Bunions, which are also called hallux valgus, are a condition that develops on the joint of your big toe when the bones become misaligned. In most cases, a bunion will appear to be a large lump on the side of your toe. In severe cases, your big toe may begin to move beneath the second toe. If you are suffering from a bunion, our doctors can help provide the necessary treatment for Bunions Hyde Park residents. Mitchell Foot & Ankle understand the causes and effective treatment options for bunions. Contact us now.