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... I am 5 weeks post op, I had a double bunionectomy -so both feet- the first and second metatarsal broke and set with a screw/for the first( bunion toe) and the second toe with a pin. I also had a bilateral snip to my ligaments on both feet as well. Up until this point i had- 3 motrin every 8 hours two weeks bed rest/with ice 20 min every of every hour, elevation, used... (1 replies)
... ng from people who know and have experienced what Im going through. I look forward to my cast coming off in two weeks and I think I will get more serious with my swimming and cycling until I can start running again. ... (5 replies)
... Walking has been great, I was in a splint for 2 weeks, got my stiches out, then had a fiberglass cast on for 4 weeks, went to the cam boot for 2 weeks, which after a few days I could walk in that, and 6 weeks I was able to wear my husbands old running shoes, I am currently near 10 weeks post op on the lapidus... I can wear my running shoes to the gym, they are a bit snug,... (7 replies)

... e wear and tear and I would be looking at having to have my big toe fused to the first metatarsal bone eventually. He suggested using an elliptical, biking, and swimming as good alternatives. ... (7 replies)
... I had an Austin Bunionectomy on my right foot 11 days ago. The surgery seems to have gone pretty well. ... (3 replies)
... Im gunna start some swimming soon to get some movement back in. ... (26 replies)
... Next week I will start swimming to get some motion back in my toe. ... (26 replies)
... Otherwise, I am swimming in the Lake and walking fairly normally now. ... (149 replies)
... Hey, hey, glad to hear everyone is doing well. I decided against swimming this weekend but got some good bike rides in. ... (149 replies)
... I've mainly just been biking, swimming and using the eliptical. I have some soreness, but not a whole lot of pain. ... (149 replies)
... sand in the shoe and have that soggy wet shoe on my foot. Then once I am close to getting out, I could put the shoe back on. It is getting hotter here and going swimming sounds so good. I am still hopeful I can find some sorta good orthopedic water shoe or something that would work. ... (149 replies)
... Joanals - When I swim, it's at my apartment pool and I can just slide my sneaker off and hope in through the stairs. Although I'm cleared to walk barefoot now (sometimes, although it feels really uncomfortable). When I swam at a lake a few weeks ago I wore an old running shoe that I just walked into the lake with and kept it on my foot - is this an option for you? Seems like a... (149 replies)
... out how to surf with a running shoe. Not sure I even want to try that also bc it is alot of pressure on my feet to manipulate the sail. Maybe I can go in August. Swimming does sound wonderful and i could run in the lake if I get out deep enough. Great idea, justwannarun! ... (149 replies)
... Swimming is by far the best and feels the best for my foot at least. I've been able to do the stationary bike and eliptical and swim without much trouble. I hear ya about the gym Joanals, it's so hot and humid in NC that's about all I can do though in the AC! At least I'll hopefully be back to running in time for the cool weather in the Fall. :cool: (149 replies)
... walking, swimming and biking, add in some light weights and all will be well. Thanks for the swimming idea. ... (149 replies)
... I don't go to a gym because I cannot stand being inside. I am biking up to 14 miles and hope to go swimming in Lake Superior this weekend but will do so with a running shoe on my foot as I am leery to go barefoot. ... (149 replies)
... Doctor said today that all looks great. Austin, yes, and hammer toe next to the bunion was also fixed. It is almost 6 weeks since June 9 (surgery) and he said throw away the boot and start walking in a running shoe. 2 miles a day for 2 weeks, then increase 1 mile every 2 weeks (so this week and next , week 6 and 7, are 2 miles. Then week 8 and 9 are 3 miles, etc. ) Keep doing... (149 replies)
... Rip: my bunionectomy was May 17--I am just over 9 weeks post-op. I am off crutches for over 2 weeks but still walking with a bit of a limp. I am doing ROM with my big toe and stretches with my smaller toes as well as ankle circles. I will not even attempt to run until I can walk very comfortably but biking is helping. I have no pain in my foot but it is still a bit swollen and... (149 replies)
... What type of bunionectomy procedure did you have? ... (149 replies)
... rays to see if I'll be "released" to do normal exercise activities. I've been working out on the stationary bike and swimming a lot. My foot is sore today, but otherwise I haven't had much soreness or pain. ... (149 replies)


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