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... The recovery really depends on the type of procedure you have. For example, a Chevron is usually be faster than a Scarf which in turns is faster than a Lapidus. ... (1 replies)
... ador who I need to make some plans to get walked while I am recoverinig. While I was walking her this morning I couldn't help but start wondering how long after surgery it would be before I could walk her again on an average 45 minute walk? ... (1 replies)
... At the very least you need to spend 4 weeks off of your feet. I had my surgery (double bunionectomy) in January and I still have mild pain and tenderness at times. If you push yourself, it will only take longer to heal. (4 replies)

... hammertoe surgery the 1st of year with an orthopedic surgeon. ... (8 replies)
... using the Scarf Akin procedure. I have read so many stories that put fear into me while I was waiting for my surgery that I thought I would post what, to date, has been a positive experience. ... (2 replies)
... u that progress is slow and just takes time. Also, that we have to just hang in there and be patient. I had been feeling isolated in this unique "hell" that is bunion surgery recovery. I've been working so hard to maintain a stiff upper lip. It can feel pretty lonely. ... (9 replies)
... even though it was more time away from work initially, I felt that it would be less total time off than to have shorter recoveries from two different surgeries. ... (8 replies)
... I am now 9 weeks after double bunion surgery and Im still not back at work. My job entails standing 8 hours at a time and I could maybe just about manage it now, I stood for 3 hours the other day and my feet swelled like balloons. ... (6 replies)
... D . I had bunion surgery on both feet separately 15 years ago with no pins or screws...just a cast for a month afterward. I was younger then!! The surgery I had isn't performed anymore as it shortened the first metatarsal too much! ... (8 replies)
... The second surgery was actually easier in terms of recovery time and pain. A better doc for sure. ... (12 replies)
... ze a little on both feet. They are still swelling and turning blue too and hurt like hell sometimes. I have to call the doc tomorrow. If I were you I'd extend my recovery time awhile longer. Especially since you teach. I doubt you could teach from a chair all day. ... (37 replies)
... That's wonderful. I also just had double bunion surgery (both feet) and my recovery this time around (had same procedure last January) has been far easier. All I can think is the technique of the surgeon has a lot to do with recovery. I also credit the fiberglass mini casts on my feet, as these protect my feet from accidental bumping and make sleeping much easier. Last time... (3 replies)
... I had bunion surgery on both feet at the same time 14 months ago and have no regrets. Bunion surgery takes a long process to return to normal. ... (3 replies)
... Bunion surgery takes a long process to return you to normal. ... (7 replies)
... I think it depends on your actual procedures. There are many ways to correct a bunion and every surgeon has his own ideas and preferences. Best bet is to ask your doctor. Some want you to be non weight bearing for a long time, like mine. ... (1 replies)
... I think I'm happy enough to have them done at the same time. It's not ideal but it's preferable to going back at a later time and having another period of recovery to get through. ... (3 replies)
... What was the specific type of surgery he wants to do? ... (3 replies)
... I hope it helps you in your decision an helps you in your recovery. I'll add info from time to time. Feel free to comment or add anything if you wish. Everyone has a different experience but my only goal here is to share what I know. ... (0 replies)
... I had a double bunionectomy done in 2004 by a Podiatrist, along with a 2nd toe being pinned on my right foot. ... (3 replies)
... he threads are written because people are frustrated, in pain etc. Hopefully you will notice many of the writers do progress in recovery, but it can take a long time for some. That being said, you will be the best judge of when and if surgery is for you. I'm 48, and have had bunions for many years, but didn't know it. ... (24 replies)


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