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... I thought of a few other things that I would pass your way. I have to agree with Grace that the recovery period seems like forever. ... (9 replies)
... Ask the name of the procedures you will have, and look up the specific procedure's recovery times, if I had done that, I would have understood that I would be the rare case who ended up in a cast for eight weeks! ... (5 replies)
... It was not difficult at all! I really didn't even need pain medications and was back to normal within just a couple days with he exception of the shower thing. You'll need to keep the incision dry for 2 weeks. This is NOTHING in comparison with having the bunionectomy.. you'll be fine! ... (6 replies)

... Doggy Mom and others, The mororized scooter is the way to go here, My mom has two of them one is actually rocking and a cute little red one, not like the ones in the store you get that are so bulky etc.My mom unfortuntly is handicapped and has MS it has been a part of her life, and when I had my surgery on the implant on the 18th of Nov, I used it and it was awesome, its... (15 replies)
... Hello everyone. I feel kind of like the older sister here, the one who is in week four of recovery time. I know that you have probably heard it all before, but it does get better. ... (15 replies)
... It took them 3 sticks, 2 Lidocaine shots, 1 blown vein and 58 minutes to get my IV going. I was sweating and so nervous by the time they were done! ... (3 replies)
... thank goodness. I have managed to take a shower but still find keeping my foot out of the tub during a bath is lots easier than tettering around in the shower. ... (9 replies)
... My left foot surgery some yrs. back was totally different and done by an excellent podiatrist. Recovery as I remember was about two months. I had no wt. bearing probs and went from the half open toe walking boot straight to wearing comfortable wide toe sneakers. ... (41 replies)
... useful, and dependence upon my husband. I am an outgoing full time working mom, so being home bounded for weeks was killing me. ... (41 replies)
... come down the stairs in the morning and up again at night, but that was it. The rest of the time I kept them elevated on pillows. So stock up on books, magazines, dvds, a backlog of emails, friends and relatives who want to visit. ... (5 replies)
... Hi Gleegirl! Wow - our experiences do sound very similar. I hope everything goes smoothly and easy for you tomorrow - are you working with a podiatrist or an orthopedic surgeon? I have a podiatrist. Keep posting on your progress - you will be my road map for my recovery:wave:I am so glad that I found this health board to use as part of my support system! (14 replies)
... held shower head which will be helpful when sitting on the shower chair. It's simple to install so you can do it yourself if necessary. Last night I went to the dollar store and picked up 2 small plastic baskets with handles... ... (14 replies)
... op for bilateral Akin bunionectomy and Weil procedures with bilateral 2nd toe hammertoe correction. ... (0 replies)
... Residual swelling can last for a long time. It's hard to give you a time frame because everyone's body reacts differently to surgery but I had a bunionectomy and hammertoe correction and had minimal residual swelling up to a year after my surgery. ... (4 replies)
... Mine felt perfectly fine without any pain during the recovery period but I refused to put them on the ground unless I had to go to the loo or grab something to eat. ... (35 replies)
... I took a shower yesterday with the bath stool that I purchased ahead of time. ... (24 replies)
... hello everyone, I am still alive. This is the first time I've left my recovery room. The surgery went fine I had the austin bunionectomy and also had a lot of bone spurs removed and arthritis they couldn't do much with. ... (13 replies)
... I had a bilateral bunionectomy last year. ... (6 replies)
... the cast, shower boot, shower bench, rolling chair, rocker boot and all! ... (6 replies)
... rned from experience over the past few weeks, and thought I'd share it in case there's anyone out there who's getting ready for this procedure and the subsequent recovery time. Please feel free to add on to my list! ... (8 replies)


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