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... I had an Austin bunionectomy 13 days ago. ... (10 replies)
... Akin bunionectomy 30 days ago. ... (5 replies)
... osteotomy a week ago and as with basically everyone here, was instructed to elevate and ice that foot. ... (2 replies)

... Fantaby, Good to know your gaining more mobility, especially if you are returning to work Tuesday. Do you have the ability to elevate your foot while you are at work? ... (10 replies)
... I had a bunionectomy and osteotomy on my left foot 4 weeks ago. To my surprise at my 4 week checkup, my Dr. ... (1 replies)
... No icing. I have been compliant with all instructions. Starting tomorrow all these restrictions are lifted and 3 days after that, I will have the stitches removed. I should be back to work 4 weeks after surgery. ... (4 replies)
... I had Austin bunionectomy on the right foot four years ago, and on the left foot 8 wks. ago. ... (1 replies)
... she recommends. The best thing to do for now is to elevate your foot above your heart and ice it if you haven't done so already. ... (6 replies)
... e the number of pillows I used. If you're up and around during the day without the feet elevated, that may be the reason you're so uncomfortable at night. Some days I didn't get up much because the day before I had over done it and had trouble sleeping at night. During the day, I kept my foot up whenever I was sitting down. ... (10 replies)
... I think Ive had it lucky not having the removal pins!! Im 7.5 weeks post op, fully weight bearing but still sleeping with it elevated coz of the swelling and I elevate it to hip level whenever I sit down. ... (26 replies)
... I went back after 12 days as there was some bleeding under the cast which turned out to be the cast rubbing my stitches, they took the stitches out and cast off and re bandaged the foot. ... (8 replies)
... I would agree with everyone else....listen to your dr! Ice and elevate as much as possible! You'll know when you're overdoing it. I made a mass grocery shopping trip last night and was a little sore. ... (149 replies)
... I had my staples out at 10 days postop but kept the butterfly stitches in and everyweek, my dr. would change the bandage and put more antibiotics on the incision. ... (149 replies)
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... an keep the swelling down, the faster you will heal, and the less pain you will have. If you can take any extra time, it's worth thinking about. Or maybe do half days at first? ... (14 replies)
... m now 4 wks post op on my L bunionectomy. No pain whatsoever for weeks now....yes, it still swells a bit if I'm walking around the mall all day. However, I do elevate almost all day and do my stretching exercises with the DynaSplint 3x day. ... (14 replies)
... D lucky you! It's a good thing you have half day work to start off. In all practicality, it will be impossible for you to elevate your feet above your heart while at work. I would put them on a chair under the desk for most of the time and have the ice packs ready just in case they act up. ... (14 replies)
... since the op....and only in the last 3 days have my feet started swelling!!!! ... (14 replies)
... im having my surgery this coming monday 13th.Metatarsal Osteotomy.on both feet.I also am having the second toe on each foot cut and straitened.. For the last few days i have been reading so many threads that are a combination of good and bad for this surgery. i must admit i am feeling anxious and hope the outcome will be good. ... (35 replies)
... hen recovering from surgery. They are actually talking about spine surgery, but It is all good things to do when you are bed or chair ridden. I am post op 10 days today. I have gone out a couple of times for less that one hour.. anymore than that with my feet down they get hot and swell and very uncomfortable. ... (35 replies)

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