Hammertoes- How to Treat! Lonnie Kaplan DPM


As you can see from the above picture, even celebrities have foot and ankle abnormalities. One example of this is a hammertoe. A hammertoe is most easily described as a contracture of the toe causing the top of the toe to be prominent. (usually due to abnormal muscle pull) There are many causes of hammertoes [...]

Hammertoes- How to Treat! Lonnie Kaplan DPM2016-03-19T13:24:45+00:00

What To Expect From Hammertoe Surgery


Hammertoe By Ken Lefkowitz, DPM Last week we covered bunion surgery, so today we’ll discuss another common podiatric procedure, hammertoe surgery. First of all, a hammertoe is a deformity that causes the toe to bend downward in the middle so it resembles a hammer. When padding the affected toe or changing footwear doesn't [...]

What To Expect From Hammertoe Surgery2016-02-27T18:30:30+00:00