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... at you have valid reasons to question the surgeon's knowledge base. He removed the pins after only four weeks, over corrected, released you even though there is a non union and never suggested that you wear a boot until things are sorted out. I know how frustrating an unsuccessful surgery is. ... (14 replies)
... I am scheduled to get an Austin bunionectomy and a tailor bunionectomy on my right foot next Tuesday. I am 21 and have a "moderate" bunion. My bunion has been causing me years of pain and has been progressively getting worse. After trying special shoes and cortisone shots I decided it was time. ... (0 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)

... First bunion surgery was on both feet at once during early December. ... (2 replies)
... I am in Texas, so i can't help you there. My doctor's nurse email told me to walk in a tennis shoe. I just started it today inside my home. ... (21 replies)
... I am glad to hear about someone having the Austin method done, and am currently looking for doctors who practice this method in Florida. I will be interested on hearing about your progress. Good Luck! (21 replies)
... I am on my 5th week after austin bunionectomy. Still quite a bit of swelling, but my doctor is allowing me to walk with my boot slowly. I will play it safe and wait till next week to do so. ... (21 replies)
... to put a sneaker back on ? ... (3 replies)
... Hi - I have been diagnosed with hypermobile 1st ray, and bunions on both feet with tailors bunions. The recommended surgery to correct this is Lapidus Arthrodesis with mini external fixation (pins that stick out top of foot). Has anyone had this surgery? I am told I would have 4 pins sticking out and would wear a velcro boot for 8-12 weeks, then the pins are removed.... (4 replies)
... He said that even when he does bunion surgery he tells his patients it is a year before it is back to normal but for me, there was alot of work done so..... ... (6 replies)
... weeks ago. I was diagnosed with hypermobile Ehlers Danlos a few months ago. Do you also have Ehlers Danlos? ... (3 replies)
... had the above mentioned surgeries done to my left foot on July 7, 2010. I was in casts and NWB until August 12, 2010 when my dr. removed the cast and put me in a boot and said I could do PWB. Do I always have to wear the boot even if i'm sitting at my desk at work? ... (0 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. He said I could WALK in a tennis shoe, but NO RUNNING or BENDING THE TOES. ... (3 replies)
... 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)
... I am so sorry for your pain. I had a Chevron Bunionectomy on June 2, 2010. No screws, pins, wires etc needed for this type of surgery. ... (4 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)
... her 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)
... which I wear anytime I walk for the first 6 weeks, so I have not had crutches. The only time I had what I would call excruciating pain was the night of the surgery. ... (14 replies)
... I could NEVER have done what you're describing just a few days after surgery. ... (14 replies)
... I told you I'd keep you updated on my recovery, so that's why I'm here. I had my bunion surgery on my right foot yesterday afternoon and I'm doing pretty well. ... (11 replies)

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