i saw the pin sticking out of my foot i thought no way i was going to let him take this out of me i dont think i can take the pain. ... (6 replies)


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