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... office today and am feeling awful. I have an external pin that is in my foot and won't come out until 4 weeks post op. I've still not seen my physician since the surgery as my first appointment is this wednesday to remove stitches. ... (5 replies)
... it wouldnt work and I would be back years later getting another surgery. I have done A LOT of research online about big toe fusion being the recommended type of surgery for my type of foot problem but I am nervous about the whole big toe fusion thing. ... (6 replies)
... My OS said I have too much mobility in the feet and hence the return of the bunions after the first surgery 21 yrs ago. ... (8 replies)

... I'm doing some research because this week I decided that I could no longer stand my ugly and painful bunions....so I decided that I would see a doctor and find out what my options are. My first dilemma was what kind of doctor should I go to? an Orthopedic Surgeon who specializes in feet....or a Podiatrist who specializes in bunions??? So I went to both. They were both very... (5 replies)
... bunion surgery now and have already scheduled my other foot for 4 weeks from today! ... (10 replies)
... I found these messages really helpful as I was getting ready for my bunion surgery and I thought I'd share my experience as well. ... (0 replies)
... Well It has been 9 weeks since I had Bunion surgery and fusion of the First MT bone. Week 8 they told me I could start weight bearing either with a stiff soled shoe or with my cast. ... (2 replies)
Bunion Surgery
Jan 15, 2008
... weeks. It was not fun being on crutches and having to deal with the recovery aspects of surgery but I am so glad I finally went through with it. ... (11 replies)
... Unless your doctor says you need to be in a cast or walking boot, you should not need a wheelchair unless you want it for getting around outside. ... (7 replies)
... I had a (double) bunionectomy in May. I felt like my recovery went very well (No cast or crutches, a bit of walking after a week, more and more after the second week), but I would have found it really hard to return to work in only eleven days. Aside from discomfort and the need for elevating the foot, I found that I was very tired-- I think the healing process takes energy.... (5 replies)
... Hi, everyone! I had a complicated bunion surgery with several procedures performed. ... (2 replies)
... So, here is my story..... On December 19, 2006 I had a MTP fusion of the big toe because of a severe bunion. My recovery went really well.....I did not experience much pain, I kept my foot up all the time so there really wasn't any swelling, and the toe looked great! ... (0 replies)
... I had my first bunion surgery at 19 too! ... (14 replies)
... Everyone is different and there are different procedures that have varying recovery times. I had my right foot done and was on crutches for 2 weeks. . . ... (5 replies)
... My surgery history is long. In October 2001, I had bilateral bunion surgery performed by a podiatrist. The bunions came back within a year. ... (15 replies)
... Where you heel walking, cane, crutches or cast because of your previous bunion surgery? ... (15 replies)
... about this surgery. I personally had a very rough 3 days but now I am on day 12 am have some swelling and only frequent pain. I went from using 2 crutches and a walking foot cast to now just one and bearing wait only on the heal of my foot. Today I get the outer layer of stitches removed. ... (1 replies)
... motion and for protection of your foot. You can google a Jones compression cast for an example. ... (3 replies)
... Altough my surgeon called it foot reconstruction surgery. My surgery lasted 6 hrs and I spent 2 nights in the hospital. ... (9 replies)
... I had my pre op visit with my surgeon today. I sure hope this is all worth it. He said I am not having bunion and hammertoe surgery I am having foot reconstruction. It will be about a 6 hr surgery. ... (15 replies)


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