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... Hi Carlos, Thanks for letting me know. It is interesting to know that the incision can be on the side. I know this sounds vain but when it is on the side you can wear all kinds of sandals without the scar showing. I really don't like that he said it couldn't be on the side. ... (11 replies)
... Hi stitches, good luck on that surgery I will certainly have you in my prayers! I finally started therapy buy I alternate every Tuesday. One week my foot the next is my shoulder. ... (4 replies)
... First, don't worry. You can't expect both feet to progress the same way. I mentioned before that my feet weren't healing the same way too. Left foot being better than the right eventhough it was exactly the same procedure without additional works to the right foot. ... (18 replies)

... my mom underwent a bunion procedure on her left foot. During the procedure, a tendon involving her big toe was damaged, which left her foot hyperflexed, swollen and in chronic pain. ... (0 replies)
... I am 3 months post op. I had the bunion cut down and the main toe bone broken. I had two pins to hold the toe stable. The pins were not pushed through and sat on nerves inside my foot. I think that no one knows what pain is until they have random nerve pain that you can't control. ... (28 replies)
... I am dealing with scar tissue nerve pain five months out from surgery. My doctor wants to break up the scar tissue to release the nerve endings with surgery. Has anyone had this surgery and did it work? ... (28 replies)
... Hey, Chris! Hope you're still checking this thread... I just saw the pod. ... (13 replies)
... I had my bunionectomy on Sept 15th which puts me past the 5 month mark now. ... (2 replies)
... I'm 5 weeks post bunion surgery with an incision on the top of my foot, but I've only seen the incision at my doctor's office. They keep wrapping my foot in gauze with an ace wrap over it and tell me I'm not supposed to remove any of that! ... (10 replies)
... I had pretty extensive bunion surgery 6 weeks ago. I was told no weight bearing on foot for 3 weeks. At 3 weeks, I had the pin and stitches taken out and was told to start walking and going to PT. ... (32 replies)
... I had bunion surgery in August, and have been walking without crutches for two weeks now, and I've been trying to do the toe exercises that my doctor recommended for mobility in my big toe. ... (1 replies)
... hi everyone. it has been a while since i have visited the boards. ... (9 replies)
... You mentioned that your surgeon doesn't seem overly confident. Is he not overly confident that it will fix the problem? ... (3 replies)
... I was diagnosed with a hyperflexible big toe via a weight bearing scan. Two years ago now, my surgeon fused the first and second metatarsals and removed a mild bunion in the hopes that this would sort out pain and swelling in that area. ... (3 replies)
... Thanks. Some days are better than others. I've noticed a lot of it seems to depend on the weather and how humid it is. ... (10 replies)
... I ran across your story while researching 5th metatarsal osteotomy surgery for its long term effects. I have had the surgery on both feet now. I had the right foot done in may of 2003. 48 hours post op I returned to my surgeon so he could see how I was doing. ... (4 replies)
... I had a bunion surgery back in March which also required 2 screws. When I was about 8 weeks post op I also had similar complaints. ... (2 replies)
... The doctor only recommended one foot, so I went for my right foot since it hurt the most. ... (2 replies)
... Hello Sousmor, I am SO glad to hear all is going well for you! I am now at 4.5 months after my March surgery and my R foot is doing really good! No more swearing, only really minor ones if I had a LONG day running around or at work. ... (18 replies)
... y built up to being ble to walk about as normal without any pain or swelling I was fortunate that I now dont work so didn't need to walk much I oiled my foot and scar a lot and it seemed to soften up well and is not ridged, I am hoping that it will be the same for this other foot only time will tell. ... (18 replies)


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