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... I only hope you haven't made a mistake. I had my surgery June 2nd of this year. Two months later, and my doctor said I could give my walking boot the boot. I still must wear a silicone wedge for another three months. He said even though I can walk, DO NOT BEND the toes. ... (7 replies)
... urgeon what his protocol is for after surgery. For bromstrom my surgeon had me in surgical splint for 2 weeks and cast for 4 weeks, NWB. Then transitioned into walking boot for 4 weeks and was PWB. The first few days are usually the worst, but after that it seems to be different each person. ... (5 replies)
... op after having bunion surgery on both feet. I had the scarf osteotomy with small permanent screws placed in both feet. ... (4 replies)

... Well, I am 8 weeks post bunion surgery... And was wondering if others are still having horrible pain when trying to wear a shoe? ... (4 replies)
... I think you should be able to go back to work after 6 weeks. Who knows, you may be fine after 4 weeks. Follow your surgeons post-op instructions exactly. You didn't mention which procedure you'll be having but it sounds like most people are in a walking boot around 4-6 weeks unless they have other issues as well. My mom had a bunion and 4 hammertoes fixed and was non-weight... (17 replies)
... Hi all...I am 5 weeks post op for bunion surgery. ... (3 replies)
... I have 2 screws that will stay inside my foot. The surgery went great and I have been in very little pain. I only have taken a few pain meds. I have been walking in a surgical boot since leaving the hospital. ... (6 replies)
... The doctor broke the bone, moved it over, and then put 2 screws in to hold it in place. The surgery was a breeze. I only took pain meds for a day. I am in a walking boot and have probably been on it more than I should be. But it really feels ok. My toes are all really bruised and swollen, but not too painful. ... (0 replies)
... I am in the same situation at 6 weeks now. I was told that i could start walking with surgical boot around 5th week using heels, but held off till now. Still not quite understanding heel walk method. ... (8 replies)
... toe. I'm not allowed to put pressure on my foot bare so i can't try pressing the foot against the floor or anything ....i am allowed to start taking steps with a walking boot. i guess wiggling the toes is not sufficient. thanks. ... (21 replies)
... er had a burning sensation. I had a numb sensation when i touched it but that got better everyday. i'm now 9 weeks post op and doing really good. got out of my walking boot at 8 weeks so now i'm just working on walking normally. ... (2 replies)
... for the cutting of my bunion. According to my doc, my bunion was not too bad but due to it pressing against my nerves, it has been giving me a lot of grieve the past years. ... (18 replies)
... op. I had an austin bunionectomy and was able to walk in my boot almost directly after the procedure. I only needed crutches for the first few days following surgery. ... (6 replies)
... I think it all depends on the type of surgery one has. I had the lapidus procedure which involves screws to relocate the big toe. The Akins or chevron procedures seem to be less involved. ... (7 replies)
... I had the Chevron bunionectomy on June 2nd of this year. July 26th I finally got to give the walking boot the boot. My doctor told me to wear a silicone wedge between my big toe and second toe for the next three months. ... (3 replies)
... I had a Chevron Bunionectomy on June 2, 2010. No screws, pins, wires etc needed for this type of surgery. It's been 2 months now, and I finally got out of the walking boot. The doctor said I need to wear a silicone wedge between my big toe and second toe for the next three months. You don't even know that you're wearing it. ... (4 replies)
... Okay so I had bunion surgery on my right foot during May of 2010, it is now July 2010. ... (4 replies)
... at least a year before I can even think about anything but an athletic shoe will be ok. I walked around a little too much yesterday and had to wear my surgical boot today just to give things a rest. ... (7 replies)
... My chevron bunion surgery was May 28th and I had the exact same thing as you describe. The first five days were bad, pain, tingling, weird painful muscle spasms. ... (3 replies)
... r parts of my body if I use it long term. My last visit was about three weeks ago and my doctor told me to keep my foot elevated most of the time. He gave me a walking boot and said that he wants me to just get used to wearing it. I am not allowed to walk at all yet. ... (20 replies)

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