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Minimally Invasive Bunion Surgery Article

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The article discusses bunions (hallux valgus), a deformity causing the big toe to tilt towards the little toe, often linked to genetics and footwear, particularly in women. Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital’s specialist, Dr Tan Ken Jin, emphasizes the importance of comfortable shoes with arch support and a wide toe box to prevent the worsening of bunions, which may lead to hallux arthritis and reduced toe flexibility. Surgery may be necessary in severe cases. Read more in the article.