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... I had hammertoe and had two toes fused. I wanted to let you know that you don't have to waist your energy on worrying about the pin removal. I was really worried about that also. The doctor pulled them out of my toes and all I could really feel was pressure. It didn't hurt at all. ... (20 replies)
... I had bunion surgery on both feet and hammertoe surgery on one toe a little over two weeks ago now, and so far it has gone surprisingly brilliantly in terms of pain and discomfort. ... (20 replies)
Bunion Surgery
Nov 19, 2008
... I am 3 weeks post surgery. I had severe nerve pain up until yesterday when they removed the pin. Today is so much better and the pin removal didn't hurt at all. It looks like I will be having some pain and swelling for some time yet. I wish I would have known the recovery time was going to be so long. ... (19 replies)

... I had two external pins in the right foot. Absolutely no pain when they were removed. A little tugging, but painfree. I felt so much more comfortable with the pins out because they pulled the skin too taut. My recovery went much better post-pin removal. I was partial WB most of the time, so I have nothing to tell you regarding stepping on the foot for the first time in... (11 replies)
... I am 10 weeks after surgery for a bunion and a bunionette. I have screws in the bunion area and a pin at the bunionette site, which are permanent. Yes, recovery has been a breeze. I have followed my doctor's instructions to the letter. ... (4 replies)
Back from surgery
Mar 28, 2004
... I'm back from my second bunion surgery (2 weeks after my first). So far so good...not too much pain...I got my stitches out of my left foot and they're kinda sore because the doctor wants me to exercise the toes. I asked him whether there might be problems with my left foot since i won't be able to put pressure on my right - he said other than pain and mobility issues the... (1 replies)
... I guess I'm ready. To me the anticipation is the worst part of the whole ordeal and I guess that part is almost over. I will have a bunion and bunionette removed from my left foot on Monday. This follows having a bunion and bunionette removed this past September on my right foot. ... (10 replies)
... I'm glad to hear that we were both told the same for the recovery timeframe. Also very happy to hear that it's a quick procedure. ... (5 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)
Buion Surgery
May 1, 2011
... So I have had a similar experience as you. I had a bunion removed and big toe straightened with 2 screws, plus a tailors bunion fixed and 3 hammertoes. ... (2 replies)
... me days off to care for me right after the surgery. My 15 years old daughter has also been at home the past week as her mid term break, so I was lucky to time my surgery this way. ... (41 replies)
... I am new to this board. I had surgery on both feet last year, and now just recovering from a second surgery on the left one again. Perhaps I can help someone. My right foot healed perfectly after a bunionectomy, but the left foot did not. The Dr. ... (11 replies)
... I wanted to know what is the recovery time after surgery for a bunion removal and have a V cut out of your toe and having a pin put in. ... (2 replies)
... I am scheduled for a Lapidus procedure and the removal of Morton's neuroma the day after Thanksgiving. it is on my right foot. I will have a titanium pin in my toe for 6 months. ... (0 replies)
... both feet. I was told by my doctor that the bunionectomy was supposed to help with the sesamoid pain as the sesamoid bones are pulled out of alignment when the bunion grows. ... (1 replies)
... g my recovery. I had a double bunionectomy in October, 2001. My bunions were back within 6 months. After getting 2 opinions I had a bunionectomy and Tailors bunion removal removed in September 2003 on my right foot. Then I had a bunionectomy and Tailors bunion removal on my left foot in February, 2004. ... (6 replies)
Got My Pins Out!
Feb 24, 2004
... op recovery by your doctor. That's a major milestone. ... (4 replies)




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