Hammer Toe

A hammertoe is a deformity of a lesser toe (second through fifth toes), where the toe gets bent upward at the toe’s middle joint, resembling a hammer. The bent portion may rub against a shoe causing pain, irritation and development of corns.

Hammer Toe


  • Toe bent downwards
  • Corns and callus formation
  • Difficulty in walking
  • Inability to flex or wiggle your toes
  • Claw toe


  • Physical Examination
  • X-ray

Non-surgical Treatment:

  • Dry Needling
  • Steroid and Hyaluronic Acid Image Guided Injections
  • High Volume Injections
  • Image Guided Calcific Barbotage

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