Bunion surgery is done when there is pain in the big toe joint, the bunion, or hallux abducto valgus, gets irritated and inflamed with pressure and shoes, prevents you from participating in daily activities, or may be the cause of pain in the other toes or ball of the foot. These are just some of the conditions which may require surgery if conservative measures are not enough to afford you relief.
Some conservative treatments are padding, wider shoes, injections, laser treatments, orthotics.
If you are suffering from bunions, there is help available. Come into our Palm Desert, CA office for care. (760) 568-0108