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Fusion of Big Toe
Jul 19, 2010
... My big toe was also shortened during my second surgery. You would think the doctor would give a warning that it was going to cause problems later. ... (162 replies)
Big Toe Surgery
Aug 9, 2008
... You need to take a deep breath and then put this guy on hold. From what you are saying you have hallux rigidus. You probably have a bump on top of the toe joint. This condition is commonly called runner's toe, tennis toe, turf toe, etc. ... (8 replies)
... I had a big toe implant for hallux rigidus and was very sorry I had it done. They are not developed enough and have a huge fail rate. ... (15 replies)

... CorkySue, I hope Sharon posts again soon. She has been through so much and can help inform us of things to come. It looks like you're going to have the same procedure I am and around the same time. Let's keep in touch with each other. (33 replies)
... etter a second time to grasp it all. So happy to hear things are finally working out for you. I am 51 and until the last year and a half, despite arthritis in my big toe, I was flat out. ... (33 replies)
... i had an implant put in my big toe after a failed bunion surgery. the implant did not work. the only alternative was toe fusion. it will be a year in novemember. the pain went away, but i had to change what shoes to wear, exercise and my outlook on life. ... (9 replies)
... There are different kinds of osteotomies so be sure to get more specific information about which one and why. I had a cheilectomy with osteotomy on the left big toe. The osteotomy was to remove the bump on the top of the toe that impeded the movement of the toe. So, that was needed. ... (5 replies)
... This Dr, cleaned out both joints of the big toe and put those dang pins in them, and here I am two years later with implants being put in them both, well at least one for now the other as I said next year. ... (5 replies)
... n in Baltimore the other day and he was very impressive. Just wondering if there is anyone that had success after a failed fusion. The screw has backed out of my big toe and the bone graft was basically gone. Dr Myerson was very detailed in telling me what his protocol would be. ... (1 replies)
... tomorrow will be 5 weeks since surgery date and I am not making any progress. I am supposed to be off work for 8 weeks but I can't see myself being able to go back in 3 weeks. ... (18 replies)
... in 2007 i had an implant in the big toe. it was a failed surgery from the start. ... (8 replies)
... I had bunion surgery on 12/15/06. I also had a hemi joint implant on the same big toe on 5/18/07. The stitches came out 5/31/07. I started physical therapy on 6/5/07. My question is about how long does physical therapy usually last?? Thanks in advance. (4 replies)
... Hi, I am a 58 year old male with hallux rigidus, and 4 months ago I had a cobalt implant inserted into my big toe by a podiatrist. He told me the recovery would take awhile and be somewhat painful but it has been far worse than I ever imagined it would be. ... (11 replies)
... toe implant in the MTP which had to be removed because it "didn't seat properly". Dr. said a new implant would eventually have to be removed followed by fusion so I chose fusion. ... (33 replies)
... Hi Randy, I just read your post. I'm going through the same thing with my toe replacement of right big toe. I had a joint replacement in June 2010 Podiatrist in Naples...I have had nothing but trouble with it. Second opinion by orthopedic specialist MD. ... (4 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Jul 19, 2010
... bearing boot. I got 4 opinions and they are split on the recovery. I had a big toe joint implant gone bad and I am terrified of this surgery. ... (162 replies)
... for the swelling to go down. I was never happy with the results of my surgery. My foot hurt so bad that a little over a year and a half I had to have foot surgery again.... ... (33 replies)
... Your situation seems similar to mine. My dilemma is while the smaller implant surgery can fail, I'm told that the bone fusion can fail as well. How long did it take before you were able to wb and get your foot into a sneaker? ... (33 replies)
... I haven't been on this board in a while but here is my story. I had my first surgery in Dec. 99 to try and save the joint in my big toe. That surgery failed and I had a titanium joint placed in my toe in Dec. 00. We knew right away that never worked but I lived with it for a number of years. ... (9 replies)
... Karrie, sorry to hear of your problems. I'm almost 3 months post op on my implant and am doing very well. If I walk for an hour or so it gets sore, but the pain is less than before the surgery. ... (3 replies)


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