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... My younger sister also have bunions on both of her feet. She just turned 40 with 2 young kids. However, hers have never bothered her feet like mine. She is also a bigger bulit girl. ... (41 replies)
... My younger sister also have bunions on both of her feet. She just turned 40 with 2 young kids. However, hers have never bothered her feet like mine. She is also a bigger bulit girl. ... (41 replies)
... Ive been gently massaging bio oil in twice a day since Saturday. I have used this before for another op I had and the scars are barely noticable. ... (41 replies)

... Hi Polly (hope you don't mind me addressing you as Polly, more personable) ;) My 2nd visit to my foot doctor (who is the also the one who performs on my surgery) is tomorrow late afternoon. My hubby will come home a bit earlier and drives me to see her. Her clinic is about 20 minutes by highway from my home at the other end of the town. Which is not too bad for... (41 replies)
... not sure if that was in UK only so I suppose I have been a bit of a guinea pig.It was done on the NHS. It involved a general anaesthetic, 2x 2 cm cuts above and below the bunion, a metal pin attached by 3 screws to the bone, chevron cut in 2 places to allow for the straightening and no stitching. ... (41 replies)
... My scars should be very minimal and looks like a plastic surgery scar. ... (26 replies)
... weeks. He also said that I'd have strong pain meds for 2 weeks, but after week 1 that I'd probably need only 1 or 2 per day. It sounds like if I follow his intructions, elevate the foot, ice it, that I would have a great and speedy recovery. ... (14 replies)
... Hi, all. This is my first post. Everybody seems so kind here, so I thought I'd join your community. :) I have Morton's Foot. Lucky me! LOL! I had a Lapidus bunionectomy, shortened 2nd metatarsal, and gastroc recession on my left foot Aug 11. I'll get my right foot done in December after the left foot is totally healed. I've had 2 doc appts since my surgery and my... (23 replies)
... just chevron bunionectomies.. I am healing wonderfully. I still have the stiffness in the big toes and shocks thru the big toes and up thru the feet it can last 2 seconds to 10..I have a lot of swelling on top of my foot when I walk too much... ... (97 replies)
... skin.. I took an aloe vera leaf, sliced it and rubbed the inside on my incisions.. oooo.. it kinda open up and bled a little.. Aloe Vera is a great for healing scars from what I had red.. I think it just cleaned out the scab more than I thought.. I butterflied the incision back together and is healing fine.. ... (35 replies)
... friction to break up the scar tissue. My PT has me doing these exercise 3 times a day and I also try to stretch it out myself!. I also ice at least 2 times a day. My sisters is a physical therapy so she is on top of my stuff! Ha. ... (42 replies)
... My swelling has been so mild. The first 2 weeks I elevated constantly so I wonder if that has helped. I'm still elevating but not always above the heart. ... (4 replies)
... ks and had a pin in my 2nd toe for about 4 weeks. after the pin was removed i was able to get my foot wet in the bath. i didn't put my foot in a pool until the scars were totally healed. once i was off the crutches i had an aircast for 4 weeks and a surgical shoe for another 2 or 3. ... (2 replies)
... I had a bunionectomy along with osteotomy and 2 hammer toe corrections 6 weeks ago. Tomorrow I will finally be able to put weight on my foot but I am concerned because my toes are still very swollen. ... (5 replies)
... Greetings to my fellow double-bunionectomy survivors from this spring, as well as to all others on this board who suffer with foot problems. I had a double bunionectomy and hammertoe corrections on May 12th, so Iím about 2 & Ĺ months post-surgery. I have not posted for several weeks, partly because there hasnít been much change in the condition of my feet and partly because... (72 replies)
... weeks so I'm hoping... So far no luck, but it hasn't been that long. My surgeries, 2 months apart, were easier than what y'all are experiencing with doubles. Please keep your spirits up. ... (192 replies)
... years old now and have to say I do not regret it at all. It was absolutely excrutiating, but I am so glad that I had it done. My scars are virtually invisible and my feet probably hurt less than anyone else my age. ... (192 replies)
... d shape but like I said before. I've been through some really horrific surgeries in the past.....funny to me to see the shocked look on people when they see the scars across my body one side to the other! 8 of them too.sheez i know!Last was in my early 20s. ... (192 replies)
... For the most part, my scars actually look decent. ... (29 replies)
... OH, well I had pins so that does make a difference in how long you are NWB. So great to hear you have done so well with doing 2 at once. AMAZING. SOunds like you made the right decision. ... (29 replies)

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