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How can you avoid getting bunions?

11 doctors weighed in
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In brief: Bunions

Due to the fact that bunions are genetic majority of the time there is nothing that can prevent that from occurring.

In brief: Bunions

Due to the fact that bunions are genetic majority of the time there is nothing that can prevent that from occurring.
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
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Dr. Adam Teichman
Orthopedic Surgery - Foot & Ankle
3 doctors agree

In brief: Proper shoes

Proper fitting shoes are one way to avoid developing bunions.
The most common cause of bunions is biomechanical instablity in the foot. Also, bunoins are hereditary so if your parents have them you maybe at risk for developing them. If you are concenred you might have a bunion see a podiatric surgeon. Visit www.Eastpennfoot.Com for more information on bunions.

In brief: Proper shoes

Proper fitting shoes are one way to avoid developing bunions.
The most common cause of bunions is biomechanical instablity in the foot. Also, bunoins are hereditary so if your parents have them you maybe at risk for developing them. If you are concenred you might have a bunion see a podiatric surgeon. Visit www.Eastpennfoot.Com for more information on bunions.
Dr. Adam Teichman
Dr. Adam Teichman
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Dr. Rudolf Zak
Podiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Bunions

Wearing proper fitted shoes.
Any shoes with a narrow toe box, like must of women's shoe can contribute to developing a bunion.

In brief: Bunions

Wearing proper fitted shoes.
Any shoes with a narrow toe box, like must of women's shoe can contribute to developing a bunion.
Dr. Rudolf Zak
Dr. Rudolf Zak
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In brief: Bunions

Bunions seem to have a hereditary nature in most people and sometimes wearing custom orthotics may slow down the progression of the deformity.
A podiatrist can make custom orthotics based your diagnosis and symptoms.

In brief: Bunions

Bunions seem to have a hereditary nature in most people and sometimes wearing custom orthotics may slow down the progression of the deformity.
A podiatrist can make custom orthotics based your diagnosis and symptoms.
Dr. Farshad Bathaee
Dr. Farshad Bathaee
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