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... I am 44 and very active. I play tennis 2 or 3 times a week. Used to run but had to stop due to foot pain. I am at the point that I need bunion surgery on my right foot. I went to three different doctors. ... (4 replies)
... I am currently wearing sneakers a size larger but I have some pain in my arch and the top of my foot where the screws are. ... (15 replies)
... I finally got my 2 screws removed after a year of bunion surgery! Okay I'll list what went down, it may not be in the same order but I tried nontheless. ... (9 replies)

... I must find out more! I need a lapidus on both feet as 3 surgeons opinions concurr. However I would really like to find a doc in WA state / near Seattle, who uses this external fixation method to allow earlier weight bearing. Please send me the name of your doctor if possible, so that I can write and ask them for a referral to someone in my area. Thank you. (12 replies)
... so early. I have halux rigidus and a bunionectomy done years ago for which I felt like the world of nursing would die if I did not return. I did the same thing with the other foot. Along, with a little poor surgery and some bad decisions on my part to rush things I am right back in the same boat. ... (240 replies)
... I think moving my toes early helped make them flexible, but do NOT overdo it! I think that many of the people I met or heard about who had complications with the surgery tried to do too much too soon. ... (17 replies)
... I could bear weight alot sooner. The foot was wrapped in gauze and I had a cam walker which he allowed me to take off at night and when I had my foot elevated with ice. ... (12 replies)
... I'd definitely get another opinion before getting the second foot done. I had surgery for a severe bunion 5 months ago, with a permanent plate and 3 permanent screws. Other than the first week or so, it's been a breeze. ... (19 replies)
... ruler to draw lines to show the angle of 1st metatarsal, marked where the bones would be cut, where the 1st metatarsal would be after the surgery, and where the screws would be. This really made it much easier for me to understand what he was going to do. ... (9 replies)
Bunion scar...
Mar 23, 2004
... I, also, saw the screws in my big toes and they look huge! lol One of my friends the other day was like "Oh my god, they left it in there on purpose? ... (9 replies)
Bunion scar...
Mar 21, 2004
... Hi Backsahurtin, I'm not sure what the optimum time is to start or whether you can "wait too long." My doctor recommended the massage just after the incisions healed closed. But I think it's better late than never. I'd be interested in other people's opinions who have been using massage. BTW, you should know that folks here use a variety of lubricants on their scars to... (9 replies)
... d walking on my heels and another time my wheelchair tipped forward when I was reaching for something and the front of my feet went forward and touched the floor with some weight on them. ... (4 replies)
... Hello, I had foot surgury to correct a bunion (bunion was shaved and the shaft of my first metatarsal broken and re-aligned to correct the angel). (maybe called bunionectomy with a base osteotomy) My surgury was in the beginning of May, weeks later i was put in a walking black boot but still on crutches, then 1 month later when i went on June 25 (my next appointment) the bone... (1 replies)
... this is supposed to be the one of the better operations for people who had severe bunions and it is most likely that the bunion will not return with this procedure. For me, the length of time being totally on crutches has been very difficult but seeing the light at the end of the tunnel feels good. ... (149 replies)
... I had a big bunion also that was killing me so I had a big surgery in June 2007. ... (9 replies)
Screw removal?
Jul 31, 2007
... Hey, I was wandering how many screws do you have? ... (3 replies)
... On week no. 10 after having the bunion removed, toe broken, bone wedge removed and two screws inserted. Most recent doctor's appointment and doctor concerned about the swelling. ... (0 replies)
... hear your story. i am having alot of work done on both feet at once. please share your experiences. my big toes have to be straightened and hammer toes corrected with arthreodesis and tailor bunion surgery. ... (119 replies)
Bad bunion surgery
Oct 18, 2003
... p my feet with the bunion surgeries at the time of the neuroma surgeries because the mistake he made on the left bunion was a very slowly progressive problem and with the right foot he basically covered up the problem by attributing the forefoot pain I am still having to the neuromas. ... (61 replies)
... ately after they put me in the operating room I was out of it. I don't remember anything and I did not hear anything. Woke up in the recovery room. I was naseous with dry mouth from the medications. It wasn't really bad, I could handle it. I did not have any pain in my foot at all. I was home by 11am. ... (6 replies)


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