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... You and I had our surgeries just 2 days apart. I was told by my doctor that I could wash the foot 2 or 3 days after I had the stiches removed. I had my stiches out at 3 weeks where most have them removed at 2 weeks post op. Hope this helps.... ... (50 replies)
... have you had your stiches out? ... (4 replies)
... Hello All. I am new and have some questions. I had bunion surgery on my left foot a week ago tomorrow. I saw my doc today and he changed my dressing. I luckily have no pins or screws but still have stiches for another 10 days. ... (4 replies)

Bunion Surgery
Jan 31, 2009
... Sophie, sounds like your mom and I had our surgery around the same time. I had my right foot done on the 16th. Got my stiches out Thursday. Unfortunately the incision was still open so they had to tape me up with butterfly bandages until it heals. ... (19 replies)
... Thanks for the responses, I'm sooo nervous lol. I was nervous when I got the stiches out too, that wasn't as bad as I thought it was gonna be :) Another thing I forgot to ask was, when you had the ex/pins in your foot, did it cause your big toe to point downward, towards the floor? The doctor that is doing my post op checkups, is not the doctor that did the surgery, when she... (11 replies)
... op appointment tomorrow so I'll let everyone know how that goes. I should get my stiches out and finall be able to look at my foot. So crazy. ... (5 replies)
... I have been told will lose the Darco and can start to weight bear. Interestingly I have been told to curl my toes now and have been doing so or trying to since stiches came out at week 2. ... (18 replies)
... I had to have the surgery because of complications the bunions were causing me I have 3 stress fractures, 2 on my left first metatarsel and one on my right first metatarsel. ... (14 replies)
... My stiches came out on Monday which was 10 days post op. I will need to wear the boot for about 6 weeks. ... (20 replies)
... below. thats why im wondering about why I cant bend my big toe properly, I can bend it under, but no upper movement at all. I go to the doc tomorrow to get some stiches removed from another procedure I had done, so I am going to ask him.. ... (10 replies)
... That sounds dangerous! Yes, I've had my dressing changed twice. 4 days after surgery and again 9 days later. No big deal. The doctor wants to keep my big toe from drifting back over, so he has it wrapped with gauze and pulled over. ... (27 replies)
... and I have my left foot scheduled for mid February. I am so glad to get this over with. The surgery was simple and straightforward.. the only complication I had was a bad reaction to a painkiller. ... (27 replies)
... I did not have a cast, I just had bandages. I had the bandages on for two weeks and they came off when the stiches came out. After that I was in a velcro sandal since I couldn't get in a shoe.. and then a week or so later I was finally able to get into a sneaker. ... (3 replies)
... I've not posted on HB forums before, but I have been reading the various bunion threads with interest. I had Scarf Osteotomy and Akin procedures on both feet last Friday morning and came out of hospital on Sat evening. ... (4 replies)
... and i will be so glad when these stiches and pin come out because i felt yesterday! ... (5 replies)
... if a bit mad! There is the feeling out there that "it can't be that bad." Especially since mine are not particularly ugly! Nonetheless they were painful and caused me a great deal of discomfort! ... (16 replies)
... I had surgery 2 weeks ago for a tailor's bunion. ... (1 replies)
... Hi cards5fan, sounds like you had some sort of bunionectomy with akin. Our scenario is slightly different, as I only had the bunionectomy without correcting the big toes. My surgeon decided not to touch them as aesthetically and anatomically they don't look bad, but you can see slight crookedness if I bend my toe 90 degree. The recovery process is much quicker without the... (18 replies)
... i'm was able to get out of the walking boot and now i just have a bandage over the incision. It seems like i was able to bend my toe more when i had a more bandages on the foot. ... (18 replies)
... I dont know what happened to my post . Im not sure about the hammer toe, but to me is looks like the bunion is still there Im post op bunion surgery 4 weeks , and my foot looks pretty good you no longer see the bone sticking out and my scar isn't that noticable. ... (8 replies)




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