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Bunion removal - series—Procedure, part 1

Procedure, part 1


Surgery is recommended to correct the deformity, reconstruct the bones and joint, and restore normal, pain-free function.

Review Date 3/10/2016

Updated by: C. Benjamin Ma, MD, Professor, Chief, Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service, UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, San Francisco, CA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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