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A 61-year-old female asked about a 65-year-old female:

I have flat feet, bunions and overpronate. what kind of shoe do you recommend? i wear orthotics,

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Mark Hutchinson
Orthopedic Surgery 36 years experience
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, inexpensive over the counter arch supports and if they have a positive benefit then create more formal long term orthotics.
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A 37-year-old member asked:

Which shoe type is perfect for flat feet or bunions?

3 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Allen Lu
Dr. Allen Luanswered
Orthopedic Surgery 26 years experience
Wide toe box: Any shoe that has a wider base, called a toe box. Most shoemakers have been making wider versions of shoes to provide increased comfort.
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Last updated Jan 5, 2015

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