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... I had the bunion on my right foot fixed 4 days ago. My doctor used a pin to hold the bone together until it heals. The pin is small and won't be removed. I've been reading many articles on different procedures used to remove a bunion. ... (11 replies)
... op for me. I had a moderate bunion and a tailor bunion removed on one foot, and small bunion and tailor bunion removed from the other. I have a pin in each foot where the tailor bunion was and a pin in my left foot where the larger bunion was. ... (10 replies)
... I had the rt toe bunion and tailors bunion removed 4 wks ago. The big toe bunion wasn't hurting me before surgery, but the tailors bunion killed!! He did the same procedure to my little metatarsal as he did the large bunion. I had a pin in for 3 wks and have to wear a camwalker. ... (4 replies)

... I meant to get back to you sooner. I am not wearing a splint this time but I did with my 1st set of bunion surgeries. What I had was more like the Bort bunion regulator but you have a Darco splint, right? ... (17 replies)
... I had a bunion (Lapidus) procedure done on 9/30/03. The pin in my second toe was in for 4 weeks -- it stung for about one second when they removed the pin, but that was it. Last week, I had the 2 leftover post-op screws removed from the rest of my forefoot. That was done in an O.R., using Versed. Thanks to the Versed, I don't remember most of it, even though I was... (22 replies)
... I am 10 weeks after surgery for a bunion and a bunionette. I have screws in the bunion area and a pin at the bunionette site, which are permanent. Yes, recovery has been a breeze. I have followed my doctor's instructions to the letter. ... (4 replies)
... I'm surprised they are taking out the pin that early.. ... (2 replies)
... I am about 4 months or so post op. My foot is still swollen, not a ton but enough to make my original shoe tight. Well what seems to be happening is the pin that's been left in is causing trouble. My pin is about 1.5 inches long and I don't think my foot likes it so it's going to be removed here shortly. ... (15 replies)
... Oh emh - I'm sorry to hear that you are in so much pain. I had a severe bunion on my right foot that was operated on Oct 18th so I'm about 3 1/2 weeks post op. I was also given Percoset (Oxycodone) and I can't really say I was in a lot of pain. I know I had the bunion removed, bone in my foot cut and realigned and my second toe shortened (because it became longer than the... (18 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)
... 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)
... 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)
... That seems like a long time but everyone heals differently and some doctors are more cautious than others. I had surgery on November 17th and I still have pins in 2 toes. ... (22 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)
... nd of my neuroma problems. now i must wait. like he said, he makes far more money if he did the surgery, but assured me he has had patients who were helped avoid surgery with a proper orthotic. so i am praying. and i have not 'driven' anywhere. ... (20 replies)
... I have to go look it up to get the right terminology so here goes. I had a moderate bunion removed with a pin inserted into the bone and a little tailor's bunion also removed with a pin too. ... (4 replies)
... swelling isn't too bad he is going to cut some of the scar tissue to relase some of the tightness that pulls the toe up. Along with taking out the screw from the bunion surgery. He said he would do this at the end of the next week.My toe hurts all of the time, he says it is because the toe is being pulled up. ... (9 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)
... 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)
... Hello, I am a week tomorrow bunion surgery and have a appointment next week a day short of 2 weeks of my surgery. ... (10 replies)


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