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A 46-year-old member asked:

Can tight shoes make your toes numb?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 42 years experience
Yes: If too tight it can compress the nerves and cause numbness.
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A 43-year-old member asked:

Can tight shoes cause your big toe to go numb?

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Dr. Daniel Farber
Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery 25 years experience
Yes: Yes. The pressure on the sides of the foot can pinch the digital nerves and cause numbness.
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Last updated Nov 27, 2017
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