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... I would be concerned that you havent tried anything for your flat feet since you were younger. At the very least, you should definitly get a second opinion. Most foot doctors do flat foot surgery. It doesnt mean that they are any good. ... (29 replies)
... I broke my 3rd metatarsal bone back inside my foot in early May. ... (5 replies)
... jmullahy, It occurs to me that you might want to take a look at the Z-Coil. According to CNN it's a new kind of running shoe for people who've had fusions. Because of Board rules I can't give you the website address, but I can direct you to my original posting about it in the thread called "Great Toe Fusion Update"; it's post number 8. I'm thinking it would give you an... (6 replies)

... I have had 3 surgeries on my right foot and have 5 plates and 25 screws in that foot. First surgery didn't work. ... (7 replies)
... I have had 3 surgeries on my right foot and have 5 plates and 25 screws in that foot. First surgery didn't work. ... (7 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Aug 17, 2009
... I am going to wait until Spring of 2010 unless my foot "blows up" and I need to just bite the bullit and do it! ... (162 replies)
... Anyway, I've read the board for a while and seen the various horror stories about failed neuroma surgeries so I'm in a holding pattern. A painful holding pattern... ... (4 replies)
... My doctor told me he would not know which would be best until the surgery. I am scared to death to do either! This will be the 3rd surgery my left foot has had in 4 years. ... (162 replies)
... t he would arch my toe up slightly to help with push off. Though he did tell me the fusion would more than likely leave me with a slight limp. I've had several botched surgeries, so I'm cynical of any doctor who wants to do surgery. Most podiatrists view my foot as already reaching the salvage point. ... (6 replies)
... Some Orthopedics did not want to touch my foot cause they perceive I have been botched by a couple of incompetent podiatrists and they did not have any good news for me. Sadly I feel this way because I do not know which doctor to trust. ... (2 replies)
... the fusion was the better option for me. I did walk normal after the surgery and really did well for the 4 years... everyone is different and I had already had 2 surgeries before the cheilectomy, one was botched by a bad surgeon so I am sure that played into my situation. ... (31 replies)
... A good pod should be able to go in from the top and visualize the nerve properly. Any surgery on the bottom of your foot is going to pose more risk to you in terms of healing time, scar tissue formation etc. ... (5 replies)
... ray technician wasn't trying to tell you something when she said she's never seen so much hardware in a foot in her life. You've had to endure several surgeries, protracted recoveries and now, a second neuroma...? ... (10 replies)

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