Posted by docharp
on September 07, 2000 at 16:53:43:
In Reply to: Foot Neuroma.Dr Jay Shuken deceived me and I'm in alot of pain posted by arnie Post on September 03, 2000 at 22:12:04:
: I had surgery ten months ago by doctor by docote Jay Shuken in Santa Barbara california, He told me I would be fine in six to eight weeks. it is now ten months and I am still in pain. I am worse now then when I had the neuroma. I told him about it but he kept blowing me off till I stopped going to see him. I feel very angry and betrayed by this doctor. He was not honest with me about recovery and i feel in my opinion that he really did a sloppy job on my foot. I can't even walk or stand without pain.Please be careful out there who you go to. Find someone who does careful work. He once gave me a cortisone shot and accidentally put the needle through my foot.
Sometimes after removing a neuroma, a patient will grow a stump neuroma that causes
pain. Certain types of injections may help, sometimes you need another surgery for the