FAQs About Hammertoe Surgery Recovery

Do you need hammertoe surgery? If you're not sure what to expect after this common podiatric procedure, take a look at the top post-surgical recovery questions answered. Can You Drive Yourself Home from This Type of Procedure? The answer to this question depends on a few factors. Anesthesia is the primary reason not to drive yourself home after surgery. Some patients need general anesthesia or sedation. Whether you're completely asleep for the procedure or the doctor gives you medication for relaxation, you'll need a responsible adult to drive you home from the hospital or outpatient surgery center. [Read More]