Traditionally, bunion surgery has a long recovery time – about six to eight weeks, including a few weeks in a surgical boot. Newer, minimally invasive procedures (such as miniBunion) can have you back on your feet in a matter of days.
Bob Baravarian, DPM, Santa Monica, CA, shares, “The miniBunion technique allows for a 3D realignment of the bone. Our miniBunion patients have better mobility in the joint and report a faster return to regular activity.”
Lead Design Surgeon for miniBunion, Bradley Lamm, DPM: “Bunion surgery can now be performed with a revolutionary technique through a small incision, which provides stability and allows for an active immediate weight-bearing recovery.”
David Yeager, DPM, Morrison, IL, shares, “I incorporated the miniBunion procedure into my surgical practice since it’s a reproducible bunion surgery that has great fixation and enables patients to get back to regular activities faster with less scarring...