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... I had Austin bunionectomy on the right foot four years ago, and on the left foot 8 wks. ago. ... (1 replies)
... I had a bunionectomy on my right foot on Dec 8th. Also had a temporary pin placed in the 2nd toe to correct hammertoe. ... (0 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)

... joint, and then inserting a temporary pin to keep it aligned. Once that is removed at about 3 weeks, I will also see a PT and plan on working hard to regain range of motion. ... (14 replies)
... between the 2 bones, and a temporary pin for alignment. ... (37 replies)
... I am scheduled for bunion / hammertoe surgery the 1st of year with an orthopedic surgeon. He only does one foot at a time & uses pins instead of screws & I am trying to decide if I should go get another opinion from another doctor to find out if I can have a double bunionectomy with screws rather than pins because it sounds like the recovery is a lot different with temporary... (8 replies)
... Part of this depends on whether your pin is permanent or temporary. ... (5 replies)
... I'm 8 days post op from a double bunionectomy and triple hammertoe correction on each foot. ... (13 replies)
... weight bearing cast. i had a screw put in and have a pin in it which will be taken out in a couple weeks. ... (6 replies)
... you are going to for sure need more than three weeks off. the recovery period is a bit longer than three weeks to be on your feet. oh, is your pin temporary? ... (3 replies)
... I have one too after having a hmmertoe and bunionectomy 3 weeks ago. I have th pin removed next Wednesday and am thinking it will hurt allot. Why won't they give you a shot of something to numb it before removing it? ... (12 replies)
... I did go out yesterday and buy a new pair of tennis shoes a half size bigger than i normally wear, and they feel better than the ones i had before surgery. They don't feel too bad though....a little tender when i put them on and a little tender when i take them off...but other than that they don't feel much different than my velcro shoes did when i am walking!! i am the same... (10 replies)
... Wow, I agree..in shoes at three weeks?? I am 3wks2 days post-op on my right foot and I don't want a real shoe anywhere near it! I did have a really bad bunion (3 incisions) but no toes involved. I believe at 6 weeks is when he'll tell me to wear a tennis shoe. If I remember correctly, on my left foot last year it was hard finding a pair of tennies wide enough to feel... (10 replies)
... weeks now and hope to get my pins out next Tuesday. At first I slept with the operative foot not under the covers. I was afraid a pin would get caught in the covers and get pulled out. ... (19 replies)
... Carriejean, Thank you for your post! My first doctor performed the 'bumpectomy' on my left foot too, and the pain grew progressively worse, and my toe was just completely deformed! It does up and over my second toe, and it hurt so much. My first doctor tried to tell me that this was normal, but I went to a new doctor who told me that this was NOT normal. Anyway, I am having... (11 replies)
... and driving. The toe looks straight. The surgery took an hour and a half, and involved things I don't want to think about. I have a screw in the toe and had a pin in it until Jan 13, when the pin was removed. The pin removal was absolutely nothing. I had just dreaded it. Don't worry if you have to have a pin. ... (11 replies)
... op appt. today. I was supposed to have a chevron bunionectomy osteotomy on the 15th but it was moved out until the 22nd. I know the dr. ... (4 replies)
... Thanks supermom, but I'm just having them put in on Monday. HE is going to try and fix a problem that occured after my bunion surgery in Nov. and having my screws removed in Mar.I was wondering about the pain during recovery time and also how long of a recovery is it? Sue (12 replies)
... I am an expert on having pins removed. I had severe pain between my first and second toes on my right foot after having a bunionectomy in September, 2003. I had a bunionectomy on my left foot in February, 2004. ... (12 replies)
Bunion n surgery?
Jan 18, 2004
... I stayed downstairs and made the family room couch my temporary living quarter. A hand held shower hose was very helpful. ... (3 replies)


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