Women have foot surgery to comfortably wear uncomfortable shoes

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(April 29, 2014) – Forget searching for comfortable shoes; some women are actually altering their feet to fit into uncomfortable ones.

Some LA and New York City-based podiatrists are performing surgical procedures on women’s feet that allow them to comfortably wear sky-high heels all day.

Some of those procedures are aesthetic toe-shortening , toe-lengthening procedures and fat-pad augmentation.