Bunion Blog New York City

Is Bunionplasty Better?

Published on August 31, 2018

Traditional bunion surgery was designed to correct a bunion and restore the normal function of the foot. While the procedure has proven to be highly effective, advancements in bunion surgery have allowed for better overall results. Bunionplasty is a surgical

Before-and-After Photo Galleries Can Help You Find the Right Surgeon

Published on July 31, 2018

Choosing the surgeon who will perform your bunion surgery can be hard. You use your feet every day to get from here to there, which means that you don’t want to put the functionality of your feet in jeopardy by

The Types of Bunions an Austin Bunionectomy Can Correct

Published on June 29, 2018

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

You Don’t Have to Be Old to Develop a Bunion

Published on May 31, 2018

A lot of people tend to think that only older individuals can develop bunions. This is understandable – bunions do develop over time, and things like wearing heels for years can lead to the development of bunions as you get

Worried About the Appearance of Your Foot After Bunion Surgery?

Published on April 14, 2018

If you have a painful bunion that is diminishing your quality of life, you are probably considering undergoing surgery to correct the issue. There are a lot of people in this position who are hesitant about surgery because they are

Are You Experiencing Bursitis as a Result of Your Bunion?

Published on February 28, 2018

There are small sacks of fluid near your joints that provide cushioning for your muscles, bones, and tendons. These small sacks are called bursae and are responsible for reducing any friction that may occur in the joints so that the

The Expertise of Dr. Blitz

Published on January 29, 2018

If you have a painful bunion, you know how much the issue diminishes your quality of life. When it comes to finding a surgeon who can treat your bunion, you need to find a highly skilled and experienced surgeon who

When Can I Return to Work?

Published on December 20, 2017

It can be hard to determine exactly how much time you will need to take off from work following your bunion surgery. The severity of your bunion, the type of procedure you undergo, your body’s natural recovery rate, and the

The Necessity of Surgical Hardware

Published on November 16, 2017

In order to correct a bunion, a portion of the protruding bone in the foot must be removed and shifted over into its proper straight position. The removed portion of bone will need to be stabilized so that it can

Your Options for Anesthesia

Published on October 17, 2017

Anesthesia is required when performing bunion surgery due to the intense nature of the procedure. The type of anesthesia used will vary depending on the severity of your bunion and your general medical health. Local anesthesia is used when only

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