Faster Recovery

On average, recovery after the Arthrex Minimally Invasive Bunionectomy is up to 8 weeks faster than after traditional open procedures.

Improved Cosmetic Results

O90% of patients who underwent MIS bunion surgery were satisfied with their cosmetic results versus 65% of open surgery patients.

Smaller Incisions

On average, the incision size with the Arthrex Minimally Invasive Bunionectomy procedure is 76% smaller than for traditional
bunion surgery.


  • Start walking right after surgery
  • Small incisions leave almost no scar
  • Less postoperative pain, swelling, and stiffness
  • Maintain motion in your toe
  • Promotes a good healing environment with minimal soft-tissue disruption

Arthrex Bunionectomy: The Minimally Invasive Surgical Solution to Bunions

If you’re experiencing increasingly painful symptoms of a bunion on your foot, it may be time to consider surgical options. The Arthrex Minimally Invasive Bunionectomy can correct your bunion with less postoperative pain and swelling than traditional bunion surgeries, which means you can walk sooner and recover faster with less visible scarring.

For answers to your questions about the symptoms of a bunion, what causes bunions, and how bunion surgery has changed for the better, visit Get the facts about bunions and your treatment options, view before and after bunion removal surgery pictures, and discover how real patients found permanent relief from bunion pain with the Arthrex Minimally Invasive Bunionectomy.

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