Hammertoe is a deformity of the second, third, or fourth toe. In this condition, the toe is bent at the middle joint, resembling a hammer. Left untreated, hammertoes can become inflexible and require surgery.
If your toes are causing you pain and you feel that you may have hammertoes, call us today at the Foot and Ankle Specialty Clinic to schedule your appointment. The sooner you get in to see a specialist, the less likely your hammertoe condition will become worse.