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Bunions in Children: When Is Bunion Surgery Needed?

Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S. | Posted 03.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

Operating on the bunions in children is different than adults. Not only are the bones smaller, but the growth plates need to be considered. If your child has bunions, it's best to start the nonoperative measures as early as possible to lessen the need for bunion surgery as a child