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... and little toe and broke the heel bone to give me an arch. There are 5 screws in my foot that will be taken out after the 3 month mark. My foot is swollen most of the time as well, but it is not too painful. ... (0 replies)
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... op shoe. I am 47... Are there any screws in the toes? ... (3 replies)

... yep, and I think it depends on what TYPE of bunion surgery as to the recovery. ... (15 replies)
... and my big toe needs the Akin. He is going to shorten that second metatarsal also. All my pain is on the ball of the foot. None on the bunion. He is using screws as well. ... (8 replies)
... My Big toes overlap my second toes too. ... (20 replies)
... normally seen in a person over the age of 60.Her big toes are already crossing over the second and facing out.she is not using her big toe at all so has developed arthritis in all the other toes.She also gets itchy from the toes crossing. ... (20 replies)
... My name is Joann. I am 19 years old. I am having bunion Surgery on Thursday. I am having the same procedure done on both my left and right foot at the same time. ... (14 replies)
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... it has become worse. I stumbled on this site looking for information from folks like me who are either looking at surgery or has had this type of surgery. I am not sure I even understand all the ramifications of having this proposed surgery. ... (27 replies)
... they had given me post surgery, he told me this was a WB injury recovery and to stop using the crutches. I could stand without them, limped a little at first and basically didn't need them. ... (11 replies)
... years ago, I have 2 permanent screws in my left foot, I have only had that foot done, it was the worse out of the two and my pain was unbearable at times. My big bone in my foot was cut to correct the bow and then screwed back together, also the bunion was removed. ... (11 replies)
... op. I heard that using a bean bag instead of pillows for elevating was helpful because then you don't slip around so much. ... (13 replies)
... I had a big bunion also that was killing me so I had a big surgery in June 2007. Firstly, if you have'nt done it yet, you may want to go out and get a silicone gel wedge to go between your big toe and your second toe. ... (9 replies)
... gery, strengthen your legs and ankles with exercise, e.g., stand on one leg to improve your balance. Lower your body and then go back up. If you have the type of bunion surgery that does not allow you to put weight on your foot, you will need your opposite leg to be very strong, otherwise you will require more assistance. ... (16 replies)
Bunion scar...
Mar 21, 2004
... mmended the massage just after the incisions healed closed. But I think it's better late than never. I'd be interested in other people's opinions who have been using massage. ... (9 replies)
... and had my first follow up appt. today. They were very bruised but I was amazed as to how straight my feet are with no big bump. ... (5 replies)
4 weeks postop
Aug 21, 2003
... Your surgery was simply not as involved as many ours have been. That's why your recovery was so much faster. ... (5 replies)
... don't really think my feet size have changed. The biggest problem is the sole of the shoes cuz I would need a higher arch support due to the swelling under the big toe joint, so thank goodness I got an existing pair of sneakers for just that purpose. ... (97 replies)
... Thanks Pearl for bringing the bunion group together. I am in awe of you who had both feet done at the same time. You will be so glad you did it in one shot. ... (97 replies)


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