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... 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)
... I 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)

Bunion Surgery
Mar 16, 2008
... I was wondering if anyone could help me out with a few questions I have about my bunion surgery. ... (9 replies)
... hours a day except for short trips around the house. Swelling at that point is very normal. ... (9 replies)
... Glad to hear that the pain isn't too bad. Do you have crutches or are you literally hopping? ... (27 replies)
... I am new to this site and have been reading postings about bunion surgery. This is my first posting. ... (8 replies)
... when I was released from the boot. ... (21 replies)
... I was so glad when I opened my e mail this morning and saw that you had responded. I don't mind your complaining at all as I to am complaining and for good reason! I am 8 weeks post op now and I don't really see much improvement. ... (20 replies)
Bunion Surgery
Jan 30, 2008
... After my bunion surgery, i was in a "boot" for almost a month. When i finally could stop wearing the boot, I wore normal shoes. However, my foot has started to hurt again. Is it better to wear tighter shoes or loose shoes after surgery? ... (6 replies)
... it gets easier, trust me! You should wear the boot whenever and wherever you walk though, even if it's at home. It may feel stiff, but it's also supporting you. ... (8 replies)
... op and I am wearing the boot. I only wear my boot when I am getting up to walk anywhere, be it bathroom or going OUT when I am sick of being inside! LOL Other than that, I keep the boot off. Too uncomfortable otherwise. My stitches are out next week. ... (7 replies)
... I know what you mean about the boot being heavy. When I went to the doc yesterday, they told me that the hosp had given me the wrong kind of boot. ... (7 replies)
... Hi Gimpy, just take it easy the first week. ... (7 replies)
... I discovered this board recently, have been only reading posts and now want to introduce myself. ... (7 replies)
Stress fracture
Jun 3, 2015
... I am a runner and about 5 weeks ago I started having severe pain in my foot. I got an xray which was negative and was sent to physical therapy. After no signs of improvement and symptoms worsing my family practice dr ordered a MRI. ... (2 replies)
... This is my first post to these boards and hoping to get some good advice. I am 33 year old female and have had bunions ever since i was a teen. Over the past few years I have noticed that they are getting larger and my toes are angled more. I have pain when wearing certain shoes and numbness in the toes. ... (6 replies)
... Earlier this day, about 13 hours ago, I had surgery to fix a bunion on my right foot, to straighten the bones of my big toe and fix an ulcer that had erupted due to the bunion. ... (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)
... You asked what my recovery was like, since I had some similar procedures to what you are having. ... (10 replies)


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