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... My second toe did have the pin inserted for 7 weeks before it was pulled out. ... (18 replies)
... Thanks for posting and sharing your experience. It sounds like your surgery turned out very well, congrats! ... (10 replies)
... I've always disliked my feet, but bunion pain is making me consider surgery. From there, it's easy to think, 'while I'm at it...I could use a little extra fixing. ... (10 replies)

... I had bunion surgery over 18 months ago on my right foot for a severe bunion where my big toe was crossing over the second toe and pushing up through the top of my shoe. I had to have a Lapidus procedure where the bone further up in the foot was actually fused. ... (10 replies)
... I responded to your first post and ironically, here I am again able to offer you a response to this question. I had bunion correction in order to relieve my discomfort, but at the same time I had my big toe shortened, not a lot as it doesn't look that much different. ... (10 replies)
... t that the problem with my feet is severe pronation. At every step, my arches collapse and my feet flatten almost completely, resulting in extra strain on my big toe joints...I'm only 28 and have moderate bunions on both feet, and these have been more and more painful over the last two years. ... (10 replies)
... I'm so glad you decided to join. I had a Lapidus buionectomy with shortening of the second toe back in October and I hate to say this but I still occasionally get some residual swelling. Usually if I sit for long periods of time. ... (4 replies)
... due, he says, to a bunion surgery that was done 28 years ago shortening that first bone too much. ... (1 replies)
... first metatarsal, shortening of second and pin in the hammertoe.... ... (0 replies)
... I had surgery to correct one of my bunions about 10 months ago. I recovered nicely and everything seemed to be ok. ... (2 replies)
... Oh, it sounds like the doctor recommended a surgery similar to mine. I'm not sure what "closed based wedge procedure" means. ... (35 replies)
... I want to thank everyone that responded to my last post regarding work leave after bunion surgery, hearing it from people that have been there helped a lot. ... (1 replies)
Out of surgery!!!
Jun 10, 2006
... Boy...I'll tell you though...would have loved to have had that darn toe shortened!!! ... (32 replies)
... on my left big toe and second toe. The reason for the surgery was that all of the weight of my body was being carried on the second metatarsel of the second toe and I had a jabbing pain on the ball of my foot with each step. The podiatrist thought the surgery would readjust this. HE WAS WRONG!! ... (1 replies)
Almost 3mo post op
Aug 25, 2014
... I have 4 hammer toes fixed and they all are straight now. I also had a lapidus bunionectomy and you can barely tell that I had a bunion. I think I would go for a second opinion. ... (4 replies)
Almost 3mo post op
Aug 24, 2014
... chief at a different hospital, HSS. The second surgeon did an MRI and found my tendon intact and the osteotomy was healed well. ... (4 replies)
Almost 3mo post op
Aug 24, 2014
... fusion and two "hammer toe" surgeries on the next two toes, shortening them and straightening them with pins. ... (4 replies)
... Marie, I second the suggestion to consult an orthopedic surgeon. ... (5 replies)
... it feels like Im walking on bones, and may be the only way he can get them to lie straight. He said only if he had to would he do that proceedure. I have had a second opinion, too. ... (5 replies)
... rays clearly showed the break, which has since started to heal but not in a straight line. I also have bad bunion issues, which may have stressed out the other toe bones and added to the fracture happening in the first place. ... (0 replies)




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