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... and my doc has prescribed a stimulator for me, due to inadequate bone growth. Does anyone have any experience with this thing? ... (2 replies)
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... surgeries within 12 months on the same bunion. First the screw didn't stay in place. After the second surgery 7 weeks later the bones didn't grow back together and I was in an aircast and bone growth stimulator for 3 month. ... (16 replies)

... My foot turned red and purple for awhile, even after I started bearing weight. ... (15 replies)
... I hope you are all doing well. I am 12 weeks post op . I had a bunionectomy, calcaneal osteotomy, and talonavicular fusion using my bone marrow. On my 11 week visit I was told by my surgeon that he was not happy with what he saw in the xray. ... (15 replies)
... A person that does not walk will have very weak and thin bone structure. The natural forces of walking can stimulate bone growth. It is a thin line to walk when dealing with surgery however. Since the bone and ligaments were cut to get a fusion, it is an unstable area. ... (2 replies)
... bunionectomy, 2 hammer toes. casted and nwb for 6 weeks, three screws and one perm pin..... ... (2 replies)
... I'm so sorry to read of your problems. The exact same thing happened to me only I never walked without the flat bottomed reshoe. I had the first bunionectomy in Nov. 2002 and 7 weeks later the doctor finally decided there was some reason my foot was so swollen. ... (25 replies)
... It's great to hear your good news. I believe we had one of our surgeries at the same time. I also used an electronic bone growth stimulator. ... (16 replies)
... I haven't posted here for awhile. I have mostly been lurking and healing. ... (16 replies)
... When I wore the bunion regulator in the past, I found it uncomfortable against my skin. It had hard plastic and velcro straps. Toe socks were popular at the time so I bought a few pairs of toe socks and put the splint over the toe socks. ... (17 replies)
... My saga began with surgery last November. I had a bunionectomy on my right foot along with a bone spur and hammer toe. I also had a hammer toe repair on my left foot. I left the surgery center that day walking on two heavily wrapped feet. ... (29 replies)
... ine is not just a tad bit shorter. It is over a centimeter shorter. According to all three podiatrists I have seen many people have a shortened big toe after a bunionectomy but ususally they are nonsymptomatic. ... (3 replies)


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