If you have bunions, then you are probably all too familiar with the pain and embarrassment you may feel when it comes to your feet. Bunion removal surgery may have even been something you’ve considered. And with summertime sandal season approaching, you may be looking for some solutions. Fortunately, shoe designers are becoming increasingly aware… Continue Reading »

The holidays are full of sparkle, glittering lights, and cocktail parties, which often mean donning a pair of high heels. But if you suffer from bunions, pumps and platforms can be your worst enemy. Maybe it’s time to skip being a fashion icon this year and save your feet from the “ho, ho, horrors” of… Continue Reading »

There’s both good news and bad news when it comes to relieving pain caused by bunions. The good news is that if your bunions aren’t too advanced, you may be able to alleviate some pain with the following methods. The bad news is that if none of these methods work, surgery may be your only… Continue Reading »

What may be happening on the outside of your foot in the form of bunions, is really due to your bone structure on the inside of your foot—e.g. your first metatarsal and your big toe. And while all of this may be happening to your foot, all you know is that you are in pain…. Continue Reading »

When it comes to bunions, bumps, and other red sore spots on your feet, know that you aren’t alone. Ugly feet affect even those that walk the red carpet in Hollywood. We just can’t see their feet because they’re covered with long gowns! But you can probably bet that the local podiatrists’ offices have seen… Continue Reading »

Admit it, ladies—and let’s not leave out the gentlemen here—at some point in your life, you’ve been a slave to fashion footwear. It’s easy to do. You see a pair of shoes that have a “look” that you love, so it’s easy to dismiss the fact that they bind, pinch, and rub your feet. Despite… Continue Reading »

As you age, you begin to notice changes in your body that may limit you in living a lifestyle that you love. Bunions are one of these changes that can hinder your activity level and cause pain, soreness, a burning sensation, or inflammation in your feet—and can even severely confine your mobility. Defined as a… Continue Reading »

Hallux valgus. These two Latin words equate to a lot of pain for many people. Why? Because in English, these words translate into “bunion.” Commonly known as a fleshy bump that appears on the outer side of your big toe, a bunion is actually a change in the structure of your foot that throws your… Continue Reading »

If you have a bunion, it is likely causing you pain. Salt Lake City residents have a reputation for being active and, if you’re an avid hiker or skier, you may find it difficult certain footwear increases symptoms. But for serious bunions, people experience pain while completing even the simplest daily activities-even walking or standing…. Continue Reading »

A bunion is a bump that appears on the foot between the first and second joint on the big toe. Bunions are classified as a deformity of the foot and can be quite painful. Salt Lake City bunion surgery may be required if the foot pain isn’t reduced by other methods of treatment and lifestyle… Continue Reading »