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... and returned to work after 2 weeks and one day. ... (7 replies)
... Rub, i had a bunionectomy in feb..and went back to work about 2 weeks later..3 days a week on my feet for 5 hrs was ok while doing it..but i paid for it at night.. ... (6 replies)
... Kris, I understand your concern. I have severe bunions and just had surgery in mid February. I work as a social work at a hospital and was also concerned about my return to work. Social work is definitely less physically taxing than nursing, but I have a severe bunion. ... (10 replies)

... I don't know what procedure you're having done and I think that will make a big difference. I had 1st metatarsal osteotomies with 2 permanent screws inserted. I was in post op shoes and was able to walk immediately using crutches. ... (5 replies)
... I am almost 6 weeks post op on my left foot chevron osteomy and hammertoe correction. I did go under general anaesthetic and had an over night stay in hospital. ... (64 replies)
... I'm planning on having the Austin Bunionectomy done, but keep hearing horror storie on this post. Any words of wisdom, are you glad you did it? ... (5 replies)
... I had a lapidus bunionectomy done 2 years ago on my right foot and I'm having the same procedure on my left foot Oct 3rd. ... (4 replies)
... I was in tennis shoes at about 2 weeks after an Austin Bunionectomy. I had to stretch them and I also went and bought new shoes with an extra wide toe box. Been in them ever since. ... (14 replies)
... I'm 6 weeks post op today. ... (6 replies)
... I had a bunionectomy 3 weeks ago. There was also extensive arthritis in the toe area and on another bone on the top of my foot that was scraped. ... (10 replies)
... Hey folks, I just read this thread beginning to end, and wish that I had had the this support in 1988 when I had my bunion surgery. ... (192 replies)
... I think it is completely reason able to go back to work after 4 weeks, especially if it is at 1 or 2 days. I am dying to go back to work, but the hospital where I work won't let me back with the chevron boot. I was ready to go back to work at post op week 2. ... (11 replies)
... op with bunionectomy and 4 hammertoes and cannot imagine going back to work in two weeks. Nothing was said to me about moving the big toe, but with full length pins in the other 4 toes, it doesn't seem possible. My Dr said to avoid all weight until next appt. ... (30 replies)
... so I'm at week 2.5. My doctor did not prepare me for the extent of the pain I am experiencing. He told me that I would be walking around after a week and could drive and go back to work after 2! Currently, I am unable to sit, walk or stand comfortably. ... (13 replies)
... The first couple of days a friend would stop by in the morning, but after that I was, essentially, home alone. ... (11 replies)
... I'm booked in for 20th April so a good bit of time yet .... it's around easter time so will have the rest or that week and the following week off work ... I work in an office with a lift so I am hoping to be able to get back after that but maybe I'm kidding myself! I read that I should be able to drive after 2 weeks? ... (64 replies)
... mine involved cutting the bone in two spots and putting in surgical screws and a small plate, removing the bunion and also putting in a removable pin to hold the bones in place. I'll be getting the pin taken out in a couple more weeks. ... (4 replies)
... I had a bunionectomy and hammer toe surgery on right foot on June 9. All went well, no pins, 2 tiny screws in the big toe, 4 inch incision. Some numbness over the scar. So this is about 5 weeks post op today. ... (149 replies)
... I had a Lapidus bunionectomy on Oct 18th and by day 11 I was still "planted" on the couch with my foot elevated. I was also in a "half" cast that went up the back of my leg to just below my knee. I also had one external pin that came out of the top of my foot and that was removed at 6 weeks. ... (5 replies)
... Beckyn, that is very reassuring to hear! Hopefully my experience will be the same as yours. It is a little disconcerting to say the least. Didn't you think it was weird when they moved your toe? ... (5 replies)

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