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... Hi, Wow you got alot done on your foot!! Ask your doc, but I just had rt foot bunionectomy w/permanent screw (don't know the correct procedure name) & I know my doc said I'd be in the boot for at least 6 weeks. So I would think at least that long for all you had done. How is it walking with the boot? I still can't put any weight on mine, & am on crutches. I'm really... (4 replies)
Jan 10, 2015
... I just had bunion surgery Friday morning as well as hammertoe correction, what they did for me was take out a wedge of my bone in my big toe, put a permanent screw in it to help keep it straight, and then "released" my tendon on my second toe. The surgery itself went fine and way better than I had anticipated. ... (3 replies)
... im 6 1/2 weeks post bunionectomy (lateral and medial) double osteotomy - 1 screw on medial and 6 on lateral - heaing great - at 3 1/2 weeks i was in a shoe - i can do just about anything with minimal soreness - today i went for final visit only to find one screw of the 6 is forcing its way out - not happy - we have to wait and see if it pushes itself out to determine best... (4 replies)

... am out of work and have time to better explore this I am wishing I followed my instincts and had the removable pin done. I have a great surgeon who insisted the permanent titanium screws were the way to go. ... (4 replies)
... I had Austin bunionectomy on the right foot four years ago, and on the left foot 8 wks. ago. ... (1 replies)
... Hi Mschrief, it looks a lot like my foot did at 1 week I am now at 3 weeks post op, I have a scar down the side where bunion was and it looks to be healing fine still a lot of swelling yet, I have a permanent screw and can walk in heel walking sandal supplied although I do tend to rest and elevate my foot a lot to allow the healing to be effective, I see my surgeon at 6 weeks... (8 replies)
... Akins procedure, and have 1 screw in my toe, which will be permanent. ... (14 replies)
... Hey all. I am a 16 year old male looking for some advice. I had a pretty extensive bilateral bunionectomy done on March 12, 2010. ... (18 replies)
... The bunion was shaved and there is a permanent screw in my foot. I had the stitches that dissolve from the inside, which I was glad about because I didn't think I'd be too cool with getting them pulled out. ... (7 replies)
... Random post-op questions...I had an akin-type osteotomy a week ago today, with permanent screw fixation (2 of them). The first couple of days the pain was very bad, even though I was diligent in icing and elevating my foot, as well as taking my meds. This is my first time on crutches and I am not good with them so between that and the pain, only getting up when absolutely... (2 replies)
... I had a Chevron Osteotomy bunionectomy on my right foot 13 days ago. I am due for a follow up on Wednesday with my orthopedic surgeon. ... (5 replies)
... I have one permanent screw in each foot. ... (13 replies)
... austin bunionectomy of my left foot, with a Kwire, not a screw. Fairly standard. I followed my doctor's instructions and was NWB for the first 2 weeks and was PWB, to 8 weeks. ... (7 replies)
... Hello! I had a chevron (Austin) bunionectomy for a mild bunion and big toe deformity (it had moved out of joint, but hadn't affected any other toes) back in February. I'm finally wearing "cute shoes" again comfortably (though not long distances!) now. So, I had a mild to moderate (ie: only 1 toe involved, Chevron osteotomy with permanent screw) bunion, and I was immobile... (8 replies)
... I had my surgery on Monday, was out Mon/Tues/Wed/Thurs., and by Friday was so stir crazy I did go back to work. I can sit down all day, and I just elevated my foot above my waist (stuck it up on my desk) and kept it iced all day. That was basically my modus operandi for a couple of weeks. If you can do your job sitting and elevate your foot, you should be fine. (I was... (6 replies)
Screw removal?
Jun 29, 2007
... and he said there is a good chance I will need to have the screw removed from the bone in a couple of weeks. ... (3 replies)
... Hope you feel better soon and don't have to have the screw removed. Hopefully your foot will adjust to it. Good luck and keep us posted. ... (2 replies)
... swelling around the area that I feel the screw is located. That area is tender to the touch. At my last appointmnet the doctor stated that if the screw bothers me, he will remove it. ... (2 replies)
... n we have to bare our weight to walk.Im 28 and so far Iv only had one foot done, I was weight bareing the 1st week, but they only broke by big toe bone and put a permanent screw to keep it aligned, I never had to wear a cast, the second week I had my dressing taken off, and I had to wear a post op shoe. ... (8 replies)
... Just wondering how long others have taken off work with their bunionectomy surgeries. ... (3 replies)

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