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Bunionectomy
Jan 10, 2015
... moderate pain and discomfort, but the pain medication is taking care of it pretty well. Most of the discomfort is the stupid post op shoe. But so far, all of the horror stories are untrue for me, and I will post if any big changes in my recovery happen. ... (3 replies)
... Before my surgery I read way too many horror stories about bunion surgery, enough to make me want to resign myself to the pain and cancel surgery. ... (1 replies)
... Hey again all. I'm so sorry to be reading tons of horror stories. I had a chevron done on black Friday. I had severe swelling first week but not much after the second bandage change. ... (3 replies)

... I have read lots of horror stories and I hope that this can give someone comfort in some way, because I almost didn't get my surgery because I was nervous due to all of the bad things I heard. ... (0 replies)
... mply walking on my heels. If I'm up for over 10 mins I feel my feet starting to swell and ensure I get myself back to the couch and put my feel up. I had heard horror stories and read several things that had scared me before I went...but I must say I have been pleasantly surprised. ... (64 replies)
... out surgery so I've been to three surgeons now to get their expert opinions. I've been reading the threads here and on other sites and am apalled at some of the horror stories. ... (2 replies)
... out surgery so I've been to three surgeons now to get their expert opinions. I've been reading the threads here and on other sites and am apalled at some of the horror stories. ... (0 replies)
... AND I must admit I have heard1 or 2 horror stories about people who had a POD do the surgery..... ... (12 replies)
... The problem could be, that a lot of people come to discuss problems or complications, so that may be why I'm hearing a lot of horror stories or negative posts, until someone responds letting them know otherwise. ... (14 replies)
... I am sure you must be nervous as heck as you are anticipating the big day. I was really scared because of the horror stories I have read on the internet. ... (35 replies)
... I hope you have a bit more patience as only 1 week post-op, you still have some time to go :-) Do you know the exact technique done for your double bunionectomy? That may decide also how soon you can be weight bearing. I had both feet done on June 3rd, but I still keep my feet elevated whenever (which is pretty much all the time). If you are experiencing leg aches and ankles... (35 replies)
... ot has a bunion too. I have been limping and probably putting more stress on this foot to compensate. I am praying the pain goes away. There have been alot of horror stories about foot surgery and I am afraid that my surgery didn't work for some reason. ... (36 replies)
... I was hoping to get feedback on successful bunionectomies. Seems to be a lot of horror stories out there. ... (4 replies)
... It's been a while since I've been on here, but I am hoping someone can offer me some advice on this... Original Austin Bunionectomy - 5/24/07. Had significant pain in bottom of my foot in the months following, went to 6 weeks of PT, no change. Had screw removed 10/11/07, as my pod thought this was what was causing the pain. December 07 - still having pain in bottom of... (5 replies)
... I was just taking Advil during the day. Stitches came out in 2 weeks , Pins in 4 and then I managed to get into clogs and some sneakers. Boy there are alot of horror stories on the forum. I know! ... (8 replies)
... I'm really please with my surgery results too. I read so many horror stories before the surgery that I worried about how long the recovery would take. ... (72 replies)
... I was a bundle of nerves after reading the many horror stories. I know I waited too long, but I'm so glad I did it. ... (5 replies)
... Some of the horror stories that I've read on here have almost convinced me not to have the surgery at all. ... (192 replies)
... hat jazz because i know that i'll be laid up for a bit. I've never had surgery before so I am very intimidated. When I first looked into this I found some real horror stories on the net. ... (1 replies)
... in...which i agree...but he said if the pain is still there after 2 weeks, he's going to give me a cortisone shot. my concern with this is from all the 'horror' stories on this thread about these shots. ... (4 replies)


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