The Next Step in Bunion Treatment
Diagnosing your bunion
Bunions, medically referred to as hallux valgus, is a painful bony bump on the side or base of the big toe. It may gradually get bigger, resulting in discomfort.Learn More
The most noticeable symptom of a bunion is the visible deformity on the outside of the foot. Other common symptoms include: redness, swelling, pressure, numbness, and pain when walking and wearing certain shoes.Learn More
Why Mifoot Bunion Correction?
Make an informed decision
Before you fix your bunion consider that Mifoot surgeons use minimally invasive techniques that cause far less damage to your foot. The Result is less pain 2, less stiffness, minimal scarring 1 & an earlier return to function compared to an open procedure. 2,3
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