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... bunion surgery now and have already scheduled my other foot for 4 weeks from today! ... (10 replies)
... weeks post op from bunion surgery. I had it done on my right foot five years ago and am very glad I did. I have no pain and my foot looks great. On May 1 I had it done on my left foot. ... (24 replies)
... I had a Lapidus bunionectomy on Oct 18th and by day 11 I was still "planted" on the couch with my foot elevated. I was also in a "half" cast that went up the back of my leg to just below my knee. I also had one external pin that came out of the top of my foot and that was removed at 6 weeks. ... (5 replies)

... What was the specific type of surgery he wants to do? ... (3 replies)
... op for me. I had a moderate bunion and a tailor bunion removed on one foot, and small bunion and tailor bunion removed from the other. I have a pin in each foot where the tailor bunion was and a pin in my left foot where the larger bunion was. ... (10 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)
... I was suppose to have 4 external pins on the inside of my foot and be able to weight bear right away but that didn't happen. I woke up to find I was in a "half" cast that went all the way up my leg to just below my knee and I was sent home on crutches with no weight bearing. ... (18 replies)
... MKL~ If you decide to have the surgery, there are things you can do ahead of time to ease your recovery. I am staying with my Dad and stepMomma, so am thankfully not alone, but I dislike asking for help! I've been a caregiver for years, and worked for a home health agency for 5 as a nurse aide. Check with your insurance company, Medicaid/Medicare, local Department... (16 replies)
... Just returned from the podiatrist with the news that I need surgery on my left foot to remove a moderate to severe bunion. Having a surgical consultation next week with the surgery at the beginning of June. ... (4 replies)
... nything about missing work etc... I have co workers to carpool with ..I'm hoping only for the first week... I am definitely getting anxious with the thought of a cast for 6 weeks... But I'm in so much pain now and really unable to walk barefoot at all.. I can sit at work with my leg elevated ... ... (10 replies)
... days after surgery and only moderate occasional pain... ... (11 replies)
... I decided two years ago to have the right foot done. My bunion was big and the metatarsul bone had to be fused. ... (14 replies)
... aligning the bunion joint. ... (16 replies)
... on right foot. Have had bunion for 30 some years, which eventually led to the hammertoe and my decision to go through this process. ... (16 replies)
... I'm glad you like the bike, too. It really helped the recovery from my first bunion surgery. It stretched everything just right. ... (27 replies)
... but that won't help you a whole lot, with a cast on. ... (18 replies)
... I was there 4.5 hours afterward in recovery but didn't get sick once. Actually I feel much stronger than I did after the last surgery. ... (6 replies)
... did exercise to increase leg strength and balance, good physical condition, strong legs. I have been athletic all my life. ... (16 replies)
... I haven't had the same surgery as you but I do know about crutches!! What a pain!! I had ankle surgery about a year ago and I was in a half cast for 10 days and then they took the sutures out. I then got a cast. So I was with crutches for another 3 weeks. After 3 weeks I went to a walking cast. ... (3 replies)
... Before my surgery I had a lot of pain from the bunion, hence the decision to have the surgery. It had gotten to the point that the pain would wake me up.. ... (4 replies)

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