... bunion surgery now and have already scheduled my other foot for 4 weeks from today! ... (10 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)
... an osteotomy with a screw to hold the bone together. I've been in a surgical shoe the entire time, and was able to walk out after the surgery with a cane. ... (7 replies)
... So all together it is wiggle toes move ankle up and down and use hand to move big toe. Those would be the ROM exercises I have for the next 4 weeks until my appointment. ... (9 replies)
... op for bunion surgery on my left foot, and I have lots of questions that I'm hoping somebody can answer. ... (2 replies)
... I just had bunion surgery on my right foot on July 24, 2003. I am so happy that I decided to have the surgery!! ... (18 replies)
... I'm doing okay, thanks for asking. I've been posting updates in my thread called "no toe wiggle" right now. I'm a week and a day out now but, my toes are killing me, the ones Ican feel. I still can't feel my 4th and pinky. My incision are burning. ... (23 replies)
... I start PT in 2weeks after 10weeks post surgery. Right now I am in aircast boot and can wiggle toes. But having trouble bending toes back. Previously had issues from bunion surgery in 90s but wonder if anyone with PTT reconstruction surgery regained mobility of toes before PT. ... (11 replies)
... d the black post surgical velcro shoe. He wants me to start bearing weight and hopes that in a week I won't need crutches anymore. He does not want me to move my toes yet. My foot is swollen on top and bottom. It is also black and blue in some areas. ... (10 replies)
... Yes...my big toes are stiff... ... (10 replies)
... I just found it easier to slide my foot straight in a shoe rather than having to bend the toes and wiggle it in. Just make sure it's snug enough so you don't have to grip with your toes. ... (5 replies)
... wow, pain free, sounds great!!
so what do you do for work? how come it took you 9 weeks before going back?
My doc told me 4 weeks at the most...( I have a desk job) is yours more physical?
a massage sounds great!! will do that once I get these bandages off:angel::angel:
keep dancing!! (87 replies)
... Hi Aimski. I am so glad I started this post. It is so good to see how others dealt with the surgery and recovery. I am pleased to report that it is now 11 weeks since my surgery on the right foot. I am pain free. I have been back at work for 2 weeks. ... (87 replies)
... I can sorta feel the pins. I'd like to wiggle my toes to be sure they're still mobile but that's probably not a good idea. ... (13 replies)
... I can"wiggle" my toes some but the big toe is not moving too much. I still seem to have a lot of swelling on the top of my foot. ... (10 replies)
... Had my surgery late yesterday to repair my PTT and bunion. I ended up with a screw for the bunion repair. ... (11 replies)
... wiggle your toes often. the first three days it is hard and is a little uncomfortable, but by the fourth day I was able to lift all my toes and wiggle them. Im so glad I have been able to keep my range of motion. Ill see what happens tomorrow when I go to the doctor. ... (48 replies)
... My toes felt "wet". I would touch them and they would be dry. It wasn't until I read your post that I realized that feeling has gone away. The middle toes are still slightly bruised. The big toe is numb to the touch on top by the scar. ... (5 replies)
... on my right foot that I had since a kid but it was very small then, started to grow much bigger causing the big toe to lean over toward the second toe. Now the bunion is very pronounced and very painful when it rubs my shoes. ... (5 replies)
... Hi Sophie! :wave: I'm doing okay - still having a LOT of swelling, and associated pain, of course. :rolleyes: I'm 2 days short of 6 weeks today, and am *planning* on taking the kids to the library and (hopefully!) a short shopping trip to Wal-Mart... I'm *hoping* it'll work out - I'll bring the wheelchair along, and the 2 of them together can get it in/out of the van, so... (18 replies)