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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Bunion swelling: Reduce swelling with ice, elevation, rest, and non weight bearing.

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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michele Colon
25 years experience Podiatry
Bunion surgery: It depends on how bad the deformity is and how much pain you are in, but surgery is probably what you need.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
NO: It only helps to align the toe.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Farber
23 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Pressure on the bump: Bunions don't always hurt. They often become painful for several reasons. First, the prominence of the bump may rub against shoewear and can cause eit ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Several things: Often times bunions are hereditary, but wearing narrow toed, tight shoes can speed up the formation. Injury or neuological dysfunction can cause buni ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vadim Glukh
22 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
See a foot doctor: A foot doctor could properly examine and determine the measures to either correct the bunion if it is there, or to advise you on avoiding its progress ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
X-ray: Clinical exam and an x-ray willbe able to determine if you have a bunion.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Han
25 years experience Podiatry
Bunion treatments : Conservatively you can pad around the bunion, purchase wider shoes, and orthotics may also help prevent the progression of the bunion if it is not ver ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Unusual: Bunions are unusual in children, if you do not change the shoes with growth of the feet , they can develop bunions due to tight shoes.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Wear shoes that: Accommodate it, or have it surgically removed.
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