Hallux Rigidus

Hallux valgus, does it exist a season to correct it?

Usually, the seasonal changes are the reason why a patient decides to go to the doctor. The “bunion”, this bothersome bursitis which arises with the presence of a hallux valgus, reminds us that it exists, and it swells, becomes inflammed and hurts every time we change our pair of shoes and we move on to […]

Radiographic Considerations: Hallux Valgus versus Hallux Rigidus

Metatarsus primus elevatus (MPE) has long been suggested as a primary causative factor in the pathogenesis of hallux rigidus (HR). The purpose of this investigation was to more clearly define this relationship by comparison of first ray position in patients with hallux rigidus, hallux valgus, and a control population with no known foot pathology.