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... Thanks Jane for replying! The exact surgery I had was...Right foot bunionectomy with Chevron osteotomy and great toe proximal phalanx Akin osteotomy...Whew! You had mentioned "lapidus bunionectomies"... what is that? ... (11 replies)
... I'm at two week, and I've got these toe separators to wear between my big toe, and the second toe. I've noticed that when I take them out, my toes still drift inward a bit, but not half as bad as they used to. My doctor told me the longer I wear the separators, the better. 2 weeks post op from a double bunionectomy with chevron osteotomy, no casts, just gauze bandaging (13 replies)
... with an osteotomy and 2 screws put into the metatarsal. I also had an Akins osteotomy on the phalanges of my big toe. They left a "hinge" when they cut out the chevron but then my old surgeon accidentally rebroke it along with the "hinge" about 2 months after my original surgery. He was trying to get my toe to move. ... (4 replies)

... with an osteotomy and 2 screws put into the metatarsal. I also had an Akins osteotomy on the phalanges of my big toe. They left a "hinge" when they cut out the chevron but then my old surgeon accidentally rebroke it along with the "hinge" about 2 months after my original surgery. He was trying to get my toe to move. ... (4 replies)
... ods in US doing Scarf procedures. I disagree that Pods will do it more for cosmetic reasons or patients be able to bear weight sooner. i think it all has to do with which procedure was performed and the severity of the problem. ... (12 replies)
... one and a half years after a distal chevron osteotomy, I am in general very happy with my foot. However, it does have a little bit of dull pain and swelling if I am on it for a very prolonged period of time. ... (4 replies)
... essentially a chevron osteotomy. My pod didn't send me to PT, but showed me ROM exercises to do. ... (16 replies)
... s healing process is different but I would love to hear about your SUCCESSFUL stories especially if anyone is in my age range. What has your experience been with shoes? ... (4 replies)
... I was NWB for the first 2 weeks and only put a littler pressure on my foot now. I definitely think the PT will be extremely helpful with getting my ROM back. Although it may be sore, it will get you started on your recovery. ... (23 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 had chevron osteotomy 13 days ago. ... (5 replies)
... The traditional Chevron osteotomy was a v shaped cut in the bone with equal wings on top and bottom, moved over and no fixation. Scrubbed in with an orthopod in residency who did one of these and cringed after he told me he wasn't going to pin it or anything and let them walk on it. ... (42 replies)
Bunionectomy Pain
Apr 23, 2008
... I just had a Chevron Osteotomy to remove my bunion yesterday. The surgery itself was good....I was given a local block and the anesthesiologist gave me something to make me mellow and sleepy. ... (16 replies)
... bunion, and I was immobile on the couch with my feet up for about a week. ... (8 replies)
... hat he would do, what recovery will be like, if you'll be NWB or can walk, etc... Once you know exactly what surgery you're looking at, we can be more helpful with specific advice. ... (9 replies)
... Do you know what type of bunion surgery your dr. is planning? There are literally dozens of different surgeries for bunions, and each one has it's own time-table for recuperation - depending on how extensive of a surgery is planned. For a "simple bunionectomy" (where all the dr. does is shave off the bony prominance), I've heard the recovery time is relatively quick, and... (27 replies)
... reason able to go back to work after 4 weeks, especially if it is at 1 or 2 days. I am dying to go back to work, but the hospital where I work won't let me back with the chevron boot. I was ready to go back to work at post op week 2. I think however, it would be more reasonable to go back to work at post op week 4. ... (11 replies)
... hate to be downer here but could really use some advice. It's been 6 months since my double bunionectomy with a certified foot and ankle orthopod. I had chevron osteotomy on both feet so they were pretty bad to begin with. ... (8 replies)
... I had my bunion done last Tuesday and today at work I put down the crutches and starting walking, like the doctor said I would be. I walk with a limp, but that's to be expected at this stage. My swelling is minimal around the ankle, and I'm wearing my surgical bandages still and bunion boot. ... (0 replies)
... Oh okay...whats the chevron procedure? ... (64 replies)


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