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... orknight, I also had 4 screws but also had one on the top of my foot almost come through my skin, the whole thing was very creepy! My doctor wanted to remove the screw under local in his office but I said NO WAY! ... (9 replies)
... Actually two in my heal poked out from the beginning. There is one screw on the exterior of my ankle that hurts. ... (9 replies)
... 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 the same surgery on one foot with "permanent" screws. Turned out that my body could not tolerate the screws and I just had a second surgery to have the screws removed. ... (8 replies)
... Screw removal is no big deal, I had it done twice for 2 different procedures. But, in should be done in a outpatient surgery center for infection control reasons. It is nothing to be scared of, but make sure it is done in either a hospital or outpatient surgery center. ... (9 replies)
... has anyone had a doc want to screw the screw back in? ... (9 replies)
... I just had my screw removed from my foot 2 years after my bunion surgery. I was still experiencing some swelling and mild pain which may or may not have been caused by the screw. ... (4 replies)
... I had a mild to moderate bunion on one foot that was becoming more painful over the years. ... (1 replies)
... I didn't have a toe pointing down, but there are many different types of bunion surgery. My pins came out each side of the foot, approximately where the arch is, not near the toes. I wonder if the internal screw makes a difference for you. ... (11 replies)
... Hi, I'm almost 6 weeks PO from bunion surgery, I have been totally nwb, I have one dissolvable interior pin/screw and one exterior pin. I am schuled to have my exterior pin removed this Friday. My doc said it shouldn't bother me too bad as far as pain but I'm still apprehensive (I'm a baby when it comes to pain). I have two questions, one, what's your experiences with the... (11 replies)
... I finally got my 2 screws removed after a year of bunion surgery! Okay I'll list what went down, it may not be in the same order but I tried nontheless. ... (9 replies)
... I forgot to tell you. I could put my shoe on right after the removal. He put a big bandage on the incision. He said that I could shower and get it wet, but I decided to wait until it healed a bit before I got it wet. I guess I was afraid of getting an infection, but he gave me infection pills. It was actually 3 1/2 months. I just looked it up for my screw, plate and wires to... (9 replies)
... I had the plate, wires and screw removed from my bunion surgery. I had it removed after about 4 months. Would have to look up the exact time. For me it was surgery all over again, which I didn't know. I had it done in the office with every thing sterile. It took about an hour. ... (9 replies)
... Hello everyone, I'm a returning bunion patient and I just wanted to ask whoever had their screws removed a few questions.... ... (9 replies)
... what kind of bunion surgery did you have? ... (8 replies)
Screw removal?
Aug 1, 2007
... told her to minimize her walking for a few days while the holes in the bones healed up but there was little pain involved.. certainly a cake walk compared to the bunion surgery! I've been lucky that mine have done ok.. I have 2 screws. ... (3 replies)
Screw removal?
Jul 31, 2007
... I just had bunion surgery done one week ago and the doctor inserted two screws. They are also suppost to be permanent. ... (3 replies)
Screw removal
Jun 26, 2007
... I had external fixation pins for bunion surgery. Six rather large screws sticking out of my foot. I also, had internal pins in toe two and three. ... (53 replies)
Screw removal
Nov 8, 2006
... Mine felt better once I had that screw out because the screw was really hurting me and I could not bend my toe or stand on my tip toe and this was a year after Bunion surgery. I had to wear the walking shoe for a week and use crutches but I was able to stay home so I did not do much. ... (53 replies)
Screw removal
Nov 7, 2006
... I went to my podiatrist today and we are scheduling surgery for December to remove the screws. My foot still hurts a lot and it hurts a lot to bend my toe. ... (53 replies)


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