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... Anyway, three months go by and I can barely wear crocs. And it appeared that my bunions had returned. I found out that the dr cut the bumps, but that was IT. ... (2 replies)
... After many years of pain from my bunions decided to get them fixed. I was terrified after reading all the posts. I found a Dr. who does minimally invasive surgery which will get me back to dancing . Yes, get a second opinion. ... (8 replies)
... on the same foot. Never do any type of surgery just for looks. Surgery is no guarantee and involves risk. ... (24 replies)

... I had surgery on both my feet years ago because my big toes were crooked. the podiatrist at the time said that this would prevent bunions. i never thought my surgery was successful as my toes still lean in and i'm thinking of having a second surgery. i hear that they nwill now put rods in the toes to keep them straight. ... (2 replies)
... This is a hard one to give an answer to because your major complaint with the first surgery continues to be the major complaint. ... (11 replies)
... I understand your anxiety over the second surgery. I went through a similar feeling recently. I dislocated two toes due to severe bunions so on Jan. 24 had surgery that put pins in the toes, shortened the bones, and corrected the bunion. ... (240 replies)
... The first foot was the great toe and the second toe. ... (9 replies)
... I had severe bunions and surgery for both feet that is now OVER WITH!! ... (9 replies)
Jun 11, 2007
... I was 16 when I had my first bunion surgery.. my foot was painful every day and surgery was my only option. If you have more pain than not, get the surgery! I healed much better at 16 then I did in my last surgery at 27! ... (13 replies)
... or overshortening the first time and they are now even SHORTER! I am being told I misunderstood the operation but I do not see how this is possible as it was the second doctor I had seen about the failed first op and they both agreed lengthening the first met and repositioning the heads was necessary. ... (4 replies)
... I had a double bunionectomy and hammertoe surgery last May. ... (6 replies)
... no doctor with scruples would ever push you to get a surgery like that if you're not in pain. ... (16 replies)
... A hammer toe is a deformity of the second, third or fourth toes-- the toe is curled because of a bend in the middle joint. (It’s called that because it can sort of resemble the shape of a hammer.) I had “arthoplasty” done for my hammertoes-- I actually did not know what that was, so I looked it up and found out that it is a "phalangeal head" resection-- the removal of part of... (16 replies)
... I think I would ask around for the name of a doctor who can give you a second opinion. ... (16 replies)
... orthotics can help slow progession, but they don't prevent them, but I still wear them every day. I wouldn't go on what your bunions look like though, my mom had bad pain with hers, but yet if you looked at them you hardly noticed she had them! What I WOULD go by is how much pain you are in. ... (16 replies)
... they didn't seem to help. my first bunionectomy was for a severe bunion and i just recently had another one for a bunion that is mild to severe. i would get a second opinion. can never be too safe. ... (16 replies)
... Kalalu, only two days until your surgery—Hope you are keeping cool, physically & emotionally! It is amazing how different our bunions, doctors, and recovery experiences are. I had a double bunionectomy in May—I didn’t have a lot of pain (nothing compared to childbirth or post-hysterectomy), didn’t get a cast or boot (I was issued velcro surgical sandals which I only had to... (16 replies)
... I've had bunions that started getting bad probably 5 yrs ago and around 3 yrs ago really started progressing. I put off the original surgery 2 yrs ago and finally realized I couldn't put it off any longer this fall. ... (32 replies)
... I would not advise you to do that.I just had my second surgery last week. ... (7 replies)
... ppy with my doctor who performed my latest surgeries. It has been years of suffering for me as I am sure it is the same for you. The lawyers don't seem to take bunions seriously and they don't realize how painful and dehabilitating they are. This board helps. Good luck. ... (16 replies)

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