If I have a Bunionplasty how long will I have to schedule downtime from my job

Being a 25-year-old model of bridal gowns in Manhattan I am required to wear high heels. I have problems with bunions and at the end of every day my feet are very sore. If I have a Bunionplasty® how long will I have to schedule downtime from my job? Bunions in Manhattan can definitely interfere… Read more »

Who is the best bunion surgeon in NYC?

I am in desperate need of bunion surgery and only want the best bunion surgeon in NYC.   Dr. Neal Blitz is considered the best bunion surgeon in NY by patients and many of his colleagues.  He was named the “Bunion King of New York” by MD News magazine.  Dr. Blitz is the creator of the Bunionplasty®… Read more »

Minimally Invasive Bunion Surgery Versus Bunionplasty®

What is the difference between a minimally invasive bunion surgery versus Bunionplasty®?  I am considering bunion surgery in Manhattan and don’t want an ugly scar as I am a model. Bunion surgery has two aspect that need to be considered. The first is the how the bones will be realigned and the second is the… Read more »

When should I have bunion surgery? I’m 25 living in Soho NY

  I am a 25 year old female living in Soho New York with a large bunion on my foot and wondering when in the year I should have surgery? Bunion surgery is a personal choice as when is the best time for foot surgery.  In my New York practice, I find that everyone has… Read more »

Brooke’s Success Story

My mom and I decided to fly in from Ohio to New York because Dr. Blitz is truly one of a kind.  There wasn’t another surgeon in Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky or Tennessee.  We searched all those places.  Dr. Blitz was the only one that was just a perfect fit for my situation. I had gotten… Read more »

I have pain while wearing high heel shoes

I am a 36 year old female. I live in Manhattan and I have a hard time wearing high heel shoes to work because I have a recurring problem with ingrown toenails. Is there a way to prevent this from happening? Ingrown toe nails can be caused by improper shoe gear.  High heel shoes can… Read more »

New York City dancer suffers from ingrown toenail pain

I am a 30 year old woman living in New York City. I am an avid dancer on the weekend and after a night out my toenail seems to be very red and painful and is getting worse. What is causing it and is there something I can do to help it? Dancing can put… Read more »

Commuter with chronic ingrown toenail pain

I am a 42 year old female who commutes into Manhattan for work. As an executive my job requires me to dress professionally and I often wear a business suit and high heels. I commute one hour into New York City from my home and the pain from my ingrown toe nails is becoming a… Read more »

Avid woman who has pain while running

I am a 40 year old woman who competes frequently in half-marathons and charity walks in New York City. I have suffered from ingrown toe nails for many years but keeping them short and even does not help anymore. Is there something that can be done to stop them from hurting me? Ingrown toe nails… Read more »

Active woman who competes in marathons

I am a 35 year old woman who loves to running. I live in NYC and I am very active in NYC marathons but my ingrown toe nails are affecting my training. Is there something I can do to stop my nails from growing this way? Ingrown toe nails are a common issue affecting runners… Read more »