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... They've been bothering me for about a year, so I finally met with my foot surgeon last month and he agreed it was time to take them out. He normally leaves them in, but if they are bothersome for any reason, he will remove them. ... (8 replies)
... I find that with age, the healing does delay a bit. ... (41 replies)
... weeks since I've had bunionectomy surgery on both feet, and overall, I feel like I'm healing well. I'm walking a little bit, I've started PT, and my therapist says I'm doing well with everything. ... (10 replies)

... days, except he WANTS me to walk to the bathroom, and any time I put my feet on the ground I have to wear that Darco boot thing. ... (26 replies)
... os are looking good, I have to say, you're definitely on the road to full recovery, and your toes look straight and nice. I really believe it is just a matter of time for you to get the full bounds back in shy of weeks. I think once the final swelling has gone, your toe will look all good, don't worry. ... (41 replies)
... My surgery line was getting sort of yuckie two week after surgery. My doctor told me to soak it for 3 minutes in very hot water, than switch to cold water for 1 minute. ... (26 replies)
... I think I may have made a big mistake. I may have allowed my podiatrist do simple bunion surgery on my feet when I should have had Decompression Osteotomy surgery. I would like to hear what people here have to say. ... (6 replies)
... What advice to get the best long term healing on the tendon and surgeries? ... (7 replies)
... I had a lapidus bunionectomy just 3 weeks ago. I dreaded having this surgery because every where I researched told me that the healing time would be long and painful. However, my quality of life had been so compromised by the pain in my bunion that I had no choice. ... (4 replies)
... most of the big healing is done. I'm not the type to take pills, but it's not worth suffering when a few Advil can make life much more pleasant! ... (90 replies)
... hey danielle.. the cortisone shot was just a one time thing. It gives a dose of steroids directly to the area and speeds up the healing. ... (9 replies)
... I've not written on this board in quite some time now but right at one year ago I had a bunionectomy on each foot performed. ... (7 replies)
... As for the timeline.. the reason it takes long is because part of healing include physical therapy, whether at home or at a PT clinic. This is VERY hard to do when you've got both feet that need to be rehabilitated. ... (192 replies)
... New to message board. Sorry for previous post. I have a bunionectomy scheduled for Apr 4 and May 16. My doctor advised against doing the double, but my mind is made up and I'm calling him Monday and asking him to do the double. ... (192 replies)
... position the bone. It's a much faster healing time, but if your bunions are at all severe, it's not recommended. ... (8 replies)
... I work as a pharmacy tech, and know how hard the day is on your feet. Luckily I went back to work after 2weeks and the pharmacist/owner allowed me to sit with my foot on the trash can. I hope you have an experience as good as mine. I have been walking/hobbling since a few days after surgery. Yes, I am sure some people have gone through hell with their surgery, but I have... (13 replies)
... GOOD LUCK R Sue :angel: (13 replies)
... I agree that doctors tend to paint a rosy picture of bunion surgeries. I saw three different docs before I had my bunion surgery and they all gave me different estimates on when I could bear weight, go back to work, etc... ... (13 replies)
... Hi I had an Austin bunionectomy with Allograft (cadavear bone) on April 1st. :) I was allowed up that day in my Chevron boot to go to the bathroom only :nono: . I had to use a walker for 3 days. Two weeks after that, my stitches were taken out and I was moved into a soft shoe. My left foot is where my surgery was, and I was released to drive after two weeks as long as I... (13 replies)
... weeks minimum to heal and you shouldn't have weight on them during that time for goodness sakes!!!!! I had an Orthopoedic surgeion do my surgery and he told me NWB for no less than 6 weeks and hobbling after that until comfortable enough to get in a very wide tennis shoe!!!! ... (13 replies)

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