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Bunions starting to grow back

I currently live in New York City and have had a bunion shaved from my left foot several years ago. I have noticed what looks like the same bunion starting to grow back. Is this possible and what can I do so this does not happen again? Bunions can come back, and this is more… Read more »


Uncomfortable beautiful designer shoes

I am getting married at the end of the year. I live in Manhattan and I am 32 years old. I have extremely uncomfortable beautiful designer shoes for the wedding and I am wondering if there is any way to make them more comfortable to walk in the day of the wedding? I am trying… Read more »


Foot Pain in New York City

Living in New York City being able to walk comfortably around the city is extremely important. I have recently noticed my feet are staring to ache and my calves get sore and feel swollen. I don’t have a huge arch in my foot. Would this be the cause of my pain? Nearly every New Yorker… Read more »


Numbing sensation caused by Diabetes?

At 48 years old I suffer from diabetes. I live in New York and I do a lot of walking. I have noticed that if I am on my feet for an extended period of time I get a numbing sensation and cannot feel my feet. Would this be caused by my diabetes? Diabetes is… Read more »


I may have broken a toe.

I am a 33 year old female living in NYC and I am an avid runner and I believe I may have broken a toe. Is there anything I can do for this or do I need to leave it alone? Runners in Manhattan tend to develop more foot problems because they are run on… Read more »


Bunion Surgery Recovery is not what it used to be

I’m a 40 year old active woman interested in bunion surgery for a mild bunion, but I’ve heard the recovery after bunion surgery can be difficult.  I live in Long Island NY and don’t want a long downtime after foot surgery.      As a top bunion surgeon in Manhattan, I can tell you that… Read more »