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... My doctor said to place the ice on the ankle, not on the incision site. I had double bunionectomy with osteotomies on right foot. The doctor said the object of the ice was to slow the flow to the foot to reduce swelling. ... (23 replies)
... I can't believe my 4 weeks of bedrest is over!!! For 30 days post-op (double bunionectomy with first metatarsal osteotomy) I was non-weight bearing and although I was supposed to wear those aircasts on my feet - I hated them and just did without. I have to admit that I was a lot more comfortable without those heavy boots. My 2nd post-op is on Friday and I get to start... (2 replies)
... I had my double bunionectomy done on both feet yesterday morning (Thursday 3/22). (Modified McBride with metatarsal osteotomy at the base of my feet along with a realigning of my big toes above the joint). Surgery went well, I was put under for it and woke up without any pain or nausea (thanks to the little patch behind my ear and the wonderful drugs the anesthesiologist... (2 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)
... Okay, I had decided to do one bunion surgery in June and the other foot next June as that is when I can get the most help... but now I've read some posts on double bunionectomies and wonder if I should just throw caution to the wind and do it. ... (12 replies)
... closing base wedge osteotomy, double osteotomy 1st ray, Lapidus bunionectomy.Please remember I'm trying to read Dr's handwriting in case any of that made no sense! ... (10 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 live upstairs in an apartment and so I do not get out very often. My daughter is very helpful as she is 11 and my mom, comes and stays with us when she can. ... (14 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)
... Happy New Year and good luck to you Star! I myself am 56 and just had double Modified McBride bunionectomies (with screws put in) about 2 weeks ago. It's good that you're getting prepared, including planning to be off work. I underestimated the amount of pain involved. It's survivable but difficult. (I had cancer earlier in 2010 and I almost feel the bunionectomies have... (14 replies)
... Pearl, Jane had the Austin procedure done whereas we had the Scarf done. There are actually over 100s procedure for bunionectomy but of course only a few became much more "popular" based on the types of bunions we have. ... (97 replies)
... Pearl and Earthworm, you are progressing. The velcro "slippers" are lovely, go with everything..... I went to my podiatrist. ... (97 replies)
... he evening lol. It was embarrassingly funny when the waiter rushed over to ask if I was Ok, I guess I was looking a bit "tipsy" while walking on the lush carpet with my sandals. ... (97 replies)
... Earthworm... take it easy, but I bet its really hard to with so much ground to cover....I bet its beautiful.. Green ... I wish we had some rain... its like 106 here today.. miserably hot.. ... (97 replies)
... My operation took place on monday 13th july. The surgery took 4 hours it was Metatarsal Osteotomy and i also had my second toe straitened on each foot. ... (97 replies)
... Hi Pearl, best of luck with your upcoming surgery. It is absolutely normal to be anxious especially after reading both the good and the bad experiences. ... (35 replies)
... Has anyone noticed that their big toe has become shorter with the surgery. Also how straight is the big toe now, any sign of the bunion. ... (35 replies)
... Hope your feet are feeling better with the meds! Don't overdo it. ... (35 replies)
... I am unsure what type of bunionectomy you had. You need to to sort this out with an expert. Start with you pcp, explain the situation, and get a referral to another doctor. ... (6 replies)
Double Bunionette
Jun 29, 2008
... days. Both feet are in surgical shoes right now with gauze padding the incision area and ace wraps for compression. ... (53 replies)


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