Hallux Valgus/Bunions


Hallux Valgus, more commonly known as a bunion deformity is a boney malformation of the big toe joint. It is often painful along that joint line due to subsequent arthritis and can also pose problems when trying to find comfortable fitting footwear.

Let us get you proper management to slow the progression of your painful bunions. – Healthy Feet Staff


  • 1A bump protruding from the side of the big toe joint
  • 2Swelling, redness or soreness around your big toe joint
  • 3 Persistent or intermittent pain exaggerated with flexion or extension of the toe

Let Me Treat Your Hallux Valgus/Bunions


Thomas Hewak, Chiropodist

Thomas Hewak is a registered Chiropodist with the College of Chiropodists of Ontario. He is a specialist with diabetic foot care as well treating patients with orthotics. Tom practices out of our Hamilton, Dundas and Burlington clinics. Tom is very out going and has a love for travel and restoring cars.