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Medical Intel

Oct 18, 2016

when-should-you-start-considering-surgery-to-treat-bunionsBunions can range from mildly unattractive to a major source of pain. When you notice that bump in the area around the base of your big toe, questions start to pile up.

What caused this? Which shoes best minimize the pain? At what point should I consider surgery?

Katherine Raspovic, DPM, a podiatric surgeon at MedStar Washington Hospital Center, tackles these questions and more.