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... Hi aimski, I hope you do get to wear some Birkenstocks.......And even some prettier sandals! Thanks for the update! (40 replies)
... d last week and am now in a walking cast boot. I go back in three weeks and am having custom orthotics made to go in my tennis shoes. My podiatrist also can have Birkenstocks made with the custom orthotics built into the shoe.... That is what I will probably be wearing for a long time! ... (0 replies)
... Dr. McDreamy took out the stitches yesterday about 2 weeks after the incisions to remove the screws and smooth out the rough places where the bones by the bunions had healed and took x-rays. He said the outsides of both feet are doing fine although they are still swollen a little...normal for this stage of recovery...but he was a little disappointed that some of the bones in... (4 replies)

... I was thinking of ordering some Birkenstocks over the Internet (better prices than in stores) but I am wondering if my shoe size will be the same as before after all the swelling goes down. I used to wear a men's 9 and a half and then have to stretch the heck out of them to get the shoes to accomodate my big, fat bunions. Is it a safe bet to count on wearing the same size,... (4 replies)
... iredness, I sat down and kept my feet up. When my stitches came out, I found out that the doctor did not have to break my first metatarsal...he just removed the bunions and rearranged my soft tissue in two places and for that, my recovery time has been shortened. ... (4 replies)
... P.S. My mom has VERY bad bunions but never had anything done to help relieve the pain. She's 84 now and I watched her limp around my whole life. ... (102 replies)
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... she increased them every day by about half an hour until she could wear them all day. She said she couldn't live without them and now has been able to wear Birkenstocks successfully. ... (6 replies)
... Sammi22, only get the surgery if it is the only possible solution to alleviating the pain (it was for me...but yes, i also can't wait to wear pretty shoes - opened toes and closed toes - it's amazing what shoes look like on my left foot now) and only if you completely trust and have faith in your doctor. yes, there are risks in any surgery, but i think there are less... (94 replies)


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