Are 2 incisions needed for Bunion surgery?

Are 2 incisions needed for Bunion surgery?

Are 2 incisions needed for Bunion surgery?

Background

Soft tissue release for hallux valgus correction is traditionally performed through a dorsal first web space incision. We performed a single surgeon series review of hallux valgus correction with Scarf ± Akin osteotomy and lateral release using a single medial incision.

Sultan Naseer Qasim, Lee Elzubeir, Maneesh Bhatia,
Are two incisions necessary for hallux valgus correction?,
Foot and Ankle Surgery,
Volume 24, Issue 2,
2018,
Pages 128-130,
ISSN 1268-7731,
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fas.2017.01.001.
(http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1268773117300206)
Keywords: Hallux valgus correction; Scarf; Single incision

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1268773117300206