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Fusion Problems
Dec 14, 2004
... My problems with my foot has been a long painful ordeal, full of bad surgeries and opinions. I had a keller bunionectomy when I was 18 that did not heal, followed by a silicon implant a few months after. The implant worked quite well until it gave out about 17 years later. ... (3 replies)
... I had surgery for big toe stiffness, mild bunions and hammer toes in January, and now I have more pain and trouble than before. My surgeon was a podiatrist surgeon. ... (7 replies)
... Hi, I'm Linda, I was reading the message boards with interest. 6 wks ago now I had my second (yes, second) lapidus done on my right foot, the first one being done last May, (with non union) This time round I had bone taken from my hip and put into my foot with a plate and 2 screws. I was in a plastercast for 2 wks and then that was removed and stitches taken out and a... (10 replies)

... op was handled by the nurses there. After though, it was still hard. ... (8 replies)
... Dear MarketingMom, I'm so sorry to hear about your post op problems. :( I truly hope that something can be done about this. I'm glad that you are going to a podiatrist for a 2nd opinion. My podiatrist advised me to walk on the heels of my feet only to the bathroom; otherwise, keep the feet elevated as much as possible for the first few weeks. Even so, I remember... (8 replies)
... time and try to keep my foot elevated while at work. I elevate all evening after I get home from work. I am wondering whether anyone else has also had problems with swelling, especially around the ankle area. ... (8 replies)
... Just wondering if anyone has had similar problems as I'm having. ... (2 replies)
... Carolcrone--I'm sorry to hear you've had such a hard recovery. I'm right behind you at 4 months post-op. Maybe at 6 months, you will have forgotten how bad it was. I was just thinking today how my foot still swells a bit and aches a bit but I know with my left foot 5-6 months was the real recovery time. I am still not walking on the treadmill yet, so I use the cross... (5 replies)
... op visits to my foot surgeon for 20 whole weeks! There were some problems with the wound closing after my Austin bunionectomy in Dec, but finally he release me today. ... (5 replies)
... I have the same problems. I've always had bunions and standing or walking any amount of time makes my feet hurt. Now I'm 5 wks post op austin bunionectomy. the surgery went very well, I've been very pleased with my progress. ... (3 replies)
... I had my double bunionectomy on Jan 8th, and am starting to feel pretty good. I still have a little pain and swelling at times, but it isn't too bad at all. ... (19 replies)
... Oh boy, Im reeeeeally gonna need some support for this one. I'm emotionally drained and a big mess right now. A year ago I was supposed to have a double bunionectomy and all my problems should have been over. ... (10 replies)
... ray examination and studying the angle of the bone, I need Austin Bunionectomy on the left foot. ... (3 replies)
... jmullahy, It occurs to me that you might want to take a look at the Z-Coil. According to CNN it's a new kind of running shoe for people who've had fusions. Because of Board rules I can't give you the website address, but I can direct you to my original posting about it in the thread called "Great Toe Fusion Update"; it's post number 8. I'm thinking it would give you an... (6 replies)
... Over the years the shortness of the toe from the bunionectomy has created problems after problems, and I just don't want to give up running. ... (6 replies)
... I lost a lot of time switching doctors because I didn't like my first one, then I ran into problems with my insurance company... A lot of time wasted! ... (13 replies)
... What you've described is exactly where I'm at. I know we all tend to think that six weeks is the "magic number", but after watching my 14 year old daughter recover from this same surgery, I guess I went into this with a very realistic attitude. ... (5 replies)
... Physical therapy can help with scar tissue and bunk on the statement from the doctor that it won't help...Physical therapists know what they're doing. I think there has been some political problems between doctors and PT's because (at least in our state): doctors used to have to approve PT and now they don't have to (and doctors don't like that). I'm sort of mad my doctor... (9 replies)
Bunion n surgery?
Jan 18, 2004
... Hello everyone on this board I have been reading this board since my surgery last August. I wish I found it sooner. Every case is different. Each doctor has his own philosophy on surgery and recovery period. ... (3 replies)
... Having said that, yeah, foot surgery hurts!!! Some people tolerate pain better than others and some procedures may be more painful than other procedures. ... (19 replies)




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