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Is there some sort of splint (that actually works) that can hold the big toe away from the second toe?

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In brief: Yes

Most of the splint are used at night and can be found in a catalog or drug store.
During the day you can use a toe spacer. They will not correct the positon of the toe forever.

In brief: Yes

Most of the splint are used at night and can be found in a catalog or drug store.
During the day you can use a toe spacer. They will not correct the positon of the toe forever.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Dr. Daniel Farber
Orthopedic Surgery - Foot & Ankle

In brief: Yes, but...

There are splints made to help hold the toe in a proper position.
I often use these after surgery for a few months to protect the toe while it's healing. However, these splints themselves will not correct a bunion. Look at hapad.Com for a nighttime bunion regulator and a viscoelastic toe spacer.

In brief: Yes, but...

There are splints made to help hold the toe in a proper position.
I often use these after surgery for a few months to protect the toe while it's healing. However, these splints themselves will not correct a bunion. Look at hapad.Com for a nighttime bunion regulator and a viscoelastic toe spacer.
Dr. Daniel Farber
Dr. Daniel Farber
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