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I broke my big toe 1.5 years ago.No surgery was needed but it's a bit crooked.Now my whole foot and knee hurt when I walk a bit more than usual.Help!
Toes: That is entirely dependent on whether the toes are considered flexible or in a fixed position, if there is bunion present, as well as other biomechanical deformities present. Additionally , without x rays the speculation would be flawed. See your podiatrist for the answers you seek. ...Read more
Crooked: See your orthopedist.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have crooked toes and toes that are rounded at the knuckle and bent sideways.. Are there ways to fix them or just live with them?
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8 yr old w crooked toes. Runs in fam. Ft dr can't guarantee that won't cause problems in future.Surgery? Mainly cosmetic and preventative @ this point
I'd wait until teen : The basic adage is if it ain't broke don't try to fix it. By the mid teen years a kid will either have foot problems or not, as muscle mass comes in.They may also develop personal or emotional issues with the issue. If neither come why do surgery in the first place.Aboriginal cultures that never wear shoes have far less foot problems than us with our pricey surgeries. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer