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... should have in your legs from the hips on down and I speak from experience. I had such flat feet the one of them rolled in and I also had horrible bunions. Had bunion surgery years ago and had I known then what I have learned, I NEVER would have let the surgeon near me. ... (5 replies)
... but the podiatrist has implied that surgery is inevitable. She said she will clean up the joint and use a pin to straighten my toe out again. She never gave a name for these procedures. ... (1 replies)
... years ago. The bunion required two screws for the repair and the rigid hammertoe had a portion of the joint removed. I recovered from the surgery without complications except that the foot still has pain, swelling and inflamation. There is no infection or stress fracture. ... (20 replies)

... I had my bunionectomy under local, although, as the time grew nearer I asked to have a sedative just before going in so they gave me pethadine which relaxed me although I was still awake - I just felt like I was 'stoned'. I had my discman with me and felt no anxiety at all, I was not even distressed by all the sounds - I just turned the music up real loud when the noisy parts... (16 replies)
... I had very flat feet for years and then after bunion surgery was referred to a man who made inserts. ... (5 replies)
... I guess I'm trying to do it without overdoing it, lol. ... (2 replies)
... KatieFeet - sounds to me like you are doing a LOT for only five days post-op! I had a somewhat similar surgery done (but no neuromas) - 4 incisions - on May 1, but I am much older than you and I'm sure that makes a big difference. I was told to be mostly non-weight-bearing for almost two weeks. Doctor said I could get up (with the boot and crutches) to go to the bathroom... (2 replies)
Bunion Surgery
Mar 21, 2013
... did steroid injections. These measures helped, but eventually, I needed surgery to "clean out the arthritic joints". I visited that Dr. ... (6 replies)
... Can you walk long distance without pain? ... (20 replies)
... Bunions can be genetic. Other than wearing orthotics to cushion it, there really isn't any way to "cure" one without surgery. The bone is not properly aligned and that's what is causing the bunion. It isn't a growth on the bone but rather misplacement of the bone itself. ... (8 replies)
... I have a fairly large bunion on my left foot and my toes are starting to be crowded. The bunion hurts only occasionally, so the pain itself is not a big issue for now. ... (8 replies)
... intolerable pain even without surgery, which I tend to put off when the foot gets better again. ... (13 replies)
... 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)
... foot surgery done this afternoon. ... (1 replies)
Hammertoe Surgery
Jan 14, 2004
... I am having the same thing done on Friday, and I am EXTREMELY nervous. I am having bunion surgery on my left foot, as well as to fix 2 hammertoes next to the big toe, I am 23 which is why I am doing it now. Young and to get it overwith. ... (1 replies)
... I had a bunionectomy 20 years ago. Now the bunion is coming back, and the pain actually woke me up. It comes and goes but now I am scared I have to do it again. ... (1 replies)
... m finally getting my ankle stabilization. Unfortunately I also have a bunion and a cyst on the toe joint. ... (5 replies)
... They usually are pulled out. But NEVER have a procedure without asking the surgeon what happens each step of the way. You have to ask because they'll just give you an overview otherwise. ... (1 replies)
... The problem in the US is that bunion surgery has very little monetary return for most orthopaedic surgeons which is why they , for lack of better words, "pawn" it off to podiatrists. ... (2 replies)
... You mentioned that your surgeon doesn't seem overly confident. Is he not overly confident that it will fix the problem? I'd be really hesitant is he's not even sure it will really help. (3 replies)

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