... Don't do the surgery unless you're in severe pain. If the shape of your feet is the only reason (if you don't like how your feet looks like) surgery is not the option. BTW, there are man (including me) who likes bunions, hammer/claw toes and overlapping toes.
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... help! i am having bilateral bunion surgery and hammer toe surgery on all 10 toes, bunions on big toes and pinky toes and hammer claw toes on all the rest! has anyone done all this? ... (11 replies)
... I have bunions and hammer toe and is considering surgrey soon. ... (0 replies)
... I have had a neuroma and also hammer toes. The hammer toes were inherited and got progressively worse with age, so I had to have them corrected. My advice is to have an orthopedic surgeon look at your toes. ... (1 replies)
... I didn't have any other complications, no bunions, hammer toe etc. Just a straight broken and not properly healed medial sesamoid causing pain. ... (4 replies)
... Dont do it. I am having so much problems. I regret so much. I heard that the surgery is 50/50 and if you have a bad & greedy podiatrist like my is 0% success.
See an orthopedic in a hospital DON"T go to a podiatrist in a clinic. Don't go alone to consultations and if the doctor does not tell you about the contraindications, risks, and pain. See someone else.
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... I should have done this years ago but couldn't take the time to do it, now the second toe is riding piggy back on my big toe most of the time and the others tucking under one another. ... (1 replies)
... in my threads u will see i have a large bunion removed along with hammer toe, re lined big toe, screw to replace cartilage . I had tried all brands of shoes for my wide feet that would feel good without rubbing the bunion. ... (0 replies)
... Thanks for the info. Now I am more at ease with the numbness. I also had surgery on the bunions on both feet at the same time. The bones on the bunions don't give me trouble but the scars are. There are some little bumps which are quite tender. ... (8 replies)
... Hi Laura,
I am a 54 year old athletic woman who recently (6/26) had my left foot operated (radical bunionectomy, hammer toe, Morton's Neuroma). The initial two weeks are tough & I would get on all fours to navigate from my bed to the bathroom. I did not want to use crutches on thick carpet. Icing & keeping the foot elevated are key. Went to work after two weeks (university... (10 replies)
... th feet at one time if your doctor permits it. read the old posts under my name. it will be 2 years from my surgery for me in august. i did both feet including 6 hammer toes with pins, 2 bunions and 2 pinkie toe surgeries all at one time. just get it done with at one time if you can!!! i am sooo glad i did. ... (4 replies)
... right now I guess we are in the same boat. I had Tailors bunions and had the 4th and 5th metatarsals corrected because of my hammer toes which were caused by the bunions. I am also on crutches right now. ... (6 replies)
... Not that that necessarily had anything to do with the success or failure of either procedure. Was your toe curved to the side before the surgery? ... (3 replies)
... the toe is curled because of a bend in the middle joint. ... (16 replies)
... And what is the difference between bunionectomy surgery and surgery for hammer toe? ... (16 replies)
... Mostly to fix my feet....straighten bones, etc from the hammer toe. ... (3 replies)
... First of all....don't give up hope!!! With my foot surgery last year it honestly took about a year before the pain was gone. I had 2 bunions, hammer toe and some midfoot fusions. And the same thing done to the left foot in January of this year. ... (12 replies)
... You may have read this before, but years ago, I had bunion and hammer toe surgery and then, lo and behold, a few years ago, I saw the toes were starting to cross, again, which really upset me. ... (27 replies)
... I had bunions and hammer toe surgery on both feet at the same time, years ago and also had a Morton's neuroma surgery. ... (8 replies)
... I had HORRIBLE bunions and had them taken care of by an ortho man years ago. ... (12 replies)