There are many kinds of toe problems requiring surgery. These include removal of:
- Bunions, an enlargement of the bone and tissue around the joint of the big toe.
- Hammertoes, which are frequently caused by an imbalance in the tendon or joints of the toes.
- Neuromas, an irritation of a nerve between the third and fourth toes.
- Bone spurs, an overgrowth of bone under the toenail plate, causing nail deformity and pain.
Patients who undergo surgery to correct arthritis in the foot are often diabetics with a type of arthritis known as [...]
Arthroscopic surgery on the foot and ankle may be used as a diagnostic or treatment procedure, or both. A small [...]
Bunions are progressive bone deformities of the foot that are caused by recurring or chronic inflammation, irritation, and pain. Depending [...]
Podiatrists normally recommend surgery to remove Ganglion masses, or cysts. Doctors preform most cyst removal surgeries as an outpatient basis. [...]
Adult-acquired flatfoot or posterior tibial tendon dysfunction tends to lead to a gradual loss of the arch. The posterior tibial [...]
Hammertoe is a deformity of the second, third, or fourth toes. In this condition, the toe is bent at the [...]
Many conditions can affect the rear part of the foot and ankle. Two common conditions can cause pain to the [...]
Podiatrists perform Metatarsal Surgery to correct abnormal alignments of the metatarsal bones. These misaligned bones create painful calluses and bunions [...]
Nerve Surgery (Neuroma)
A neuroma is an abnormality of a nerve that has been damaged either by trauma or as a result of [...]