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10 Most Common Bunion Surgery Questions

Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S. | Posted 04.28.2015 | Healthy Living
Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

A bunion is not a growth of bone (like most people incorrectly think). Rather, a bunion is misalignment causing the big toe joint to protrude out from underneath the skin.

Walking After Bunion Surgery: Is It Possible?

Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S. | Posted 01.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

Technology advances have allowed for walking after bunion surgery despite bunion size, though the early walking program has to fit for both the patient and the surgeon.

Bunion Laser Treatment: Is It Possible?

Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S. | Posted 06.03.2013 | Healthy Living
Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

If you are looking for the most modern techniques in bunion surgery, laser is not currently the best option. What is encouraging is that bunion surgery has changed dramatically in the past few years as surgeons are more focused on both the aesthetic and functional result.

Bunionplasty: A Plastic Foot Surgery Craze?

Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S. | Posted 02.17.2013 | Style
Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

When considering bunionplasty, it is important to not only consider how the foot will look but also how it will function. Take the time to learn about the methods available to fix your bunion, and you will be that much better off.

6 Myths About Bunion Surgery

Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S. | Posted 05.16.2012 | Healthy Living
Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

Some people simply avoid bunion surgery because they may have "heard" some misnomers that guide their decision.

The Common Foot Problem You May Not Know You Have

Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S. | Posted 09.04.2011 | Healthy Living
Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

Many people know the term 'bunion' and that it occurs on a foot, but don't know exactly what a bunion is.