Bunion Removal Options

For a long time, bunion removal options were limited to traditional surgical removal. Traditional bunion surgery leaves scars on the outside of the foot and scar tissue inside the foot, which results in more pain and swelling. There may also be a loss of range of motion for the big toe, which requires physical therapy. …

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Do You Need Bunionette Surgery?

Do you need bunionette surgery? A bunionette is a little bump where your little toe meets your foot (the joint). Just like a bunion on your big toe, a bunionette makes your little toe turn inward and the joint sticks outward. The bump may be painless at the beginning, but can become swollen, red, and …

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Short Toe Treatment

If you need short toe treatment, then Dr. Khosroabadi (Dr. K) can help. Short toe (also known as Brachymetatarsia) is when one or more bones in the foot stop growing too early, while the other toes keep growing (mostly around 7-8 years old). For the most part, this is a genetic disorder, but may also be …

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Non-Surgical Clubfoot Treatment

Dr. Khosroabadi (Dr. K) uses the Ponseti treatment, a non-surgical clubfoot treatment. Clubfoot happens about once in every 1,000 births. Males are twice as likely to get clubfoot than females. What causes babies to have clubfoot? While no one knows the specific cause, clubfoot is believed to be both genetic and environmental. Clubfoot may have …

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AMI-HAMMERTOE™ Procedure

If you’re suffering from hammertoe, then you need to schedule a consultation for our AMI-HAMMERTOE™ procedure. If left untreated over a long period of time, flexible toe joints can stiffen and become rigid toe joints stuck in the curled position. For rigid toe joints, Dr. K uses minimally invasive surgery to correct hammertoes. What is …

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Advanced Minimally Invasive Foot Procedures in Los Angeles

Get the Latest News and Information about our Advanced Minimally Invasive Foot Procedures… Dr. Alireza Khosroabadi is a Fellowship trained foot and ankle specialist graduated from New York College of Podiatric Medicine. Dr. Khosroabadi completed a three year surgical residency in New York.  He also completed a one year fellowship at the Rubin institute for …

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How Bunions Impact Your Body & Lifestyle

A bunion appears to be a bony “bump” on the base of the big toe. Inside the foot, what’s happening is the bone of the big toe is leaning toward the second toe instead of pointing straight. Over time, this leaning of bone inside the big toe puts other bones out alignment and creates the …

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Destination Surgery Options For Bunion Removal: Our Three Locations

We have patients coming in from different parts of the country to consult with Dr. K about his revolutionary, minimally invasive, virtually painless bunion surgical procedure that helps patients get back on their feet in only 2-4 weeks, compared to traditional bunion surgery which may take up to 3 months. You can schedule your appointment …

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FAQ: Common Options for Correcting Bunions

How does an orthotic help with correcting bunions? Custom orthotics are custom-made devices that are designed to support your feet. Orthotics are manufactured to match the contours of your feet and the way you walk. Orthotics are created for you after a foot and ankle doctor examines your foot. Orthotics may be used to treat …

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Can Bunions Be Corrected?

Bunions are not only annoying but can also have a huge effect on your social and professional life. If bunions are causing you pain or discomfort, you may choose not to go out to social events with friends or co-workers which can limit your daily life. Fortunately, there is a solution for your discomfort and …

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