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... Thank you for your information. Yes i am getting 4 toes fused and a bunionectomy on both sides of right foot. Doc told me how long id be laid up but i forget. there is so much to remember. ... (9 replies)
... My surgery will be big toe fusion, bunionectomy and hammertoes, and am curious and hoping that you are pain free by now. ... (11 replies)
... I'm new with this group. Im 61 yrs young and besides osteoarthritis in hands, feet, etc. am in pretty good shape. ... (9 replies)

... I had a big toe fusion on Jan 25. It will be 12 weeks on Monday. I was in a cast for 6 weeks, CAM walker for 5. Doctor says it is okay to "wean" me out of this boot. ... (2 replies)
... I am 11 weeks out of surgery for big toe fusion after an unsuccessful bunionectomy. I am currently in a CAM walker and the orthopedic surgeon said I can wean myself out of the boot and into a sneaker. Any shoe recommendations anyone? ... (9 replies)
... dropped on my foot from about 15ft in the air. I had steal toe boots on it and made the toe part bend into the joint. they took xrays and didnt see anything, but after a few years the pain got worse and worse and finally a spec saw that it caused some issues. ... (8 replies)
... so sorry to hear all this. maybe you should get another opinion. toe fusion is the final step. each fusion is done differently. my big toe sticks up about 10 to 15 degrees. it wont bend at all. recovery takes a very long tome. i can wear up to 2 and a half in heel. ... (8 replies)
... I, too, would love to know what to expect for a toe fusion surgery. I am only 32 yrs old and have stage 4 arthritis of the MTP joint. ... (9 replies)
... hi peta, i had big toe fusion after a failed bunionectomy. it is a long recovery and it requires all your patience. it will be 2 years this coming november. i can no longer wear pointy high heels and cute shoes. ... (6 replies)
... do of a bunionectomy and a fusion of my big toe done March 21. The bunionectomy was originally done in the 80's . The big toe had a keller procedure and was floppy and so I had that fused. I asked that the doc try pins to fuse it instead of using screws. ... (18 replies)
... Glad to be of assistance. Well, I had the bunionectomy and hammer toe repair in August. Yes, I did have a pin sticking out the tip of my toe but believe it or not, it didn't hurt...just awkward. Make sure they give him an extra large surgical shoe so he can't bang into anything. ... (3 replies)
Pin discomfort??
Nov 1, 2006
... I had a pin sticking out the end of my fused toe for 6weeks which came out with little pain and I have internal pins holding all the bunion work together. ... (19 replies)
... I am having my big toe fused with graft from freeze dried sources because the Keller bunionectomy in November failed. ... (12 replies)
... What is a toe fusion and why do you have to have it done? ... (102 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)
... I am trying to stay positive that everything will resolve and that I will get some sort of a normal life back. I am so sorry to hear about your nerve damage. ... (13 replies)
... I've had 4 foot ssurgeries. This summer I had abig toe fusion with a metal plate and screws on top. ... (4 replies)
... I have one fused toe, next to the biggie, and had a bunionectomy on that foot at the same time. Both toes were really stiff for about a year but I kept working on curling them and moving them to work through the scar tissue. ... (9 replies)
... sorry to hear this. i did hear replacements do fail quite often. i had big toe fusion due to a failed bunionectomy. thank goodness it worked. i was non weight bearing on crutches for 12 weeks and then a walking boot for 4 more weeks. ... (2 replies)
... and a big toe fusion. ... (7 replies)


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