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... n my surgical shoe, only using the crutches occasionally. After a month, the incision had healed and I was able to put on a walking shoe with a big toe box. By 8 weeks I was going out for walks around the neighborhood, and it's been a long, slow process since then. ... (8 replies)
... I got into a closed shoe at 6 weeks. 8 weeks was a major turning point since that was around the time the bone had healed. ... (3 replies)
... I saw my pod about 4 weeks ago. ... (21 replies)

... I had a Lapidus surgery in October 2006. I had a hard "half cast" that went up the back of my leg to just under my knee for 2 weeks and then I got an "air boot" cast. ... (17 replies)
... She was no weight bearing for 8 hard cast.the wheel chair worked well and she was back at school after only 5 days.after 8 weeks she used crutches for about 1 week.she is now pain and swelling free!!!the op was a huge success and she is doing well. ... (17 replies)
... op left austin bunionectomy with screw fixation. After 8 weeks, my doctor gave me the okay to do whatever I wanted and told me just to stop if it hurt. ... (9 replies)
... I was NWB for 8 weeks and have just started walking this week without my boot. My foot is really stiff, but every day is better. ... (16 replies)
... I had surgery five weeks ago and am worried that my big toe sticks out a little like a bunion. But the podiatrist said that my foot is still very swollen. ... (11 replies)
...'s been a long time since you posted these messages. But in case you are, Lasoniamacaroni, I was interested to find out about your bunion recovery. I had a bunionectomy 8 weeks ago, and am concerned that it is not completely corrected. ... (11 replies)
... Hi, Mambito! Ugh, so sorry you're going through this - my incision was the most annoying part of my recovery. It too kept splitting open - not as much as yours though. At one point right at 4 weeks out I went back to crutches (I had been off them since week 2 - I also had a chevron bunionectomy) and total non-weight-bearing on the operated foot, just to give the incision a... (6 replies)
... Hi all - I haven't been around in a while but I just wanted to update everyone including some of the newbies. I had a Lapidus buionectomy Oct 18, 2006 (8 months ago). I'm 58 years old and I think evey active. In the Lapidus procedure the metatarsul was cut, part of the joint taken out and then fused. I was in a "boot" and nonweightbearing for 8 weeks (seemed like an... (7 replies)
... two weeks after surgery. ... (9 replies)
... I'm 3 weeks post distal bunionectomy on one foot only. Everything is coming along really well and so much of the swelling has gone down. ... (9 replies)
... I am 9 weeks post bunionectomy and second hammer toe correction. ... (5 replies)
... Glad to hear that things do get better - I'm at 6 weeks myself, and though the pain is minimal (some nerve twinges when I step on it wrong, which means I'm still hobbling fairly carefully), I'm concerned because my toe won't bend downward at all - it goes straight, but when I step on the foot, the toes still don't touch the ground, and there's a strong pulling sensation in the... (6 replies)
... Thanks for all the responses! I think my toe is so stiff because it's not been exercised at all for 8 weeks they've had me in an orthopaedic shoe. I'm starting to just wiggle my toe back and forth when I'm at home chilling out on the couch. ... (14 replies)
... at 8 weeks I was able to "sneak" my foot into a sneaker for a couple hours a day. After that things improved quickly. It was probably a good 12 weeks before I could get into a "shoe" and both my sneakers and shoes were purchased after the surgery. ... (14 replies)
... Hey everyone, I am not at 8 weeks post-op from a chevron bunionectomy. I had my final Doc. appt. yesterday and they took final x-rays. They say that I am healing nicely, however I am not 100% healed as I still have a small area that has not joined completely. Bascially, they've told me that I can start wearing regular shoes and to go at my own pace. I'm laughing becuase... (14 replies)
... is still sore. Yeah it is better that having to use crutches. I don't know about you but I thought that I would be jumping up and down after about 8 weeks at least that what the doctors tell you. It will be 12 weeks on Feb. ... (5 replies)
... I had the same surgery 8 weeks ago. I wouldn't have wanted to be on my feet all day after 4 weeks. I think that would have been impossible. The foot just swells up too much. ... (5 replies)

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