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Bunions

Do you pain in your big toe joint? Is it painful when you walk or stand?

Bunion, known as hallux abducto valgus (HAV), is when the first toe joint deviates and moves away from the midline of the body. This can cause an imbalance of pressure across the joints and the rest of the foot.

Symptoms and Causes

Symptoms:

  • Big toe deviated away from the other foot.

  • Bulging and pain of big toe joint

Causes:

  • There are many factors that can lead bunions, but the true cause is unknown

  • Incorrect footwear (small toe box)

  • Genetics

  • Rheumatoid arthritis 

How we help manage Bunions?

There are numerous treatments for Bunions, since we tailor treatment for each individual patient it may vary from patient to patient.

How we can help:

  • Bunion Sleeve

  • Footwear modifications

  • Surgical options are options