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... to see if that helps. Try to massage the area that's becomed "cramped up" and see how that does. I had bunion surgery on my left foot and I'm almost 7 weeks into recovery and I've experienced some of what your daughter's going through,so it can be common but it also varies for each patient. ... (3 replies)
... I had bunion surgery on April 21st, recovery was going excellent....except for the start of this week. I found myself stretching my legs in my sleep, which means the toes were stretch too.....ouch! The pins felt like they were coming through my foot. ... (1 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)

... and am doing therepy 3 times a week. Not much pain, just swelling! Amazing what they are teaching me. Stretching the toe forward and backward, resistance bands. ... (50 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)
... Don't be subjected to the negative influences of other people when deciding to have the surgery or not. People were telling me how aweful, terrible, how long the recovery was, how I would not walk for months, how this and how that....I knew a friend who, they said this...it goes on and on. ... (0 replies)
... I saw a PT for about 4 weeks in January and that really helped. I highly recommend it. He did stretching exercises and showed me how to do them on my own. This prevented scar tissue build up. ... (6 replies)
... I had bunion surgery 10 weeks ago, and a few weeks ago i was getting down and out cause I was stuck in the house and I was gaining weight. ... (6 replies)
... Awwww (((Cindi))) I'm so sorry that your dr. was not honest with you - honestly, to me, he sounds like a real Jerk! (note capital J! I would have actually used a word that started with "A" and ended with "SS" but wasn't sure if I might get in trouble... :p ;) You've been to see a doc HOW many times now since your surgery, and NONE of them were with the actual surgeon... (32 replies)
... Just a note that I did not have PT but did some stretching that the my doc suggested and this was all that I needed. ... (8 replies)
... I'm about a week ahead of you on recovery (mine was 12/23). The first week was rough, but you will be fine if you keep the foot elevated, iced, and take those pain pills. I got cramps not in the sore foot, but in the "good" leg cause it was taking so much weight. They went away with some stretching & massage. By the end of the first week, I was able to get around the house... (8 replies)
... dncergrl what kind of surgery did you have? ... (14 replies)
... I wouldn't say recovery is longer, but you may have more pain and more hassles with getting them both done at the same time since you can't put weight on your foot. ... (6 replies)
... Hi, sianka, I've been away from these boards for awhile, so maybe this message is no longer timely, but I had a Lapidus procedure on June 3 to correct a very unstable right foot with severe bunion and painful hammertoe (2nd toe). Recovery took about 7 weeks, the 1st 3-1/2 weeks in hard casts up to the knee, no weight-bearing at all during that time. Then I was allowed partial... (11 replies)
... I've had the bunion since I was a child, but it only began causing me issues in the year prior to my surgery. ... (3 replies)
... that other people seem to be able to do. It also seem that the more I try to work at it, the harder it becomes. So, I can't be as agressive as others here. My recovery is much much slower than I ever imagined it would be! ... (3 replies)
... Wow, both feet! Your surgery was same day as mine. I had right bunion done along with a hammertoe next to it and stretching of ligament on back of right leg. I am doing well, but finding the immobility much harder than I thought. ... (8 replies)
... being on your own and standing on your feet for a living are definitely things to think about before doing the surgery. I had a mild bunion but it was complicated by a cyst that was very, very painful. ... (114 replies)


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