Midfoot Joint Spur

Spurs may grow on top of any of the midfoot joints. They often occur where a metatarsal bone joints a tarsal bone. These spurs may form a bump on the top of the foot. You may feel pain when wearing shoes.

Spur Removal. To get rid of the bump, the spur is removed on both sides of the joint. You can bear weight on your foot right after surgery. You will need to wear a surgical shoe for a few weeks.