FAQs: Bunions

Are Bunions Inherited?

While bunions themselves are not inherited, the foot shape that allows them to form certainly is. They’re the result of a biomechanical deficiency that allows your big toe and first …

Can Shoes Cause Bunions?

Your shoes do not cause foot deformities like hammertoes and bunions to form; however, they can certainly encourage problems in your feet and make deformities worse. Hammertoes are caused by …