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Bunionectomy Austin Bunion Corrections

Published on August 24, 2019

Bunions come in a variety of shapes and sizes. This has to do with the unique environment and factors that each individual bunion forms under and is formed by. Different bunion types require different surgical approaches. If you have a

Bunion Causes New York City

Published on July 28, 2019

Bunions, also called hallux abductovalgus, are a boney prominence at the base of the big toe on the inside of the foot. Bunions appear like a bone growth but are actually a bulging of the underlying displaced big toe joint.

Bunion Surgery Recovery New York Los Angeles

Published on June 27, 2019

Today bunion surgery recovery looks much different than it did in years past. These days, those recovering from bunion surgery are able to walk immediately with no cast or crutches. This improvement in bunion surgery recovery is thanks in large

Ensuring Your Recovery Goes Smoothly

Published on May 2, 2019

A lot of people tend to worry that the recovery process for their bunion surgery will be long, difficult, and painful. The recovery period may not be the most enjoyable time, but there are ways to ensure that your recovery

Correcting a Large Bunion with a Lapidus Bunionectomy

Published on April 14, 2019

In order to correct a large and severe bunion, foot and ankle surgeon Dr. Neal Blitz must perform a Lapidus bunionectomy. This procedure involves precisely removing sections of the foot bone, cutting tightened tendons, and bone mending. The part of

How Do I Know If Surgery Is My Best Option?

Published on March 28, 2019

Surgery can be a frightening thing for some people. The thought of incisions and stitches can prevent many people who are in need of surgery from taking the steps necessary to properly handle their medical issues. Bunion surgery can be

A Bigger Size Doesn’t Mean More Pain

Published on February 11, 2019

Bunions come in a wide variety of sizes. With mild bunions, you may only notice a small bump or bony protrusion extending from around the base of the big toe. With severe bunions, the bump is very large and extends

Are You Avoiding Surgery?

Published on January 31, 2019

Just because you have a bunion does not mean you will necessarily need to undergo surgery in order to correct it. However, your bunion may require surgery, so you should not let your fear of surgery or belief that you

Ignoring Your Bunion Will Not Help It Get Better

Published on October 31, 2018

Sometimes, surgery isn’t immediately required for milder bunions, but that doesn’t mean you will never need surgery. Without proper care and management early on, your bunion will only get worse, which will lead to unnecessary pain and suffering. The idea

Your Options for Correcting a Moderate Bunion

Published on September 28, 2018

When it comes to bunion surgery, there are two ways to approach it. One option is designed for smaller bunions, while the other is for tackling larger and more severe bunions. But what about moderate bunions? Moderate bunions can actually

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