Bunions are quite common and are often genetic, you’re more likely to develop a bunion if someone in your family’s first or second generation has them already. It is often difficult to say whether bunions get worse depending on the stage that they are at, at SO Podiatry we can help you establish what you can do to reduce your chances of developing one.

Wearing the correct shoe for your foot along with regular foot exercises, night splints, the support of insoles and strapping techniques can often help you on your way.