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... I had a chevron osteotomy and akin to my left foot in dec '10. i started running at week 7. i did start off slowly and built it up over the weeks. My recovery has been great. ... (64 replies)
... You still need to ask your dr. the exact name of the procedure, as what you described could encompass several procedures. My 2nd bunionectomy involved them doing a V cut on the distal portion of my bone...I was able to bear weight as tolerated immediately. It was a Chevron osteotomy. ... (6 replies)
... I'm having mine bilateral chevron osteotomy on June 17. ... (18 replies)

... Hey all. I am a 16 year old male looking for some advice. I had a pretty extensive bilateral bunionectomy done on March 12, 2010. ... (18 replies)
... one and a half years after a distal chevron osteotomy, I am in general very happy with my foot. ... (4 replies)
... essentially a chevron osteotomy. My pod didn't send me to PT, but showed me ROM exercises to do. ... (16 replies)
... I was hoping to get feedback on successful bunionectomies. Seems to be a lot of horror stories out there. I am 25 years old and had a chevron osteotomy a month ago (two incisions and a small permanent pin). I have been going to physical therapy 3 times week since week 3 post op. I am almost FWB but still not quite there. I am still a bit swollen but I think its going... (4 replies)
... I had a bunionectomy (chevron osteotomy) 3 weeks ago and my doc had me start physical therapy on Monday. I go 3 times a week for the next 4 weeks. I am also doing aquatic therapy in the pool one of my sessions (to help start putting pressure on my foot). I was NWB for the first 2 weeks and only put a littler pressure on my foot now. I definitely think the PT will be... (23 replies)
... I had a Chevron Osteotomy bunionectomy on my right foot 13 days ago. I am due for a follow up on Wednesday with my orthopedic surgeon. ... (5 replies)
... I had chevron osteotomy 13 days ago. ... (5 replies)
... The traditional Chevron osteotomy was a v shaped cut in the bone with equal wings on top and bottom, moved over and no fixation. ... (42 replies)
Bunionectomy Pain
Apr 23, 2008
... I just had a Chevron Osteotomy to remove my bunion yesterday. The surgery itself was good....I was given a local block and the anesthesiologist gave me something to make me mellow and sleepy. ... (16 replies)
... Hello! I had a chevron (Austin) bunionectomy for a mild bunion and big toe deformity (it had moved out of joint, but hadn't affected any other toes) back in February. I'm finally wearing "cute shoes" again comfortably (though not long distances!) now. So, I had a mild to moderate (ie: only 1 toe involved, Chevron osteotomy with permanent screw) bunion, and I was immobile... (8 replies)
... ble 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. I think however, it would be more reasonable to go back to work at post op week 4. ... (11 replies)
... hate to be downer here but could really use some advice. It's been 6 months since my double bunionectomy with a certified foot and ankle orthopod. I had chevron osteotomy on both feet so they were pretty bad to begin with. ... (8 replies)
... I had one foot Austin chevron osteotomy w/bumpectomy, tendon release, absorbable sutures, and pin that was removed at 4 wks postop I have a few completely unofficial theories about bunion surgery (from other posts and my online research) 1. bumpectomies - apparently just shave off the bump This was offered to me by one podiatrist that was recommended to me by someone I... (6 replies)
... Oh okay...whats the chevron procedure? ... (64 replies)
... Oh, yes, I had a scarf osteotomy on my right foot and a chevron on my left as it was nowhere near as bad. It's amazing that we're all so young with these bunions! What procedures did you have, and you DD? ... (64 replies)
... Hi everyone! Hi Jane, long time no see, Happy 2010! :jester: As Jane said, there are both good and bad apples in each profession. The bottom line is: It's not what they can do but what your feet really need. I know some surgeons who know one or two techniques, so it doesn't matter what your feet need, they may still perform what they know on you. Being a nurse, you... (12 replies)
... Thanks Jane for replying! The exact surgery I had was...Right foot bunionectomy with Chevron osteotomy and great toe proximal phalanx Akin osteotomy...Whew! You had mentioned "lapidus bunionectomies"... what is that? ... (11 replies)


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