A 45-year-old female asked:
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is there a way to straighten my toes?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Via surgery: This can be done.
Answered on May 19, 2013
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Dr. Alan Ettinger
49 years experience Podiatry
Yes: Surgical correction for hammer toes can be performed out patient.
Answered on Apr 13, 2013
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Dr. Steven Sheskier
39 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Yes: Toes can be straightened via surgery. What is done is dependent on the toe, the type of deformity tempered by the cause of the deformity.
Answered on Aug 23, 2013
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