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... Hello. I can't begin to tell you how happy I am to have found this site. Anyway,lots of ques. Had bunion surgery, with hammer toe correction(on my left foot)exactly five weeks ago - how long will it be before I can walk normally on my foot? Surgery was fine, walking is ok as long as I put all the weight on the outside of my foot, while wearing my lovely surgical boot -... (2 replies)
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... I had hammertoe and bunion surgery three weeks ago today. I had two hammertoes fused with an implant called "smart toe" which is suppose to be better than the pin sticking out. ... (18 replies)

... I am searching for a doctor to perform surgery on my hammer toe. Today I saw Dr. Moy as suggested by a friend. He is the fourth doctor that I have seen regarding my surgery. ... (73 replies)
... and on top of that a hammer toe fix right next to it. So ya...that would explain your complaint of the R foot being uncooperative compared to your L. ... (18 replies)
... free recuperation. While it is known that the recovery from bunion surgery can be very difficult and the pain excruciating, I had no need for any pain pills and was on my feet for limited periods the first week. ... (73 replies)
... I can only speak to the lapidus bunionectomy, I had one done on each foot. If I had three feet, I would have had to have three surgeries, I'm that lucky. Having surgery on your foot is a scary prospect for anyone, but you can help allay your fears by doing everything you can to prepare yourself and your house for surgery. ... (4 replies)
... I just learned the news that I am going to have to have lapidus fusion, hammer toe surgery on all my toes and the removal of a tailor's bunion. ... (4 replies)
... I'll be having the bunionectomy and arthroplasty to correct my flexible hammer toes. ... (50 replies)
... m brand new on this forum, and was thrilled to discover it this morning! I also am trying to decide whether to have bunion surgery. ... (6 replies)
... had this happened earlier in my recovery. I had a double bunionectomy on the right foot. No hammer toe problem, just the "traditional" bunion on the big toe side and a wicked bunionette on the little toe side. ... (40 replies)
... Altough my surgeon called it foot reconstruction surgery. My surgery lasted 6 hrs and I spent 2 nights in the hospital. ... (9 replies)
... My Dr has two board certifications, one in foot surgery and the other in ankle and foot reconstruction. So, he is certainly well qualified. ... (5 replies)
... es, a decent amount of pain and a lot of swelling. This was not easy. At 4 months I am almost back to normal, although it is a little hard to walk on the fused toe and I think it's still getting better. ... (5 replies)
... his off for yrs since I was a hairstylist and could not be off my feet long enough to have this done. I am retired now so I am taking the plunge. I have a severe bunion and hammertoes. The Dr is going to fuse the big toe, remove the joints in the 4 hammertoes, and shorten the metatarsels on all the toes on my left foot. ... (5 replies)
... First off, I want to comment on the "never a need for surgery" and point out that bunion and hammer toe are very different conditions than pttd. To each their own but a blanket statement like these are not accurate as everyone has different situations. ... (12 replies)
... Dont do it. I am having so much problems. I regret so much. I heard that the surgery is 50/50 and if you have a bad & greedy podiatrist like my is 0% success. See an orthopedic in a hospital DON"T go to a podiatrist in a clinic. Don't go alone to consultations and if the doctor does not tell you about the contraindications, risks, and pain. See someone else. I... (1 replies)
... This decision is so individual. I have heard many say that you need to be dramatically impacted by your bunion in order to feel that the surgery and recovery are worth it. ... (6 replies)
... I'm 57, active, and have had bunions since childhood. My sister had the surgery when she was 23, when I was 11, and the docs looked at my feet and nodded knowingly. ... (24 replies)
... Good to hear you are progressing. Here is my most recent shower story. My husband found the special bag we bought years ago to cover my son's arm cast when he took a shower. I have been using two freezer bags with rubberbands to cover my foot. The bag must be three feet long, okay I may be exaggerating, but not by much! I used it over the first freezer bag. End result... (40 replies)


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