Podiatrists are the only medical professionals who focus solely on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases and conditions of the foot and ankle.
Bunion Correction is a surgical procedure involving the removal of a bunion and correction of the deformed area near the big toe where the bunion was located. Depending on the severity of the condition, the surgeon may simply remove the bunion or perform a more extensive procedure if needed.
This is a surgical procedure utilized to correct hammer toe – which is a condition whereby the toe is bent upward at the middle joint and causes pain and discomfort. Depending upon the severity of the condition, the surgeon will use one of three surgical techniques: tendon transfer, joint resection or fusion.