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... I had bunion and tailor bunion surgery on my right foot four years ago. I had external pins. My husband called it "Frankenfoot". ... (4 replies)
... Hi Jenny, I had the same thing but it started sooner for me, about the third week. It was a reaction to the desolving stitches inside my foot. ... (1 replies)
... I had bunion surgery on my left foot on May 24th. I've had bunions for quite a while thanks to my dad's side of the family! ... (7 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)
... It really depends on your surgeon, some will see their patients at 1 week post op and some at 2. I had my bandages changed 2 days after surgery and again at 1 week post op. The bandages were removed at 2 weeks along with the stitches. ... (21 replies)
... I am assuming they either shaved or cut the bunions. Not sure about cutting the bone through. I had a bunion on the big toe towards the top of the toe and had a metatarsal bunion. ... (4 replies)
Bunion surgery
Jan 22, 2016
... In August I had a major surgery on my foot that included a lapidus bunionectomy. I am still working on finding some sort of new normal in my foot. ... (5 replies)
... My surgery was pretty straightforward. ... (8 replies)
... id its ok for my foot to get cold sometimes and she brought up that if I wanted they could send me for a test to see if I've developed a blood clot, but they did not think it was a possibility. I hadn't even thought about a blood clot. ... (19 replies)
... I had surgery on my left foot on Nov. 30th, 2010. I am in my 5th week of recovery. My surgery was similar to what they do for bunion surgeries, but I did not have large bunions. ... (15 replies)
... I had surgery almost three weeks ago too, May 28th. A chevron bunionectomy on my right foot. I am a bit older, 41 and have arthritis in the joint below my big toe. ... (7 replies)
... and they said it was just to hold it together until my bones heal and most of the time the hardware begins to bother people and cause pain and I will not need them after my bones heal. My swelling has improved and I have not had pain medicine for two days. The stitches are unlike any I have ever seen. ... (21 replies)
... tive trying to keep our feet dry while taking showers. The bandage was there to prevent infection and to control the swelling to a degree, to help with the wound healing as well as just simply keeping your wound from contacting or rubbing on objects directly. ... (21 replies)
... My first experience with stitches and their removal was last June after double bunion surgery on my right foot. The removal didn't hurt, but he did tug. I would suggest you not look if you get quesey. ... (2 replies)
... I have bunion surgery and hammertoe repair 3 weeks ago. I wish I never did it. I am in more pain. I also have to shooting pain and feeling like a string. ... (6 replies)
... lance, but was very clear I shouldn't be doing anything but getting up to eat and go to the bathroom the first week. I put weight on my foot too often after the stitches were removed, and had the most excruciating pain. My doctor ordered me to be nwb for three days which stretched to five because of the pain. ... (7 replies)
... Just thought I'd give an update in case my experience helps someone else in this bunion surgery world. ... (2 replies)
... Glad your daughter is on the mend! Hopefully it wont be long before she can start walking again! Ive been there, its not great, but when its all healed she will feel so much better. The scars also should heal good, mine are barely visible seven years later. ... (20 replies)
... op. I had about six stitches on the big toe. It looked really nasty at first. ... (5 replies)
... Well at least you still got your stitches out right? ... (6 replies)


Associated Tags: bunion, bunion surgery recovery, bunionectomy recovery, external fixators, lapidus, pttd, screw removal

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