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... After many years of pain from my bunions decided to get them fixed. I was terrified after reading all the posts. I found a Dr. who does minimally invasive surgery which will get me back to dancing . Yes, get a second opinion. ... (8 replies)
... I had 3 screws put in when I had the bunion surgery. The Dr. ... (1 replies)
... I had bunion surgery 15 years ago. Never went to pt. They don't even do the surgery that I had anymore. I had no screws or pins but the bone was cut completely and shoved over causing a great deal of shortening. ... (32 replies)

... I been lurking and reading a bit here, and see that many of you have or are having bunion surgery. ... (8 replies)
... I am new to this board and am so happy to have found it! So much wonderful information from those who have been "in the trenches"! I am scheduled to have bunion surgery on my right foot next week. ... (3 replies)
... Hi supermom802, Wow you had a lot done to your foot, hope it is healing nicely. Although I personally wouldn't say that having the screw out is no big deal, at least to me it wasn't. After 3 shots in my foot of local ans..he and another dr. went to work to get the screw out. I found it all a bit scarey, and unnerving actually, but am glad it is over. I can see why most... (44 replies)
... I had 5 screws and 5 pins in my right foot after surgery on September 15, 2003. Two of the pins were removed approximately 7 weeks after surgery. That was done in the office and was completely painless. ... (44 replies)
... Thanks for replying.I have 2 screws below my big toe and I have been having problems.My foot feels like I'm walking on a marble.The doctor says the screws are out of place and are pushing down on the bottom of my foot. I have to have them removed on the 2nd of March. ... (44 replies)
... the screws and i also had 2 toes done. ... (9 replies)
... I'll make this short. Double bunion surgery Dec 10th. Botched. Right foot has plate screws high at big toe joint and mitre screws high holding plate. No plans to remove screws. ... (1 replies)
... hours. I had an epidural and a fabulous anesthesiologist who also loves to travel. My OS was running late in the ER due to his first surgery so we were in holding watching a film chatting about travel. My favorite things to do. All anxiety slipped away. ... (9 replies)
... ly met with my foot surgeon last month and he agreed it was time to take them out. He normally leaves them in, but if they are bothersome for any reason, he will remove them. ... (9 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)
... I really appreciated all of the input on this site. I had two screws put in, apparently there is no contest in the literature that the screws are the best method to ensure proper refusion and allignment of the bone after the v cut. There are pros and cons to having the screws in. ... (4 replies)
... ave time to better explore this I am wishing I followed my instincts and had the removable pin done. I have a great surgeon who insisted the permanent titanium screws were the way to go. From what I have researched 4 Percent of people have titanium allery and about 40 percent have mechanical problems with hardware. ... (4 replies)
... Hi, I had surgery 1 year ago for hammertoes. A few months after surgery, I kept feeling pain in the ball of my foot. ... (0 replies)
... weeks. But I also prefer not to have plates or screws left inside. Did you have to go back into surgery to remove the pins? ... (4 replies)
... rayed my foot again and has decided that he will remove the screws in three weeks time as one of them is possibly a little long and may have slightly moved since the swelling etc has gone. ... (3 replies)
... admitted again to hospital last week to check if the infection had recurred. The surgeon came to see me last evening and to my horror told me that he is going to remove the plate and screws in the next week as the nodule is a screw underneath the skin and he could see the plate elevated under the skin. ... (2 replies)
... I had bunion surgery the day after Thanksgiving! One pin and 2 screws were permanently inserted as well as bone shaved on both sides of my right foot. My OS described my case as "severe"! ... (11 replies)


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