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... In all honesty, the first week is rough. They inject a lot of nerve block when they do the surgery, so the first night and into the second day aren't bad. ... (5 replies)
... caregivers. No PT is NOT a good thing after what you've been through. ... (72 replies)
... Perhaps I am searching incorrectly but I cannot seem to find a thread on this subject that is recent. ... (1 replies)

... especially when the surgery is recent. I think the jury is out on the necessity of prophylactic antibiotics, but to me, the risk reduction is well worth it. I, too, had sent off for what looked like the most secure cast cover and the opening was too small to be able to wrestle it on. ... (4 replies)
... I am thinking she was trying to reassure me. Anyway, mostly I felt a steady tugging on my toes and that is all. But my foot was really really sore for most of the next week and I started back on the pain meds to help with that. ... (9 replies)
... ray was done and ensured that the new bone is forming good. ... (41 replies)
... Hey Laurie, so good to hear from you and that all is back to normal except for the toe infections. I have been doing my own since 3 years ago when I got toenails infections from a pedicure place. ... (97 replies)
... Here too Pearl.. almost 5 months for me.. The swelling is gone... had to visit my podiatrist again for infection in both my big toes from a bad pedicure...Guess I will be making my own toes pretty from now on. ... (97 replies)
... the numbness is now so slight I wouldn't notice it if I didn't press on parts of my toe testing for it. ... (2 replies)
... My surgery sounds similar so similar to yours, with the exception of the spur removal. My bunionectomy was August 4th and I too, returned to work at 5 weeks. Fortunately, I have an office job where I can prop my foot up most of the day. ... (7 replies)
... I used the cane with it at first until I became proficient. ... (16 replies)
... or me compared to this surgery will be 50x tougher. I had NO PAIN hardly at all from this surgery. The ONLY time I had experienced pain was during the night when it was healing. ... (14 replies)
... it's that bad, and worse. And I'm having it done on my other foot in 3 months. ... (14 replies)
... I have read all of the posts on this thread and thought I would put in my 2 cents worth as well. I have had multiple forefoot surgeries myself. ... (19 replies)
... It sounds like everything is going well so far! Do you know what type of surgery you had? ... (5 replies)
... I probably could have reported earlier, had the laptop been near my bed but, alas, it's downstairs and this is my first trip downstairs. ... (5 replies)
... I am 26 and considering bunion surgery. My doctor told me I woud ahve to be in a cast for 6 weeks. I have a 15 month old daughter and I think this is going to be too much for me to handle. Is surgery worth it? ... (0 replies)
... I am 6 months post op from the same surgery. It does get much better and I agree you have to look at the slow progression. ... (15 replies)
... I had flat foot reconstruction a few years ago, and the recovery is a long and tough road. ... (15 replies)
... I am new to this board and it looks like it offers a great wealth of information. ... (6 replies)

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