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... Have you thought of trying a knee scooter? I had reconstructive surgery on my left foot 5 years ago and was stuck in a chair with my foot elevated except for 5 min an hour. I had to use a wheelchair for any outings as my foot had to be elevated, but for my short jaunts around the house my knee scooter was a life saver. I used it for 5 months and have since loaned it to... (8 replies)
... Hallux Limitus is the same condition. The only difference is that stages 1thru 3 are often called Hallux Limitus since there is still limited movement of the toe whereas by stage 4 the toe is completely rigid, ergo Hallux Rigidus. ... (53 replies)
... What is hallux rigidus? ... (18 replies)

... when they were on their rounds visiting the patients, I asked about whether I had Rigidus or Limitus...and they kind of looked at me with a little confusion on their faces and said "we only know of Hallux Rigidus"...which was a little worrying. ... (53 replies)
... I am 10 days out from my Keller Procedure for Hallux Rigidus. Until today, I have felt wonderful only using Tylenol or Aleve for pain. I had another dressing change yesterday and everything looks good. ... (13 replies)
... I had surgery this past Monday for Hallux Rigidus. Over the years I was on Advil, special orthotics, etc. I spend my time between the NE and Fla and had several opinions. ... (12 replies)
... Let me know how you get on. By the way, I understand that Hallux Limitus and Hallux Rigidus are the same thing. Best wishes! Lisa. ... (53 replies)
... I'm 62.5 years old, live in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, and participate in a great deal of outdoor sports. Unfortunately, I'm also a hallux rigidus "victim". Both feet. ... (0 replies)
Hallux Rigidus
Aug 3, 2009
... Thank you for the information. Presently, I'm awaiting new custom made orthoses. These are not mainly for the hallux rigidus, but for a bone on the other foot that makes a painful corn/callus form. Dr. is hoping that it will help that foot and that it will also prevent a similar corn/callus on the other foot from forming. I have very little fat pad left and a very sharp... (13 replies)
... and to clean out the joint because of hallux rigidus. 4th was my last resort to live without severe pain...to fuse the joint they cleaned out for the hallux rigidus. Alas the 5th, a week after the 4th to take out the hardware that must have been related to that sesamiod bone because it too decided to move...... ... (18 replies)
... I am one week post op from surgery for Hallux Rigidus in the joint of my right toe.I had a partial joint replacement done and I can tell you that the surgery was the easy part.The healing up is the hard part. ... (2 replies)
... The last few years my big toe joints, especially on one foot, deteriorated rapidly in terms of osteoarthritis, resulting in pretty advanced hallux limitus. After a lot of deliberations, I went ahead with a cheilectomy on my left foot in October. In Stockholm, Sweden. ... (1 replies)
... Great news, Nicole! It was good to hear that the pesky stitch was easier to remove than you thought! I'm now 13 weeks out from surgery for Hallux Limitus / Hallux Rigidus (similar to bunion surgery in some ways) and I've been walking on hardwoods too - and after awhile, my feet get a little tired. So I agree, that little extra cushion from a sock or thin flip flops or a... (8 replies)
... as well as recovery time to go back to work in an office, and outcomes 1, 2, 3 years post op. ... (10 replies)
... op from a double osteotomy with screw in great toe after stage 3 Hallux Rigidus. ... (0 replies)
... I am now 13 weeks post fusion. Sorry though, I am not a hiker so I cannot help with that but I can offer some encouragement. ... (23 replies)
... I had a bone fusion in my right big toe for hallux rigidus 4 days ago, 1st MTP. ... (23 replies)
... Hiya, Steve - and Julie. Checking in here since they locked the earlier thread. I have a whole collection of MBT shoes, boots, and sandles, some brand new, that i'd like to get rid of, since they were all I could wear for over a year and a half prior to my cheilectomy op. on Dec. 3 (just one foot). Glad to see people doing well here. Here's my progress report: At 6 weeks... (49 replies)
Hallux rigidus
Mar 12, 2012
... I had your condition and opted for the interpositional arthroplasty on both feet. Very happy with the results..find a doc who has done hundreds of them. Here is my reply to your other post: I did have the pin inserted for three weeks. It was kind of a nuisance but not a source of pain. I had to be careful not to hit it or have it hook onto a sheet or bed covering, but it... (5 replies)
... Hello Ellen. Thanks for the update. I went to have a second opinion on what to do about my hallux rigidus, now I've heard so many opinions that I'm beginning to get confused. Did you have another procedure prior to the fusion? ... (4 replies)


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