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... bout. It is basically a scooter for getting around and is made for people with surgery below the knee. My pod went to school with the guy who invented it. They can be rented on the web site or purchased via ebay where I got mine. ... (30 replies)
... I had a double Austin or Chevron bunionectomy on June 4th, 2012. It's been 3 weeks today, and I just wanted to share my experience with anyone looking for more information. My bunions were not severe, but they did bother me. Mine were due to genetics, and oddly enough, it was from my dad. ... (0 replies)
... They also corrected a hammertoe as well. It was done under a local anesthesia with a nerve block in the back of my thigh. ... (3 replies)

... I'm giving til Monday morning to call me with info. Isn't that a bit . . . unusual? ... (14 replies)
... You just have to be very patient with the recovery. ... (14 replies)
... Apparently it is not so with everyone. ... (192 replies)
... how painful is the surgery, recovery, etc. Dr. says it can be done under local anesthesia....I am more concerned about the pain afterward and what type of pain medication is necessary. ... (8 replies)
... My doctor told me that he was going to use local anesthesia, but I was sedated through an IV. ... (9 replies)
... and largely agree with what poppyg1 said. Go to sleep, wake up, ask, "What happened? ... (12 replies)
... strength in my ankle. I have to take off my wrap once a day and "write" the ABC's in the air with my ankle, then rewrap after 15 minutes. ... (26 replies)
Bunion Surgery
Jul 25, 2004
... I had a bunionectomy six weeks ago and I can tell you what my experience was. Yes, it is usually an outpatient procedure. ... (1 replies)
... tire body is put to sleep. Coming out of it takes some time and often it makes you queasy and the groggy effects take time to wear off. I had gallbladder surgery with general a few months ago and it really took a while until I got over the sleepiness. ... (7 replies)
... because I remember asking that question. My foot was also numbed up for a good 6 hours due to some injections..I don't think I'd go with the local, if it were me. Just my .02. ... (7 replies)
... That really helped with getting home and settled in my bed. I had expected the pain to be terrible when leaving the hospital and going up stairs, etc. ... (7 replies)
... was not able to bear any weight on my foot for nine and a half weeks. My doctor had never seen anything like it. Most of the swelling was eventually driven out with compression bandages and later compression socks, which I still wear, or the swelling returns. ... (4 replies)
... 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. ... (9 replies)
... ld. Briefly, for those not familiar, it is the 3rd same surgery being done trying to correct a prior surgery from years back. Started as a halux ridigus problem with bunionectomy. The first surgery lasted a good ten years but the toe started messing up and bunion reappeared. ... (11 replies)


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