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... Hi all foot surgery survivors! I am 14weeks post op today on the 14th of July. Severe great toe bunion corrected with fusion, three lesser hammer toes corrected with fusions and metatarsal shortening. ... (0 replies)
... I am just under four weeks post bunion surgery. My main issue is the sweling that prevents me from wearing dress shoes. ... (9 replies)
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Apr 9, 2012
... Congratulations on having done your surgery and now on the mend. ... (4 replies)

... Hello Sousmor, I am SO glad to hear all is going well for you! I am now at 4.5 months after my March surgery and my R foot is doing really good! No more swearing, only really minor ones if I had a LONG day running around or at work. ... (18 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)
... Hi Karyn, Today I went to my Lupus Dr. and he was worried about the swelling even more than the podiatrist. So they talked and they are putting me on Celebrix(SP) and he was also worried about the infection that I had before might have gone to the bone. Xrays tomorrow at the podiatrist. They are also worried about nerve damage.But yes they have tried the ice compression boot... (8 replies)
... omething cold to reduce the swelling. Last summer when the nerve damage first occured, I went to PT because the podiatrist thought the nerve was compressed with scar tissue, so most of my 8 weeks of PT was modalities. ... (8 replies)
... I haven't had bunion surgery, but I am going through PT... ... (8 replies)
... icin. You can get this at Sports Supplements. This is wonderful because it goes directly to the tissue rather than through your blood stream. I think the gentle massage that I give myself around toe has help in preventing scar tissue so when I'm on my tip toes, it doesn't hurt as much. ... (11 replies)
... I had a bunion surgery back in March which also required 2 screws. When I was about 8 weeks post op I also had similar complaints. ... (2 replies)
... Thanks for the advise about massaging. I will now do it more often as well as the toe excercising. I have 4 wedding in the upcoming year & I have no idea what type of shoe to wear to them. Fullersloane (4 replies)
... Congrats and welcome to the road of recovery post bunion surgery. It will take quite a long time for your toe to go back to the "normal" state and strength. ... (4 replies)
... own isn't the best. Sure, the tendon could heal, it could not. We'll have that discussion in October or November when I check in with him. Until then, I ice, massage with Freeze It, and brace when active or sore. ... (15 replies)
... just posted my list of questions in a new thread. That same area of your foot you described is quite swollen on mine and hard in the sense that I wonder if it's scar tissue that won't ever go away? ... (2 replies)
... to bring the flexibility back as well as to combat the internal scar tissues, so that you can be back on your feet sooner. I don't think your hubby or partner will be too keen to do that cuz that may just gross them out, well... ... (87 replies)
... better than the right eventhough it was exactly the same procedure without additional works to the right foot. Really, sounds like you may just have a bit more scar tissues in the right foot. You had more things done to the right foot, right? ... (18 replies)
... The mechanical action creates "microtears" on the scar tissues so that the scars can break down faster as well as other suggestions of exercises and movement of the joints to improve flexibility. ... (12 replies)
... I have never heard of RSD. I did a search on it and it sounds terrrible! How could having an ankle surgery cause this? ... (124 replies)
... I am having the ultrasound as well as deep tissue massage to help break up scar tissue from the neuroma surgery. Thanks for the detailed description of your exercises. ... (27 replies)
... after my bunion surgery, my pod told me to massage the area as well to break up the scar tissue. I had a lot of it and it took awhile. ... (19 replies)


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