Bunions are usually hereditary, or caused by an injury. After examination and x-rays of your bunion, Dr. Buksh Will explain the most appropriate surgery for your condition. There are various types of bunion surgeries depending on your x-rays and examination.
Did you know that nerve pain can make your bunion pain worse? Even sciatic nerve can make symptoms of pain in your bunion worse!. This can be all diagnosed before your surgery to help you understand realistic expectations of your pain and its source. When the nerve pain is addressed , in some patients surgeries are not necessary or patients who still require surgery, will have a non eventful post operative recovery. Surgeries for bunions are performed according to the exam, x-rays, need for surgery. This is performed on an outpatient basis and recovery time varies according to the type of surgery performed.