The Relief Institute provides a number of Osteotomy surgeries. Osteotomy is a generic surgical treatment for bunion deformities that involves a procedure in which a cut or several cuts are made in the affected bone or bones to restore their proper alignment.
Bunionectomy surgery generally involves making an incision in the top or on the side of the big toe joint area and removing or realigning soft tissue and bone. The goals of surgery for bunions are to:
You may have to consider surgery if your bunion results in persistent, severe pain that limits your daily activities, or if you have a severe foot deformity.