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Can a person walk after a toe amputation?
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Dr. Ellen Wenzel
Podiatry
4 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
There are many people with amputation of the foot at many levels without significant changes in their gait pattern.

In brief: Yes
There are many people with amputation of the foot at many levels without significant changes in their gait pattern.
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
After the surgical site is healed people may resume their walking.

In brief: Yes
After the surgical site is healed people may resume their walking.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Dr. Payam Rafat
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Dr. David Laha
Podiatry
In brief: Yes
Amputation of different toes can have different effects on gait.
Lesser toe amputations usually have minimal to no effect on gait. Amputation of the great toe can alter gait but this can be minimized with proper shoes and inserts. Dr l.

In brief: Yes
Amputation of different toes can have different effects on gait.
Lesser toe amputations usually have minimal to no effect on gait. Amputation of the great toe can alter gait but this can be minimized with proper shoes and inserts. Dr l.
Dr. David Laha
Dr. David Laha
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