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 be treated using either approach. In order to realign the bones of the toe, the bone must be cut. For larger bunions, this cut is made near the base of the toe. For smaller bunions, the cut is made near the toe joint where the bunion has formed.
Choosing the best treatment option for a moderate bunion will depend on several factors.Bunion surgeon specialist Dr. Neal Blitz will analyze the severity of your bunion and will inform you of the best surgical option for correcting the issue. If you have a mild to severe bunion that you would like to address through surgery, contact our office today to schedule a consultation.