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{rokbox title=|Baylor Orthopedic and Spine Hospital at Arlington :: Bunions| size=|600 400| text=|Video / Brochure|}images/stories/videos/Bunions.html{/rokbox} Foot and Ankle Bunions What it is If the joint that connects your big toe to your foot has a swollen, sore bump, you may...
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Bunions

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Foot & Ankle Bunions If the joint that connects your big toe to your foot has a swollen, sore bump, you may have a bunion. More than half the women in America have bunions, a common deformity often blamed on wearing tight, narrow shoes, and high heels. Bunions may occur in...
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Bunionectomy With Wedge Osteotomy

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Foot & Ankle Bunionectomy with Wedge Osteotomy A bunionectomy is performed to correct a deformity of the big toe joint. One of the most common and effective bunion procedures in an osteotomy, which removes a portion of the bone from the big toe. Source from AAOS , Viewmedica...
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Bunion Correction with Scarf and Akin Osteotomy

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Foot & Ankle Bunion Correction with Scarf and Akin Osteotomy Bunion Correction with Scarf and Akin Osteotomy is used to correct a bunion, a deformity of the joint at the base of the big toe. In this procedure, portions of the bone are removed that form the bunion and then...
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Cheilectomy

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Foot & Ankle Cheilectomy The most common site of arthritis in the foot is at the base of the big toe. This joint is called the metatarsophalangeal, or MTP joint. It’s important because it has to bend every time you take a step. If the joint starts to stiffen, walking...
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Hallux Rigidus

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Foot & Ankle Hallux Rigidus The most common site of arthritis in the foot is at the base of the big toe. This joint is called the metatarsophalangeal, or MTP joint. It’s important because it has to bend every time you take a step. If the joint starts to stiffen, walking...
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Hammer Toe

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Foot & Ankle Hammer Toe A hammer toe is a deformity of the second, third or fourth toes. In this condition, the toe is bent at the middle joint, so that it resembles a hammer. Initially, hammer toes are flexible and can be corrected with simple measures but, if left...
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Hammertoe Correction

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Foot & Ankle Hammer Toe Correction Hammer toe is a deformity of the second, third or fourth toes. In this condition, the toe is bent at the middle joint, so that it resembles a hammer. Initially, hammer toes are flexible and can be corrected with simple measures but, if left...
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First Metatarsal-phalangeal Joint (MTP) Arthrodesis

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Foot & Ankle First Metatarsal-phalangeal Joint (MTP) Arthrodesis This surgical procedure is performed to help relieve pain in the front of the foot and correct deformities in the MTP joint of the big toe caused by injury, arthritis or genetic defect. The procedure fuses the...
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Excision of Mortons Neuromas

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Foot & Ankle Excision of Mortons Neuromas If you sometimes feel that you are “walking on a marble,” and you have persistent pain in the ball of your foot, you may have a condition called Morton’s neuroma. A neuroma is a benign tumor of a nerve....
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