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... I'm a 34 year old female and I had bunion surgery on my left foot in early December, so I'm about 10 weeks ahead of you in the healing process. ... (2 replies)
... I am 22 years old and am scheduled to have a lapidus bunionectomy in the next few weeks on my right foot. I will also have a pin in my second toe to straighten it out. ... (1 replies)
... You have just begun to exercise your toe, don't panic. Keep doing the exercises and you will see progress. Once you are in a sneaker and are allowed to walk small distances, focus on using the proper gait. Roll off the toes, and don't be put off by some discomfort. ... (21 replies)

... for the cutting of my bunion. According to my doc, my bunion was not too bad but due to it pressing against my nerves, it has been giving me a lot of grieve the past years. ... (18 replies)
... until I see my doctor at the two week point. I know it has been only 5 days, but feel fine, feet aren't particularly swollen, am no longer taking the painkillers and am hobbling around OK, though am spending most of the time with the feet elevated. ... (8 replies)
... Hi, it's great to read stories from people who have had the surgery and are now in the recovery stage. I had a double bunionectomy last Thursday and was not sure what to expect. I seem to be able to hobble around on the crutches and the pain is not too bad. ... (8 replies)
... Hi Elf, sorry for delay. I was in DC for a few days. On Thursday I played tourist and walked the national mall about 3 miles in total round trip from hotel to sites and back to hotel and although I was wearing sneakers my poor foot swelled. ... (50 replies)
... My recovery was a little slower than expected. I guess I have "soft bones" so that slowed down progress from crutches to boot to walking. ... (50 replies)
... Elf, interesting to read your doctor allowed you to wash the area. I was told to not removed the bandages at all except when he does so at the office and to definitely not wet the foot at all. ... (50 replies)
... on the treadmill with no incline at 6 weeks for the first surgery and 9 for the second. ... (1 replies)
... n the towel when my foot started dictating how I was living my life rather than just my shoes. I dreaded just going to the supermarket much less anything else. And exercise...what was that? ... (14 replies)
... I too have some stiffness and discomfort in the bunion area when I do certain movements. ... (9 replies)
... I had bunion surgery on September 27th and so far I feel great. I had the bunion shaved off my left foot and a screw inserted to hold the bone together. It wasn't a major problem for me, I mainly did it for cosmetic reasons. ... (12 replies)
... I am just under 5 weeks post op. was in quite a bit of pain following the op as had bilateral bunion surgery 3 yrs ago. I started physio 2 days ago and one exercise which has really helped me is rolling my foot over a tennis ball it just removes all the knots. I would recommend trying this out. ... (13 replies)
... Thanks for the advise about massaging. I will now do it more often as well as the toe excercising. I have 4 wedding in the upcoming year & I have no idea what type of shoe to wear to them. Fullersloane (4 replies)
... Congrats and welcome to the road of recovery post bunion surgery. It will take quite a long time for your toe to go back to the "normal" state and strength. Speaking from personal experience, I remember at one year anniversary, I still could not manage to stand on my toes confidently for long. ... (4 replies)
... near them. They're not as stiff as they were at week 2. I can wiggle my toes but my doctor said not to exercise them...he said that walking will provide enough exercise for them. ... (10 replies)
... only do this if you have tried everything else and have no other option. You have to be able to answer the question "Do you have any regrets" with an unequivocal NO. ... (0 replies)
... We are in about the same time frame, recovery wise. I had a Keller Bunionectomy and my Dr. did the same thing, wrapping my toe to help it heal in a certain position. He called it "splinting". At my 4 week visit last Tues. . ... (5 replies)
... inflammatory agent. Maybe you should ask your doctor for this. You've had the surgery, now your foot is healing. The recovery is very slow. Eventually the pain will lessen. Even at 12 weeks, continue to ice and put your foot up when you can. ... (11 replies)


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