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Bunion surgery
Jan 22, 2016
... Yes, I have a bad Keloid scar on the top of my foot and he wants to cut out the scar tissue and as long as he is cutting me, he would take out the screws and plate. I also have a very long large screw that was put in there to hold up my arch. ... (5 replies)
... I am new on here, I actually just Googled about things to help with flexibility after bunion surgery and found this thread. I currently am 22 years old and had my bunion surgery over a year ago to be exact June 16, 2010. It went TERRIBLE. ... (24 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)

... one day ago to remove the bunion on my right foot..so far no pain, just intense burning when I've been walking or on my feet too long. My left knee has caused a lot of pain due to my overcompensating on the left side. ... (2 replies)
... cut in the bone and screw inserted, but my experience has been very different from what most of you describe. ... (14 replies)
... I had a very similar surgery like you. I'm 20 yrs old and I also had my bunion cut at the side with my big toes broken and realigned with a temporary screw. My surgery was done Oct. 2 and today marks my 6th week post. ... (14 replies)
... marks 6 weeks since my bunion surgery. Im in my late 30's.They cut off the bunion, and broke the big toe to straighten it, putting in a permanent screw below the joint in the big toe. Did not have anything done to smaller toes. ... (14 replies)
... I hope I am not throbbing too much after four weeks, actually the only thing I hope is that my bone hasn't moved out of place and the surgery is a success, especially after trying to climb the stairs on my heel, because the stairs aren't wide enough to get a whole foot on there! ... (240 replies)
... er than what I've learned through my own experience and reading articles and this board, but I would wonder about a few things. First, I didn't have swelling for too long, but I have heard that it can last for many months and it can cause pain. ... (13 replies)
... Oh...and I have one permanent screw, which I am just taking the docs word on is in there....I don't feel it or anything...guess with all the removable pins that screw kind of became overshadowed. ... (13 replies)
... Hi, Carolina~ I had a double bunionectomy (and hammertoe surgeries) last May and am very glad I had it all done—NO REGRETS. It’s been almost exactly eleven months since the surgeries, and after decades of hurting, I am pain free, not to mention enjoying much nicer looking feet! I have a permanent screw in each foot; so far I've had no issues with them. My doctor said that... (13 replies)
... The screw could have been too long. ... (5 replies)
... I have had bunion surgery on both feet. The doctors actually cut the tendons to release the pressure then fused the big toe bones. Also on the right foot the little toe was fused. ... (61 replies)
... to have my foot done. Poor hubby had to stop hiking too as I was in a lot of pain, he wanted so badly to hike with me for a long time. He told me that once my foot is better and I am healither, he will hike with me. That is why this afternoon's short hike was so special. ... (18 replies)
... However, I have found that I have been in a lot more pain than I would have anticipated, most all of it coming from the bunion area. My toe is almost completely numb and I am barely able to wiggle it. ... (3 replies)
... I'd have to be careful, though, so I didn't lose too much of it! Not too much to spare right now! LOL! ... (32 replies)
... I had a bunionectomy performed by a pod on Feb 2 and they had to saw through my metatarsal bone to shorten it and put a titanium screw through it, and remove the spurs from the top and bottom of the joint. ... (7 replies)
Back from surgery
Mar 28, 2004
... So far so good...not too much pain...I got my stitches out of my left foot and they're kinda sore because the doctor wants me to exercise the toes. ... (1 replies)
Bunion scar...
Mar 23, 2004
... u very much two! I started the massage a few nights ago, the skin seems much softer but its still sensative, so I imagine it will take awhile since it's been so long since I've had that done. ... (9 replies)
Bunion scar...
Mar 21, 2004
... I'm not sure what the optimum time is to start or whether you can "wait too long." My doctor recommended the massage just after the incisions healed closed. But I think it's better late than never. ... (9 replies)


Associated Tags: big toe, bunionectomy post-op, high heels, joint fusion, lapidus

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