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... Hello again, mjt64, Quescott shared her post-op recovery from the same procedure you had. You may find it interesting. Cheers. (17 replies)
... I had the lapidus done in May of 2012...had a non union and still couldn't walk comfortably at 8 months post op. I had a second lapidus surgery at 8 months and am still non weight bearing. It's a very long recovery. ... (17 replies)
... I had the lapidus procedure done in May of 2012. I am now back in a cast and 6 weeks post op from my second surgery. ... (1 replies)

... I think you should be able to go back to work after 6 weeks. Who knows, you may be fine after 4 weeks. Follow your surgeons post-op instructions exactly. You didn't mention which procedure you'll be having but it sounds like most people are in a walking boot around 4-6 weeks unless they have other issues as well. My mom had a bunion and 4 hammertoes fixed and was non-weight... (17 replies)
... After many years of pain from my bunions decided to get them fixed. I was terrified after reading all the posts. I found a Dr. who does minimally invasive surgery which will get me back to dancing . Yes, get a second opinion. ... (8 replies)
... days immediately following surgery, but it was safer for me to butt scoot. I kept my feet elevated at all times unless I went to the bathroom. Today I am 8 weeks post op and am in regular shoes. I don't work but could've gone back weeks ago to a desk job as long as I could've elevated my feet. ... (4 replies)
... Ok I am 2 days pst op from an austin bunionectomy. Going into this I did not like the idea of having foreign objects left in my foot. ... (4 replies)
... At first I'd have many a day, then a couple a day, then every couple of days and then I realized I hadn't had any in a while. Since you're in a boot maybe your surgery was more invasive than mine and your zingers will last a little longer. I don't think I'd be too concerned at this point in the process. ... (3 replies)
... Hi all...I am 5 weeks post op for bunion surgery. ... (3 replies)
... Agreed. There are bunionectomies, and there are BUNIONECTOMIES. Best ask your doc. I am just over 3 months post op, and have lots of trouble at the office (keeping foot elevated, icing, cam boot, crutches/cane). Every time I need to get up to get something off the printer, or to talk to someone, I cringe. But others have an easier time....all depends on your age, your... (5 replies)
... t know what procedure you're having done and I think that will make a big difference. I had 1st metatarsal osteotomies with 2 permanent screws inserted. I was in post op shoes and was able to walk immediately using crutches. However, I wasn't really able to use the crutches and keep my balance with the pain meds. ... (5 replies)
... hi Polly ,dont know if you remember me from a few weeks ago when you were kind enough to offer me some advice and info re bunion surgery.Anyway as it happens i was offered my op within 8 days of seeing mr Budgen.quick or what? ... (4 replies)
... clunky.....I am at 4 weeks post op...still nwb ....can't. Imagine even partial weight bearing....I worry about screwing up the healing when I take it off to bathe.. ... (6 replies)
... I have 2 screws that will stay inside my foot. The surgery went great and I have been in very little pain. I only have taken a few pain meds. I have been walking in a surgical boot since leaving the hospital. ... (6 replies)
... The doctor broke the bone, moved it over, and then put 2 screws in to hold it in place. The surgery was a breeze. I only took pain meds for a day. I am in a walking boot and have probably been on it more than I should be. But it really feels ok. ... (0 replies)
... hammertoe surgery the 1st of year with an orthopedic surgeon. ... (8 replies)
... op bunion experience. I live on a farm and I have a gentleman that helps me during the day, my husband at night. ... (0 replies)
... I agree! Definitely don't take the bandages off until they remove them at the doctors office. (3 replies)
... Unless you were instructed to do so, do not remove the bandage. They will do that when you go to get the sutures removed. Usually around 2 weeks. Use frozen peas or one of the gel ice packs, formed to your foot to ice it. You may have to tape it on or wrap a bandage around it to hold it in place. (3 replies)
... Hi I had my bunion remove on my left foot sept. ... (2 replies)

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