... times a week, my bunions are more than a little agravated. I know there's bunions surgery but i don't know much about it. ... (5 replies)
... I suppose every doctor has different scheduling procedures & longer or shorter waits between diagnosis & fitting you in for the actual surgery. Here's how mine worked: My bunion of 30 years or so started giving me trouble last summer & fall, so at my annual physical in early Nov, 2003, I mentioned it to my family dr. He referred me to his favorite podiatrist/foot surgeon... (2 replies)
... Hi Kasper,
Best of luck to you on your surgery..I am sure you will just fine.
I had bunion surgery on 7/23..I was in a splint and the blue surgical shoe for almost 5 weeks..one of the things that was most helpful was the purchase of the "shower guard"..it slips right over the splint..and it is air tight against the water..either a bath (which I found much easier)..or a... (10 replies)
... Every doctor is different. If you think about it, general would cost more becaues it requires an anethesiologist and it's more invasive. ... (20 replies)
... Thank you so much for your reply.
Could you pls tell me the name of the surgeon that you are going to go with and are you using insurance? sorry what does W0462 mean? :( (3 replies)
... I'm based in the UK and scheduled to have PTTD surgery next month. I did quite a lot of research before choosing my surgeon and I've selected the London Foot and Ankle Centre. ... (3 replies)
... I am 35 yrs of age and have bunions on both my feet. ... (3 replies)
... My surgery included bunionectomy on both sides of one foot, osteotomies for both. ... (6 replies)
... your health insurance should cover most of it.
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... how much does it cost to have surgery for bunions (6 replies)
... out 250.00 to fix a bunion these days and 20 years ago doctors were getting paid around a thousand to fix one. It's not hardly worth the time and headaches to do surgery anymore when you figure that all post op visits are included in that 250 dollar payment. ... (24 replies)
... per foot, and that if I wanted the surgery to be covered by Ohip, I would need my doctor to refer me to a podiatric surgeon. ... (9 replies)
... ng there in the holding room waiting to go into surgery. Each time they said they were giving me something in my IV to help me relax and I was out till after the surgery was over and I was in the recovery room. ... (21 replies)
... urking on this forum for research, inspiration and hope I've decided to introduce myself and let you know my foot sorrows. I'm Emma, 22, and I suffer from severe bunions and hammertoes on both feet. But on November 30th I will finally do something about it! ... (21 replies)
... My surgical center's cost was 22,000. ... (8 replies)
well, i havn't done anything about them yet to be honest.
i do want to get surgery, but i don't know when i will... and need to know the cost and also i'll need time to heal and am currently about to start studying my A-Levels... so won't be getting surgery quite yet unfortunately =/ (13 replies)
... My primary care doctor from my HMO gave me a referral to a podiatrist. He immediately agreed with the need for surgery and we scheduled it to fit my circumstances. ... (11 replies)
... where it affects walking and other activities, then dee a doctor. if you dont like the way they look i would not have surgery. make a dr appt and see what the cost will be and make sure to find a foot specialist!! ... (13 replies)
... I want to have surgery but I do not know if I would be able to at my age and I'm also scared about the cost. ... (13 replies)
... foot surgery done this afternoon. ... (1 replies)