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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Brands: suspect that one or more of the podiatrist will give you input about what to look for to help with the bunions. But regarding brands - Healthtap docto ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Shoe is not growing: If bunions occurs in the kids foot is growing faster than the shoe (if it grows) by changing to bigger shoe will help.
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Dr. Robert Leland
30 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Usually no surgery: Bunions in kids and adults should only be treated if causing pain or functional limitations. Comfortable shoe wear is an easy first option. Surgical ... Read More
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Dr. Ellen Wenzel
13 years experience Podiatry
Depends: Pediatric bunions or juvenile hallux abducto valgus deformity require a thorough history and clinical examination that includes radiographs to fully e ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kornfeld
40 years experience Podiatry
Juvenile bunions: Best treated with a stabilizing orthotic that creates a ong flexion of the first metatarsal. This is known as a first ray cut out orthotic.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
A bunion : Is a structural deformity hence the only real way to correct it is by surgery. However, i would only recommend surgery if the bunion is painful.
Dr. Rudolf Zak
18 years experience Podiatry
Bunions: Juvenile bunions if not painful can be initially treat with custom orthotics. I would also wait till the growth centers fuse and mature before operat ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Jay
42 years experience Podiatry
If pain remove it.: Certainly consider conservative care ie orthotics. If it is painful, surgical intervention is indicated. There are many different procedures to corr ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
30 years experience Podiatry
See below.: Only way to get rid of a bunion is with surgery since this is a structural deformity. Other non-surgical treatments are wider shoes, orthotics, paddin ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
18 years experience Urgent Care
Bone: Bunions are when the toes bend inwards so to speak. It can be genetic or due to tight shoes. Get checked out and they may x ray your feet to see how ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
13 years experience Podiatry
Depends: There are conservative measures and surgical measures for both conditions and you should discuss with a specialist what the best options for your case ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Hex: Interesting question. There are a number of manufacturers of the screws that we use in bone; and so there are a number of different screw drivers. T ... Read More
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Hutchinson
33 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Arch supports: All of your issues may be related at least in part to your flat feet. The key focus of treatment is arch supports. I like to try some simple, inexpe ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michelle Achor
15 years experience Podiatry
DJD: If your doctor did not do any lab work and told you that you have arthritis he or she probably means osteoarthritis, also known as degenerative joint ... Read More
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