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Bilateral bunions
Oct 26, 2007
... I've heard over and over that shaving is only a temporary fix, but maybe if your toes are straight, it would work for you. ... (2 replies)
Bilateral bunions
Oct 26, 2007
... sized bunions to both feet. Have had them forever and have two strikes against me...many years dancing in pointe shoes and heredity. ... (2 replies)
... ither of them. The first guy was vague and acted as if I was just a number. The second orthoedic guy specialized in foot and ankle and suggested a "quick fix" by shaving the bunion, which is severe. ... (11 replies)

... metatarsal with 1 titanium screw in place, correction of hammertoes on 2nd 3rd and 4th toes, with 1 titanium "thingie" to fuse the toe joint closest to foot, and shaving of excess bone on 5th metatarsal. ... (0 replies)
... From what some people are saying, just shaving the bunion does not solve the problem. There seems that there is a high risk for the bunion to return, if some type of correction is not made. ... (1 replies)
... I noticed bunions on both feet a year ago. Now it hurts to walk and my ankles are even sore. I went to a podiatrist this week. ... (11 replies)
... I also would like to add my experience with foot surgery for those of you considering this procedure.After many years of pain from my bunions decided to get them fixed. ... (0 replies)
... y is no bid deal, I beg to differ. I am now 52 and fear of ending up in a wheelchair. Foot surgery ruined my life. I don't know what to do. This pod proposes shaving down the bone which involves 4 weeks on crutches. Women please stay away from foot damaging high heels especially if bunions run in your family. I wish I did. ... (8 replies)
... years ago. These were commonly known as "lunch time" bunions in NYC where you could be back on your feet by after a quick 30 min procedure. ... (4 replies)
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... off the chart!!! I couldn't believe even after shaving off my bunions they are still as wide as feet get!! ... (30 replies)
... sed to, but it is definitely less painful than surgery. I've had the lapidus bunionectomy done on both my feet. This procedure is reserved for moderate to severe bunions and involves cutting a bone in the midfoot area as well as straightening out the big toe and shaving the bunion. ... (12 replies)
... uctural problems in your foot and these problems have a lot to do with the arch being flat. Often, the surgeon can correct the arch deformity at the same time as shaving the bunion and straightening out the big toe. ... (2 replies)
... don't help, he would suggest shaving down the bone. ... (5 replies)
... Thanks for telling me what I already know. The option of doing one surgery only with an osteotomy on the right and just shaving the left was, as I said, and option the doctor was willing to do. He did state that he preferred to do mirror procedures and that is what I am planning to do. ... (6 replies)
... Sounds like a simple surgery involving the shaving of the bunion. Surgery of the foot is a scary prospect, but the prospect of not being able to walk without pain is also scary. ... (35 replies)
... ly a temporary solution at best, it does not correct the underlying structural issue at hand that caused the bunion in the first place. Those who have had their bunions shaved in the past, have been back for more surgery and have more problems. My theory, if you are going to get it fixed, get it fixed right the first time. ... (5 replies)
... pain. I have not seen the dr. as yet, but have the information on the procedure and know they take xrays, use a shaving drill, and "you can go back to work the day after surgery" with no stitches and the incision just bandaged. ... (5 replies)
... that would give me some relief between shaving visits. ... (3 replies)
... whittling down the ulcer on the bottom of the worst foot that grew because of the way the sides of my foot kind of curved inwards because of the bunions and braided toes. ... (10 replies)


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