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How long does it take to totally heal from a sesamoidectomy?

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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine

In brief: Months

The foot has a dense sensory innervation scars on the bottom of the foot are poorly tolerated.

In brief: Months

The foot has a dense sensory innervation scars on the bottom of the foot are poorly tolerated.
Dr. Mark Weston
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Dr. Daniel Farber
Orthopedic Surgery - Foot & Ankle

In brief: Up to a year

The worst of the postop pain should be over in the first few weeks.
It takes 3 months for the soft tissues to settle down and 6 months or more for the swelling to fully subside. Most people find that at a year they have put the surgery behind them.

In brief: Up to a year

The worst of the postop pain should be over in the first few weeks.
It takes 3 months for the soft tissues to settle down and 6 months or more for the swelling to fully subside. Most people find that at a year they have put the surgery behind them.
Dr. Daniel Farber
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