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... I had a screw break before removal. When I went in for surgery they were only able to get part of the screw out. The surgeon told me this was not a problem the bone should fill in and grow over the screw. ... (2 replies)
... I had an austin bunionectomy in May, and due to the pain the screw was causing, I had it surgically removed last Thursday. ... (2 replies)
... Hi, everyone! Thought I would type in some words of encouragement for anyone who is having bunionectomy screws removed soon or in the future. ... (3 replies)

... to keep the bandages on until Monday, when I was able to take a shower. I could easily walk around the house with the bandages. It was nothing like the original bunionectomy surgeries. I removed the bandages Monday morning and my feet were quite swollen, but they actually looked fine. ... (8 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)
... Ok I am 2 days pst op from an austin bunionectomy. Going into this I did not like the idea of having foreign objects left in my foot. Of course now that I 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. From what I... (4 replies)
... I didn't have a lapidus bunionectomy, but I did recently have 3 screws removed from my foot. It's not "nothing" but it certainly isn't as bad as having them put in. My discharge instructions said back to work after 2 days as pain and swelling allow. I had a few stitches and went on pain meds for a couple days and used my walker for about 4 days. One of my incisions was... (4 replies)
... Does anyone know or have experience with the removal of screws after a lapidus bunionectomy? ... (4 replies)
... I had my initial bunionectomy the last week of October and a routine screw removal in late February. Since then I've been having a great deal of pain in the instep area. ... (0 replies)
... i had hardware removal and didnt have a problem. the screws were actually hitting the skin of the top of my toe. 1 screw did have to stay in because it was too hard to get to and it doesnt bother me at all. ... (2 replies)
... hey... not really a question but a rant. Finally had my fourth bunionectomy today! ... (2 replies)
... Were you awake to see the doctor remove it? (2 replies)
... glad to hear that!!! it gives us all hope. (2 replies)
... I had austin bunionectomy on May 24th by a podiatrist, and I am having my screw removed next Thursday. I cannot wait! ... (8 replies)
... what kind of bunion surgery did you have? i went to a pod and never had anything removed. i know the cat scan will show everything (8 replies)
... After my second bunion removal the screw was removed at 5 months and the toe did not heal. ... (8 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)
... Funny you ask that question, I just had my screw removed today, it has been causing me alot of pain. ... (2 replies)
... Busy Girl, That's great news! Sounds like you're on your way. I had my 6 week post op visit today. I'm coming along; slowly but surely. I hope to be in a sneaker by the weekend. (3 replies)
... Hi BusyGirl - thanks for the update and words of encouragement. I'm 6 weeks post op tomorrow and I'm hoping to get my one external pin removed on Thursday and leave the internal one. I also hope I can start to weight bear. If I could have just an ortho shoe and not this "boot" I would be happy too. Good luck and continued speedy recovery. (3 replies)


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