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Foot Surgery

The Surgery Room: Where Payback Is a B*tch

Tammy Bleck | Posted 06.22.2014 | Fifty
Tammy Bleck

I will undergo what is affectionately called a bunionectomy on my right foot. No mobility for five days and no weight bearing on my foot for six weeks. Oh, and for a little added fun and drama, I will have a spiffy cast up to the knee. Are we having fun yet?

Cosmetic Toe Lengthening: Brachymetatarsia Surgery

Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S. | Posted 08.10.2013 | Healthy Living
Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

As a Manhattan foot surgeon, one of the most rewarding surgeries I perform are cosmetic toe lengthenings. A short toe often causes tremendous psychological embarrassment for people, and fixing this makes a dramatic change in someones life.

Women Are Still Getting Risky Foot Surgery To Fit Into High Heels

Posted 04.26.2012 | Style

As summer slowly approaches, so does our favorite summer ritual: whip out our pretty high heels, get warned that they're totally dangerous for us, wea...

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.

Women Are Still Getting Risky Foot Surgery To Fit Into High Heels

Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

As summer slowly approaches, so does our favorite summer ritual: whip out our pretty high heels, get warned that they're totally dangerous for us, wea...