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... I'm not familiar with healthcare in Canada so this may be a stupid question. Why did you see a podiatrist instead of an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in feet? ... (6 replies)
... am not considering fusion....maybe down the road. If I did I think it would be my big toe and the toe next to it....that is where my issues are. Hopefully this orthopedic surgeon will see me....he is certified in foot and ankle surgery too. ... (21 replies)
... Thank you very much....you all are so sweet and helpful. I have been searching for a orthopedic surgeon certified in foot and ankle....finally found one in St Pete.... ... (21 replies)

... Thanks for your help, I am understanding the difference now, and have found a board certified orthopedic surgeon that is certified in foot and ankle and accepts my insurance .... ... (21 replies)
... ly one who accepts my insurance, and he is a distance away, but I am going to try him. My podiatrist who did my surgery is a board certified surgeon, but not an orthopedic doctor. I did not understand any of this at the time, wish I had. Thanks again. ... (21 replies)
... I believe you want an Orthopedic Surgeon that is Board Certified in Foot and Ankle. It's a specialty for orthopedics and they do fellowships in Foot and Ankle. ... (21 replies)
... Thanks mnags & bwoman also for your suggestions. I've already set up a consultation with a board certified podiatrist who was recommended to me by a friend who had 3 different surgeries. Also found an orthopedic surgeon through another blogger yesterday who did hers last year (double bunionectomy). So will talk to both & make a decision afterwards. Your stories are... (5 replies)
... almost word for word. My bunionectomy was too conservative or the bones shifted and healed in an incorrect way. ... (4 replies)
... I had my double bunionectomy performed by a podiatrist. He was fantastic. ... (8 replies)
... r your reply i am a chicken to ask for pain meds but this surgery has had me needing something so much longer than i have ever needed and i have had many other orthopedic surgeries and didnfine with pain management . ... (4 replies)
... It is an orthopedic surgeon who performed the surgery. ... (3 replies)
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... I am curious as to whether an orthopedic man did your surgery or was it a podiatrist? ... (3 replies)
Bunionectomy
Feb 28, 2012
... out of surgery, there was some discomfort, but I came home and there was NONE. Believe me, he did a major job on my feet. I hope you are in the hands of a good orthopedic surgeon. Good luck! ... (3 replies)
... escribe expensive new orthotics every six months . However the pain had gotten so bad my quality of life was affected which resorted in my decision to go with my orthopedic surgeon and pursue the surgery. I was getting older and decided to finally stop putting the surgery off. ... (41 replies)
... I had a bunionectomy in 2005. Recovery was a snap, except for having a cast and crutches in winter, but was pleased with the results. No external pins, only two internally. ... (0 replies)
... are you working with a podiatrist or an orthopedic surgeon? ... (14 replies)
... Well I had mine done under the national health...but you can have it done privately if you have medical insurance...but getting a bunion under insurance can be quite tricky! I thought in Canada and America that foot surgery is mainly don by Podiatrists? (64 replies)
... My doctor is a Orthopedic Surgeon. Do you guys have coverage for this operation where you are? ... (64 replies)
... ohh im 30 and will be 31 in 9 days! so ill be celebrating with mens trainers! Well at least you won't forget your 30th bday! Yeah I had an orthopaedic surgeon do mine (Mr Singh) How about yourself? Wend I had my dressing changed at the 2 week mark I couldnt look at my feet...i was sooo scared! Funnily enough at that point they looked really slim but now they look like... (64 replies)


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