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What is done for a fractured toe?

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Dr. Robert Kornfeld
42 years experience
Fractured toe: If the fracture is a displaced fracture, then the toe is anesthetized and reduced (meaning the bone segments are re-aligned). This may be done with or without surgery. The toes should be strapped and the foot placed in a shoe that cannot bend at the forefoot.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry 23 years experience
Immobilization : Toe strapping and rigid surgical shoe. On occasion if displaced or angulated, it may require surgical reduction.
Last updated Jul 19, 2017

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