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  2. Message Board HealthBoards; Tags > Threads Tagged with bunion surgery recovery : Thread / Thread Starter: Last Post: Replies: Views: Board : Post Bunion Surgery. hitchings78 04-01-2015 04:49 AM by Dan545015 4: 6,403: Foot & Ankle Problems: 4th day post Bunion Surgery... now what? shannonchloe1
  3. I too need bunion surgery. I'm told that you should do one--recover -- and then do the other. I too am 64, but my daughter (in her 40's) has had both feet done--about 6 weeks between each. She said it was very painfu, but worth it. Therefore Mama (ME) is taking a long hard look at this
  4. I'd say full recovery took 2 years but although I have a better aligned foot now, it hurts as much as it ever did and has seriously knocked my fitness and ability to walk any serious distance. I also can't run any more as it just gets too painful. I know others though who've had different types of bunion surgery and made a much better recovery

We would like to show you a description here but the site won't allow us This is a group community with 200 message boards on various diseases, conditions and health topics. One of the boards under Bone-Joint-Muscle is specific to foot and ankle problems, including fusions, fractures, questions about weight-bearing and bunions. Other boards of interest include Bone Disorders, Orthopedic and Osteoporosis Bunion surgery -having both feet done at the same time. Follow. Edited 2 months ago, 39 users are following. lizmw. I would welcome hearing from anyone who has both feet operated on at the same time. I am really eager for this to happen to get it all over with in one go. Also I am 64 --very fit and active -- (hike and cycle up hills etc) and am. He also said I shouldn't take too much stock in all the bunion surgery message boards as everyone's recovery is different, and I had had one of the most invasive, severe, intensive bunion surgeries possible. Okay, okay, don't rub it in! He also said it will take MONTHS for the swelling to stop and sensation to return completely in my foot

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Pretty much reiterating all of the above - I have an absolute ***** of a bunion on one of my feet (also self-inflicted, ridiculously impractical footwear), and I've been advised that surgery is an absolute last resort, particularly at a young age (as you're looking at months of recovery, much of which you're completely non weight bearing) If I had decided not to have my surgery based on the experiences of a few people on message boards I would still be walking around with painful bunions on both feet. Everyone has a difference experience-don't judge the surgery and it's recovery on just one person's experience

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  1. Steve, I have used it 9 times.And I have a complication rate of more than 50%.While it is technically easy to perform, I have fractured the 2nd MT,lost correction by loosening of the fiber wire,and had the brackets not maintain compression intra-operatively.The learning curve is depressing me.However, the positive results are most impressive.This is a classic no brainer for a short 1st MT with.
  2. I had bunion surgery pre-pregnancy and, fwiw, this was not an issue for me. I don't regret having it done for a second. Thus far, 10 years out from it or so, the bunions have not returned. I followed dr's advice to the word, doing all the therapy prescribed. I have full range of motion and flexibility and no pain
  3. g from. The first surgery was on my right foot and my x-ray showed that the pins had rotated thus needing a second surgery. That set me back another 2 weeks from the original 8 and I was put on crutches. Please follow the doctor's orders

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  1. Just wondering if anyone has a bunion on your foot or has had the surgery. I went to the doctor Friday and I have one on my left foot. I have several options. One just cut off the protruding bone and a 3 week recovery. Or they will cut the bone and put a pin in my foot 6-8 week recovery. With the first option I understand it could come back
  2. Op · 10m. I've read articles where a podiatrist basically says that lapidus destroys a functioning joint and that it's an over prescribed procedure and he says lapiplasty is much better. I'm so confused because my podiatrist says that my bunion angle is 12 degrees and he calls this severe. Online they don't refer to this as severe
  3. MESSAGE TO THOSE WHO ARE ANTICIPATING ACDF SURGERY... I read a lot of these posts before my surgery a month ago and they scared me half to death! I had a C-5/6 6/7 ACDF four weeks ago.The surgery was a complete success and most of my numbness/tingling/arm pain is resolved. I am SO glad I had it done
  4. During the surgery, a local numbing medicine similar to Novocain is placed in the foot to help keep patients comfortable. An incision is placed over the big toe joint, and two bone cuts are performed at the base of the bunion deformity (technically at the 1st metatarsal-cuneiform joint)
  5. I am also getting a calf tendon lengthening procedure done at the same time. If you want, I can send you an update after the surgery to let you know how it goes. I hope it heals fast, especially since I need to get a job.. Post a reply on the Bulletin Board. Message thread: Lapidus surgery recovery - [Tim 5/18/07 3:49:46 PM ET

7. Is the surgery painful? The amount of pain experienced after bunion surgery is different from one person to the next. Most patients will experience discomfort for three to five days. If you closely follow your foot and ankle surgeon's instructions, you can help minimize pain and swelling after your bunion surgery. 8 Image of feet after bunion correction procedure. Dr. Aiyer tries to get patients on their feet right away, mostly walking on their heels. The overall recovery time is reduced to four to six weeks. Rebeca Silva was Dr. Aiyer's first minimally invasive bunion surgery patient, and she's a believer Tactics for coping while non-weight-bearing after foot surgery A year and a half ago, I had a calcaneal osteotomy with two pins and a tendon repair and transfer on my left foot and ankle for PTTD, and later, a cheilectomy of my left great toe

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Tweet. A bunion is a bony deformity that develops near the joint of your big toe. It can be painful enough that you can't walk more than a few blocks at a time. One treatment method is surgery to remove the deformity. While the procedure is effective, it typically requires 4-6 months of recovery. Here at Hoosier Foot & Ankle, we have numerous. Bunion surgery Few questions about bunion surgery & recovery post op bunion surgery Comments and reviews on article Bunion Removal (Bunionectomy): Preparing For Surgery and post OP re fusion of big toe in Bunion surgery Bunion & heel surgery mess hammertoe and bunion surgery and swelling Exercise after Bunion Surgery? bunion surgery nerve damag Feb 7, 2017 - A year and a half ago, I had a calcaneal osteotomy with two pins and a tendon repair and transfer on my left foot and ankle for PTTD, and later, a cheilectomy of my left great toe. Before my surgeries, I read every post on every thread that had anything to do with flat feet, PTTD, bone spurs, and foot surgery fo This message is for Kimberly who posted on Dec 14, 2009. the recovery from the surgery was much more than I was expecting. Last winter I had bunion surgery on my right foot and followed post op directions as best I could.The angle of big toe deformity was 24 degrees.The cast came off after 4 weeks,titanium pin came out with minimal pain. Bunion correction surgeries are outpatient procedures, so patients can go home almost immediately after surgery. Advanced Technology Allows for Expedited Recovery & Optimal Results Many patients with bunions are hesitant to undergo surgery because of the prolonged period of non-weight bearing required for traditional surgery

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Bunion surgery -having both feet done at the same time

  1. The only cure for bunions is surgery. Traditionally this has been done using open surgery. We make a 10cm to 15cm incision in the skin and cut through until we reach the bunion — then we shave.
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  3. Abstract. Read online. Category: Bunion, Midfoot/Forefoot Introduction/Purpose: Patient reported outcomes (PROs) can provide information on individual patient's progress throughout a treatment course and additionally, with common surgeries, powerful numbers can be generated to provide data analytic curves to provide a recovery road map for patients and surgeons
  4. The reality is that the surgery has changed dramatically in the last 10 years, and recovery time is often four to six weeks. A bunion, clinically known as a hallux valgus deformity, is visible as a bump on the side of the foot near the base of the big toe and is caused by the misalignment of bones in the foot
  5. 3wishes. Forum Master. Feb 9, 2015. #22. I have known several people, men and women who have had bunion surgery. At various ages. The stand-outs of all of these people, 1) my ex-boss man, older, couldn't move his big toe, put it off for years and years, sought at least 3 opinions of various ortho surgeons
  6. Bunion removal surgery - advice please!!!! Bunion removal surgery - advice please!!!! I would do it if it is causing you alot of pain but it is a serious operation with a serious recovery period. If you haven't got a lot of outside help for at least 2 weeks You will find it very difficult x x x So sorry only just seen your message
  7. Back To Index Forum Index Hey I just had a bunion removed and was wondering if anyone else has had this surgery before. If so how long did it take you to get back running miles again

I agonized about the Pros and Cons of bunion foot surgery for many years, living with uncomfortable, often painful, bunions causing deformed toes.So the day finally came when I went into the hospital for reconstructive foot surgery.. This involved nearly 2 hours under general anaesthetic while the surgeon removed the bunions and straightened the toes with titanium pins Three rows of cartoon kittens of different colors The kittens are holding up long, brightly colored banners that have a message written on them wishing a speedy recovery from bunion surgery. Loading 2.. Hardware can be removed if it is painful or associated with an infection, or if your bone didn't heal as hoped, which may require new hardware to be placed. The goal of the procedure is to safely remove the hardware without causing damage to the surrounding soft tissues. These tissues often are scarred from previous surgery

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Speedy Recovery From Bunion Surgery Card. $3.45. 20% Off with code FOURTHJULY21. . Hysterectomy Get Well Humorous Poem Card. $3.85. 20% Off with code FOURTHJULY21. . Alchemist Roses Get Well From Knee Surgery Card On board to our patient communication system, and have instant access to your surgeon, concierge or the rest of the team. Using Spruce you can send HIPAA compliant text messages from your phone! Connect. Watch this video if you're scheduled for, or thinking about having surgery. We'll cover the pre-op requirements, your pre-op kit, and the. Hallux Valgus Surgery. Email: info@drzeetser.com. Dr. Vladimir Zeetser is a board certified podiatric physician and surgeon specializing in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery. He is certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery both in Foot Surgery and Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery. His training includes advanced wound. Bunion surgery by category: Category. Surgical treatment. Mild bunion. Shaves the bony excess on the outside of the metatarsal head. Realigns the muscles, tendons, and ligaments surrounding the joint. Recovery takes 3-4 weeks and usually involves wearing a postoperative shoe. May not correct the deformity that caused the bunion. Moderate bunion He is board certified in Foot Surgery and Reconstructive Rearfoot & Ankle Surgery and is also a Diplomate of the American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery and a fellow of the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons (FACFAS)

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Don't have surgery Don't have surgery. You wear roomy shoes and avoid activities that put pressure on your toe and foot. You use bunion pads, arch supports, or custom-made supports (orthotics) for protection and comfort. To relieve toe pain, you can try over-the-counter medicine such as ibuprofen or aspirin Also on the tip about grains and pain meds. I am planning on staying whole 30 during recovery. dukunbayi: you need to have your foot surgery soon so we can go thru together. )) so you had the other bunion surgery 1.5 yrs ago? I was trying to decide on the chevron procedure which sounds like what you had vs the joint fusion surgery

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  2. Removing Metal Implants. The actual process of removing an implant is itself complex. This is especially true of deep implants that have been in place for a long time. Fractures have been known to occur soon after surgery as the weakened bone collapsed into the drilled hole spaces, particularly in weight-bearing bones of the leg or hip
  3. Message Boards; Questions & Answers; Insurance Guide; I was always scared in having bunion surgery because of all the horrible things i heard about the recovery. Dr. Kirell did his surgery in the office where I had a few injections, that were not too bad, and I was able to walk out of his office with no stitches, no scars and no crutches.

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The HealthlinkUSA Talk Health Forum is a place to discuss specific questions and exchange information with others concerning more than 700 health conditions, diseases and topic 800B Jericho Turnpike. New Hyde Park, NY 11040. footdoc706@aol.com. drthomasbarbarony.com. PHONE: +1 516-441-7043. At Dr. Thomas Barbaro's podiatry practice, our foot doctor provides the latest in foot care, foot restoration, and foot surgery in a caring atmosphere at our state-of-the-art facility in New Hyde Park Bunion surgery, known as a bunionectomy, realigns the bone, ligaments, tendons, and nerves so the big toe can be brought back to its correct position. Many bunion surgeries are performed on a same-day, outpatient basis. However, a long recovery is common and may include persistent swelling and stiffness. Heel pai Foot and Ankle Surgery Specialists - Allentown, Bethlehem, New Tripoli and Westgate, PA Board-Certified Podiatrists for Specialty Foot & Ankle Surgeries. Our feet are a complicated network of tissues that absorb the shock of every step we take. Although foot and ankle pain may be a common occurrence among many people, it is not a normal one

timodal Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) pathway abdominally based free tissue transfer involving the rectus. Preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative nonnarcotic modalities were emphasized. Factors in reducing narcotic consumption, pain scores, and antiemetic use were identified. Results: Forty-two patients were included for a total of 66 free flaps, with a 98.4%(65/66) success. For more details about specific conditions, foot surgery, non-invasive treatments, and foot surgery recovery, click on the link for that category. Bunion - A foot bunion is an enlargement of the joint at the base of the big toe joint. It forms when bone or tissue at the joint is moved out of place Rotator cuff surgery at Seaview is performed by our board-certified orthopedic surgeons, Dr. Borgatti, Dr. Chern, Dr. Junkin, Dr. Spagnuola, and Dr. Thacker. Rotator cuff surgery is typically done arthroscopically in the vast majority of cases, but open surgery may be necessary for large or complex tears If you're dealing with debilitating bunion pain, call Family Foot and Ankle Center at (513) 728-4800 or (859) 282-1572 and see if conservative treatment methods or bunion surgery are right for you. You can also schedule an appointment online At Advanced Foot & Ankle Specialists, you can expect to receive compassionate and personalized care with Dr. Rachel Balloch for a range of conditions, including trauma and deformities. She has been a practicing foot and ankle surgeon for over 10 years and is board-qualified in foot and reconstructive rearfoot and ankle surgery

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Anesthesia - Considering that bunion surgery is an open procedure, there is a definitely a great need for anesthesia to conceal the pain that the patient will feel as the operation is going on.Usually, the whole process takes, at least, an hour to finish, depending on what bunion surgery type is being performed. The charge for this cost is paid to the anesthesiologist for administering the. Founding Board Member, Fayette Care Clinic. Hospital Affiliations. 1. Henry Medical Center, Stockbridge, GA 2. Piedmont Newnan Hospital, Newnan, GA Dr. Alvarez performed my 1st bunion surgery 6 years ago. It was a great recovery. He is a wonderful & caring dr. Message * CAPTCHA. CLOSE.

A native of Newberry, Dr. Loging is a member of Palmetto Bone and Joint. In addition to a full range of orthpedic procedures. He is the first orthopedic surgeon in the midlands to perform anterior hip replacement. This progressive procedure, while not for everyone, does provide faster recovery both in the hospital and during rehabilitation. Dr A bunion is a bony bump that forms at the base of the joint of the big toe when the metatarsal bone behind the big toe shifts outward. A bunion will progress and grow more severe over time, causing toe and foot pain. Bunion surgery can realign the joint and correct the deformity When you come to Bux-Mont Foot & Ankle Care Centers, we want you to feel fully taken care of. Let our friendly staff get to know you and help determine the best course of treatment. We can even help residents of the local area with emergencies after hours or on the weekends. Call our board-certified podiatrists at (215) 392-4009 to set up your. Board-Certified and Fellowship-Trained; Dr. Ebert, like all our orthopedic surgeons, has years of specialized training and education beyond med school and his residency that other local surgeons may not have. As a board-certified specialist, he also passed a difficult exam given by a board of distinguished doctors. Dr

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Recovery Depending upon the age and overall health status of the patient, recovery requires a period of 6 to 12 weeks to allow for adequate healing of the bone. During this time, depending on the fixation chosen by your surgeon, it may be possible to bear some weight through the heel, provided a cast or a stiff soled boot (ex. Cam Walker ) is used To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Your Participation in this message board is strictly voluntary. I was scheduled to see a surgeon for the myectomy and have canceled the appointment due to fear of the surgery and recover time. My back aches and chest aches now and fear what it will. Patients who undergo surgery in the foot or leg should use a tall walking boot post-surgery as this boot will provide better support, protection, and needed immobilization of the leg. A tall walking boot can help accelerate the healing process and can ease the foot into bearing more weight after the initial injury

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In many cases, surgery can be avoided by adopting natural foot rehabilitation techniques, but sometimes surgery is required. There are many things you can do after surgery to help speed your recovery. This article discusses six important ways to restore foot health after surgery and prevent future foot problems Dr. Dickerson is a board certified foot and ankle surgeon at Heiden Orthopedics, and we think he's one of the best podiatrists in Utah. He specializes in the care of treating traumatic foot injuries, sports injuries, ankle sprains and fractures, flat foot, bunion and hammertoe deformities. Dr. Dickerson enjoys motocross, mountain biking. A bunion is an enlargement of bone or tissue around the joint at the base of the big toe. It is a condition caused by abnormal mechanics of the foot or congenital factors, such as flat feet, abnormal bone structure, and neurological conditions. What to expect after toe implant surgery. Most patients have a rapid recovery and have. Miller 31 reported infections in 2.2% of 1841 patients after inhospital foot and ankle surgery, and Stevens 41 reported a 5.3% infection rate. Hugar et al 21 reported infections in 1.35% of patients after outpatient foot surgery. The influence of managed care has increased the importance of the economic impact of infections after surgery

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Bridget Schaap's DVT Story. Bridget Schaap thought she was having simple foot surgery, and was surprised to find that she developed a blood clot after it. When I look back, it's hard to believe all that happened to me. As I prepared to quit my job and move from Chicago to Michigan to begin graduate school in December 2010, I decided to have. He is board certified in Foot Surgery and Reconstructive Rearfoot & Ankle Surgery and is also a Diplomate of the American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery and a fellow of the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons (FACFAS). There are 14 references cited in this article, which can be found at the bottom of the page

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I've decided to go for a surgery at Dr. Kreidstein's clinic in Toronto. I'm a working woman, so I cannot take off for so many days. I'm pretty much concerned regarding the recovery time. None of my relative or friend has gone through this. Hence, I do not exactly know how long it would take to recover Bunion surgery involves correcting a deformity below the big toe. This may involve removing parts of the bone and correcting the alignment of bones and joints in the big toe. The Scarf and Akin procedure is used in moderate bunion deformities Mark Reed, MD Foot Surgery Ankle Surgery Sports Injuries Mark Reed, MD Conditions Services Post-Operative Cartiva Media Mark Reed, MD Dr. Mark Reed is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon providing specialty care of all foot and ankle disorders. He treats both adolescents and adults with a special focus on sports-related injuries, including ankle instability, cartilage lesions, [

Marcus J. Mittelsteadt, MD, is originally from Apple Valley, Minnesota. He completed undergraduate education at St. Olaf College followed by Creighton University School of Medicine. After medical school, he returned to Minnesota to complete his residency training in Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Minnesota General Surgery. The Surgical Services team is committed to providing the highest quality of care to patients. Doctors, nurses, anesthesia personnel, and others provide comprehensive surgical services with compassion for our patients and their families in a comfortable community hospital atmosphere Price Details Your purchase includes the following services: Facility fee operating and recovery room services & supplies for outpatient stay (less than 24 hours) at Bayfront Health Seven Rivers; Physician fee treatment and procedure-related postoperative follow-up visit(s) within 90 days of surgery. Does NOT include the initial evaluation to determine the need of the procedure Surgery. When surgery is needed, you want to feel confident that you are in the care you receive. At Cherrywood Foot Care, we boast a team of trained and certified foot care professionals that know what it takes to get you back on your feet. Here are some of the many surgical procedures we specialize in: Arthroscopy. Bunion Surgery. Cyst Removal

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Bunion surgery can be immensely successful but must be chosen only after careful consideration. Dr. Kestner utilizes state of the art technology and methods to properly address all patients' needs, notably, improving the lifestyle of his patients through bunion correction with the help of Treace Medical Concepts Dr. Rebecca Cerrato is Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery and brings years of experience to her practice. She was one of the first orthopedic surgeons in the United States to perform advanced minimally invasive bunion surgery Book An Appointment. Top Foot & Ankle Doctor in Los Angeles. Your Beverly Hills Podiatrist. Dr. Nik is a top foot and ankle doctor in Beverly Hills. He and his clinic of highly qualified specialists have been serving the greater Los Angeles area for over 20 years. We pride ourselves on continuing to learn every day how to best treat our patients General surgery. Our general surgeons are trained and skilled in performing a full spectrum of surgical procedures including appendectomy, breast surgery, gallbladder surgery, hernia repair, skin and soft tissue surgeries, and more. They'll be by your side throughout your care, from diagnosis to recovery. Learn more about general surgery

Laser surgery is a highly technical procedure involving specifically pinpointed joules of light. These beams are strong enough to remove painful or unsightly growths on your feet. At Bux-Mont Foot & Ankle Care Centers , we use K-lasers, carbon dioxide lasers, and PinPointe laser systems for our treatments Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Surgery, I had a bunion surgery before with a different doctor and this time, had another bunion surgery with Dr. Kaye. My recovery was so much faster than my prior surgery. I was able to go home the same day and do work on my computer. Within 1 day I was able to move around A Word From Verywell. The key message of preparation for colorectal surgery is health promotion. You should exercise and eat right so that your body is as healthy as possible before surgery. This will help you heal faster and avoid complications. Always check with your doctor for specific instructions before surgery Dr. Miguel Cunha Dr. Miguel Cunha, Board Certified Surgical Podiatrist, founder of Gotham Footcare, and leading podiatrist in Manhattan is a highly trained and skilled foot and ankle surgeon with experience treating a wide array of foot and ankle conditions from minor problems to complex reconstructive foot and ankle surgery. Dr. Cunha takes pride in having a genuine interest in each and every. Board-Certified and Fellowship-Trained; Dr. Ebert, like all our orthopedic surgeons, has years of specialized training and education beyond med school and his residency that other local surgeons may not have.As a board-certified specialist, he also passed a difficult exam given by a board of distinguished doctors