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... rays yet but I have at least one internal pin and an "external" that I have seen on the top of my foot. ... (10 replies)
... Hi Becky, Good to hear from you and good luck to you too! Glad you were so happy with your feet. The transformation is amazing, isn't it? Not sure of all the technical terms, but I had the chevron procedure where the extra bony part was shaved off, the bone was cut, realigned and screws were put in. I didn't have the pin/stint put in between first and second toe... (5 replies)
... Do you know what type of surgery you had? ... (5 replies)

... I agree with the other posts. My (severe) bunionectomy was done a week and a half ago. The pain was minimal the first few days. Now it is just the inconvenince of hobbling around on one leg in a cast. The doctor took the bandages off after four days to put on a cast and I couldn't believe how beautiful my foot looked - even being swollen. My big toe never looked so... (9 replies)
... hey! It sounds like the pin maybe sturdier than the small screw in that part of the toe, but I'm not sure. Maybe he prefers it because it's not permanent. ... (10 replies)
... Mary, i had osteomyelitis in my foot after a bad bunion surgery..i got a staph infection from the pin and that went into the bone..so i developed quite a few problems from that. had to have some more surgeries.. ... (7 replies)
... Wow. Okay, first I'm going to give you my timeline: January 21, 2005 - Bunionectomy on left foot (broken in 3 places, 2 screws and a pin) - pin came out after about 3 weeks. I was in a cast and non-weightbearing for 8 weeks. After that, I went right into physical therapy to reduce my swelling (so much swelling!) and get my range of motion & strength back. He insisted... (32 replies)
... days post op I had my pin and stitches taken out. I was able to put on my nubalance sneakers and have been walking unaided since. ... (9 replies)
... left in the middle. So I had bone taken from my big and bone taken out of that joint and bone shaved from the bunion. Had a pin sticking out of my big toe and stitches. ... (27 replies)
... I have the pin sticking out of the big toe. They cut bone from the big toe and he said he took a sliver of bone between the joint and then he also shaved the bunion bump on top. Whew, it was alot more painful than I thought it would be. ... (4 replies)
... yes, you are right. I am now using the crutches for walking and when I am downstairs and they are a welcome break. My stitches and pin come out in 10 more days and my ortho guy says to bring sneakers. I am going to bring my wide running sneakers. Do you think I will be able to wear them? ... (2 replies)
... th metatarsals. The bunion was big, but wasn't really causing much pain, and was not the primary reason for the surgery I just had... ... (5 replies)
... in 3 spots, then pinned it into place, then shaved the excess bone off the side. They cut my little toe in 2 spots but because of the small size, they could not pin it or it could risk splitting. ... (4 replies)
... self to wide unattractive feet and shoes that you could see my bones bulging on the side. Until about 2 years ago I had no pain. Then little by little the actual bunion began to hurt when I walked. Not all the time but on occasion. ... (5 replies)
... was it painfull when you had the bunion off and how long were you down the theater? ... (17 replies)
... once they relax you and the anxiety disappears! My surgery was almost 2 hours, and yet I woke up towards the end and didn't need to go to recovery at all. ... (17 replies)
... I had a similar experience. I just had surgery number 3, although my first 2 were 9 and 11 years ago. ... (3 replies)
... nionettes shaved. I had the removable pins in both big toes. My left foot ended up getting a staff infection in it. Of course it had to happen right before my pin was to come out, so when the dr. pulled them out, it was the worst pain I have ever felt in my life. ... (0 replies)
... When I read your post I was shocked. I am a little over two weeks out of surgery now and I had a bunionectomy and also a hammertoe procedure with two screws and a removable pin in my second toe. How are you recovering? ... (19 replies)
... Hi Tracy, don't be nervous. I had the same procedure with 2 screws, plus the second toe with 1 pin. Right out of surgery your foot will be numb for hours, so you will not feel pain. ... (19 replies)




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