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... I am assuming they either shaved or cut the bunions. Not sure about cutting the bone through. I had a bunion on the big toe towards the top of the toe and had a metatarsal bunion. My Doc removed both and He also had to realign the big toe and joint and he said he would be moving the ligament. ... (4 replies)
... Hello All. I am new and have some questions. I had bunion surgery on my left foot a week ago tomorrow. I saw my doc today and he changed my dressing. I luckily have no pins or screws but still have stiches for another 10 days. ... (4 replies)
... hammertoe surgery and have been doing the big toe exercises for a week. I was told not to be afraid to force the toe to the maximum range of motion. It hurts! But I was told that if it doesn't hurt then I'm not pushing far enough. You have to get that joint's flexibility back. ... (2 replies)

... I had the same surgery, and started the toe exercise at about two weeks. Now it has been five weeks since surgery. When I first started doing the exercise my big toe throbbed at night but it probably hurt because the bone was still healing. It went away after three or three and a half weeks. ... (6 replies)
... I've been lurking and reading through past posts of others' experiences and am here to post with my question. So hello fellow bunion surgery survivors! ... (1 replies)
... The swelling has been bad as expected with full wieght bearing, but the real pain is in the ball of my foot and my big toe does not lie flat, but rather sits elevated. I think the ball of the foot under the big toe is swollen so that may be the cause? ... (3 replies)
... union. I go back to doctor tomorrow for my 8 week check up. I'm still totally NWB. It's been tough but hopefully the end is in sight. I'm glad your surgery went well! ... (17 replies)
... op, and can honestly say it wasn't that bad. My bunion was moderately severe, with the second toe affected and general metatarsal discomfort radiating to the outer ankle. ... (17 replies)
... op. Swelling and bruising has gone some but still some swelling near the big toe area. My incision is healing but I figured it would heal completely within 3 to 4 weeks. There's still a bit more healing to do right where the bunion was. ... (11 replies)
... Your posting said you had a bunion removal 2 years ago for your left foot, was this operation for your R foot a lot different in operation procedure than the L foot? ... (41 replies)
... rays and did not see any fracture. They diagnosed Plantar Fasciitis and gave me prednisone, naproxen and some exercises for after the pain subsided. A month and a half later, I got tired of the pain and was not experiencing Plantar Fasciitis symptoms at all. I picked a Dr. ... (0 replies)
... I am 4 weeks post op...had a procedure called a Keller arthroplasty for bone spurs and arthritis of the big toe, and have just begun some manual exercises. ... (0 replies)
... I had surgery on my left foot on Nov. 30th, 2010. I am in my 5th week of recovery. My surgery was similar to what they do for bunion surgeries, but I did not have large bunions. ... (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.for the first 10 days, i rested completely with chevron boot and crutches, now i am just walking slowly with hardly any pain. ... (7 replies)
... and Doc gave me exercises to start doing. ... (14 replies)
... The mechanical action creates "microtears" on the scar tissues so that the scars can break down faster as well as other suggestions of exercises and movement of the joints to improve flexibility. ... (12 replies)
... I just got stitches removed today. WOOT!! 19 days post op I am NWB for at least 4 more weeks. The doctor told me today to move my big toe forward until it hurt and then back until it hurt and to hold it about 5 seconds when I found the hurt spot. Do that about 5 times and do it a few times a day. ... (9 replies)
... Some of you are lucky to have felt less pain than I did! I have a below zero pain threshold and I am a big baby! ... (240 replies)
... what type of surgery did you have? ... (17 replies)
... re pliable. You are also supposed to desensitize the scar, by rubbing it with a rough towel or something similar. As far as range of motion, I've also bent the toe area back and forth. ... (22 replies)


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