What are bunions?
Defined by the Mayo Clinic as “a bony bump that forms on the joint at the base of your big toe”. Medical intervention for bunions is provided at DeLoor Podiatry.
What causes bunions?
Bunions develop when the big toe pushes against the next toe, this is caused by foot stress, arthritis, and tight shoes.
What is the treatment?
Treatment for bunions includes padding the foot, pain medication, changing shoes, orthotics, and surgery.