Bunions on Feet

Options for Bunion Problems

Stephen D. Lasday, DPM Foot Pain, Podiatrist Sarasota and Bradenton Leave a Comment

Let’s face it…bunions are just a pain. They look bad and can be really painful. So what can you do about this deformity of the foot? General Overview A bunion, also called a hallux valgus, is deformity characterized by the lateral deviation of the great toe. Bunions often occur when the joint is stressed over time. Bunions can be inherited …

Bunions - Foot Problems and Treatments

What to Do if You’re Suffering from Bunions

Stephen D. Lasday, DPM Podiatrist Sarasota and Bradenton Leave a Comment

Let’s take some time to talk with Dr. Lasday, director of West Coast Podiatry Center, about a common, but bothersome foot problem, bunions. What are bunions? Dr. Lasday: A bunion is an abnormal bony prominence (a bump) on the joint where your big toe meets the main bones of your foot. What causes bunions? Dr. Lasday: Bunions can occur for …