Bunion Breakdown

In the UK, foot bunions are incredibly common. Everyday activities such as walking, running or playing sports can become extremely difficult. Bunions (hallux valgus) are the result of a deformity in the joint of the large toe. Below is a bunion breakdown detailing the causes and symptoms. Genetic History Did you know that bunions can […]

Bunion Discomfort in Cold Seasons

Many people in the UK, suffering with bunions  (Hallux valgus) can sometimes associate the colder seasons with bunion pain. Currently, there is no scientific evidence supporting the theory that cold weather intensifies bunion pain. Instead, some doctors are pointing to a theory that links winter footwear to bunion discomfort during the colder seasons.  Bunions & Footwear […]

3 Great Orthopaedic Tips for Active People

At our leading orthopaedic clinic, we successfully diagnose and treat many English speaking patients with a variety of foot and ankle related sports injuries. From ankle sprains to heavy bruising, our feet and ankles are very susceptible to injuries. This is why it’s so important to maintain a healthy lifestyle and ensure our feet and […]

ABC Of Toe Joint Ailments

Do you live in the UK and suffer from severe toe joint discomfort? If the answer is yes then you’re not alone. Toe Joint pain is a major discomfort for a lot of people living in Britain. Here is the A, B, C of toe joint ailments. Mallet Toe Mallet toe occurs when a person […]

Exposing Top 4 Bunion Surgery Fables

Below are four bunion surgery myths that aren’t true. By reading our four myth busters for bunions we hope you will be better informed on bunion surgery. Bunion surgery is painful. (False) This is not true! At Dr Federico Usuelli’s foot and ankle clinic, when it is absolutely necessary for an operation, then a less […]