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How long should my foot stay dry after surgery?

We ask that you keep your foot dry for two weeks after surgery or until the stitches come out. You can do this by putting a plastic bag over your foot in the shower. This will help us make sure that the area under the skin doesn’t become infected.

Brandt R Gibson, DPM
Podiatrist, Neuropathy Doctor, Father of 11 and Founder of Mountain West Foot & Ankle Institute