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... I have pain in my right foot almost 24 hrs a day. I have seen both an orthopedic surgeon and a podiatrist in my hometown about 85 miles from Atlanta.... however, they don't perform that many bunion surgeries on a regular basis. ... (3 replies)
... orthopedic surgeon available. Perhaps you can ask friends for referrals. A local medical university might be able to advise you as well. ... (5 replies)
... but now with the removable insert that they came with put back in. About professionally fitted inserts, you can get them through a podiatrist or an orthopedic surgeon and they make two types. ... (17 replies)

... He also has a lot of students from a very good school in saint louis that studies under him. My friend just recently had bunion surgery performed by him and he loved him and the reviews he has online are pretty impressive as well. ... (6 replies)
... mnags and I had surgery the same day! ... (5 replies)
... My GP referred me to a podiatrist when I showed him my first bunion 5 years ago. It never occurred to me to go to an orthopedic surgeon. I used the same podiatrist again to fix my other bunion a few weeks ago. Everything's been great, but it could just be that he's fun and easy to talk to. ... (8 replies)
... My vote, and from what I've read on here, is orthopedic surgeon. Preferably one that is board certified. Their level of training and expertise is so much higher than a podiatrist. ... (8 replies)
... Having podiatrist do procedure. Now I'm having reservations that it's not an orthopedic surgeon and that the recovery on both feet is to much. ... (1 replies)
... years ago I started having pain in the ball of my foot, behind my toes. I went to an orthopedic surgeon, he put me in orthodics and told me I would eventually need to seriously look at surgery on both feet. ... (7 replies)
... ry experienced with bunionectomies. I chose them because they went to good schools and had no sanctions. I am beginning to ask around, but friends who have had bunion surgery don't seem to have had Hallux hopefully I can get some insight from someone who has a similar problem. ... (5 replies)
... an Orthopedic Surgeon who specializes in feet....or a Podiatrist who specializes in bunions? ... (5 replies)
... because I would not have to pay for it. I had thought that someone who specializes in feet might be a better option, but I think I did make the best choice. The podiatrist recommended an option that I believe would have been temporary at best. I would have still had to have had the fusion at a later date. ... (12 replies)
... additional procedure is usually required ie akin osteotomy to better align your toes after the bunion osteotomy. This sounded like malpractice but unfortunately you need evidence to go that route. ... (6 replies)
... I've been meaning to get back to you for awhile now, but anyways, here I am. As far as choosing between a podiatrist and orthopedic surgeon, I would say an ortho and one who specializes in the foot and ankle. That is just my opinion. ... (9 replies)
... What was the severity of your bunion and did you have a simple surgery done with realighnment of the joint and removal of the bump and pins etc or did you have a more elaborate surgery performed. Sorry for all the questions...... ... (9 replies)
... I don't know how much help I can be as I live in British Columbia, so medical coverage here may be a bit different from Ontario. But I had bunion surgery last year and I dealt with a podiatric surgeon. ... (9 replies)
... PLEASE!!! Use an OS for this operation. Mark Myerson at Mercy Hospital in Baltimore is probably one of the best. I had both bunions removed by a podiatrist and the second operation was a disaster. I have to wear special orthotics to compensate for the poor "carpentry". I can share more details. ... (17 replies)
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Bunion surgery
Oct 29, 2007
... Pursue a third orthopedic surgeon or podiatrist opinion if needed. Good luck! ... (2 replies)
... I have a podiatrist now, but I'm not sure how successful her surgeries are. ... (12 replies)

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