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

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Thomas Hewak, D.Ch. (Registered Chiropodist)

Tom graduated from the Chiropody Program at the Michener Institute in the class of 1996 and he has been servicing the Dundas and surrounding area every since. In addiction to the Dundas location, Tom also sees patients in the Hamilton Foot Clinic and the Burlington Clinic. He serves as an Orthopaedic consultant associated with The Foot and Ankle Institute in locations such as Brampton, Mississauga and Cambridge. Tom would be pleased to see you for routine foot care or to explain your options for alleviating your foot pain.