What’s Involved

The doctors that specialize in Bunion Evaluation and Management at The Parnassus Heights Podiatry Group will provide you with a detailed evaluation before recommending a treatment plan. Their goal is to get you back on your feet as soon as possible.


Here is what to expect when you come in for your appointment:


Your doctor will record a detailed account of your foot problems.


Foot ExamExam

A thorough clinical examination including both weight-bearing and non-weight-bearing tests will be performed to examine the way your foot functions as you walk.

X-raysPre-operation Xray

A number of x-rays will be taken to complete the evaluation.Weight will be placed on the foot during x-rays to correctly assess the bunion and stresses on the joints.


After obtaining all of this information, a treatment plan will be developed. The treatment may be conservative, biomechanical and/or surgical, depending on your particular problem, past medical history and lifestyle.