Bunion Surgery / Hallux Valgus

Hallux valgus affecting the big toe joint causes pain, footwear discomfort, deformity, and if left untreated it is generally progressive which can potentially lead to joint destruction, reconstruction is best undertaken prior to the joint becoming damaged and pain severe.



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        Bunion Surgery undertaken in Leeds at The Lawrence Clinic is :-

  • Always carried out under local aneasthetic, reducing health risks with general anaesthesia.
  • Most cases DO NOT require walking casts, reducing recovery time with patients usually back onto their feet and into a pair of trainers 2 weeks after surgery.
  • Patients can usually return to most normal activities including work after 6 - 8 weeks.
  • Surgical techniques for Bunion Surgery at The Lawrence Clinic improves choice and comfort in footwear.