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... This fusion was done using a donor bone graph. Unfortunately, it never took. ... (20 replies)
... Hello! First they put you in a splint that has cast-like features, with lots of padding to allow for swelling and some fiberglass material on each side to keep the foot in non-motion and for protection of your foot. You can google a Jones compression cast for an example. After 10-15 days, they will remove the splint, check for swelling, and most likely remove the stitches... (3 replies)
... That surgeon assured me at every appointment this past year that the fusion was successful. Yet, in April, the pain began to worsen. I finally went for a second opinion, and this orthopedic surgeon told me that the joint did NOT fuse!! ... (3 replies)

... I had navicular cuneiform joint fusion surgery 5 months ago due to an arthritic joint in my foot. That, in itself, has been a long and painful recovery. ... (2 replies)
... I had a Medial Calcaneal Osteotomy with FDL transfer two months ago. This is similar to what your doctor wants to do minus the gastrocnemius resection and navicular fusion. ... (5 replies)
... of my fat pad on my heel from previous surgery. I also have bad Achilles tendinosis. Anyway, it's hard to tell which fusion site caused the heel pain or it could be the other problems causing the heel pain. ... (5 replies)
... I shattered my navicular about two weeks ago, and when I made an appointment with my ortho doctor who has done my ankle and my knee in the past he said, "us ortho guys stop at the ankle," and he referred me to a orthopedic podiatrist. Turns out the bone was broken into abou 5-6 pieces but was not displaced enough to to sugery. He said since im younger it is likely that it... (5 replies)
... Fun times. Finally, almost 2 weeks later I was sent to a major trauma center and had the ORIF done by one of the top docs around. He was great even sent me for fusion referal before I needed it, just to make sure they could do it. The downfall there, he didn't treat my pain I was having. ... (5 replies)
... who just said "it takes a long time for a fusion to heal. It looks like you are on the right path. ... (5 replies)
... cuneiform joints two and a half years ago. I underwent ORIF to have it placed, but a lil over a year later had it fused. The fusion didn't take leading to yet another fusion with bone graft 9 months later. ... (5 replies)
... It gets confusing with all these joints! In 2002, I had a midfoot fusion of the talonavicular and calcanealcuboid joints. ... (5 replies)
... navicular cuneiform fusion on December 5th, and am looking to talk to some people who have had a similar surgery. ... (8 replies)
... navicular cuneiform fusion on December 5th, and would love to talk to someone who has had a similar surgery. ... (3 replies)
Midfoot Fusion
Mar 24, 2009
... navicular cuneiform fusion on December 5th, and am in desperate need of some support right now.. ... (1 replies)
... eal osteotomy. The surgery was successful for about a year, and then, I also felt like my foot was collapsing. My surgeon did a talonavicular and calcealcuboid fusion to solve the instability. ... (8 replies)
Foot surgery
Aug 25, 2008
... navicular joints. I had it in 2005 for arthritis related to a previous fusion of the midfoot. I think I had a very unusual outcome, because my joints did not fuse completely. ... (17 replies)
... Hi all, from what I'm seeing here there are different degrees of mid foot fusion. I left a reply to CHRIS1973 about mine then started reading the others. Mine involves the navicular, talonavicular and the 1st, 2nd and 3rd cuneiform. I broke it in a fall rock climbing in 82 and it wasn't until Dec. 84 until the Navy decided to fix it. I have tried every kind of pain killer... (21 replies)
... Hey Deb: It sounds like things are going very well! Congratulations! What was the date of your surgery again? I'm sorry, but I get into this board less frequently than I'd like -- which means I retain less of the details so I'm sorry to ask again. The weather is nice here in Michigan and I've actually been working out in my yard. It's taking FOREVER since I can't walk... (246 replies)
Subtalar implants
May 25, 2007
... I used a DPM who specializes in foot/ankle pain and surguries. He's a member of the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons (FACFAS), and I'm very happy so far with what he did. Since you're a nurse, you're probably aware that tendons take a very long time to heal. The osteotomy/tendon transfer surgery has a long recovery period, and my doctor has told me that it may... (21 replies)
... cuneiform joint fusion isn't necessarily a common procedure. Just in my particular case, my forefoot was very unstable and that joint was totally skewed the wrong way. ... (246 replies)

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