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What can the doctor do to fix a broken big toe?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry
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In brief: Few things

Conservative treatment would be a splint, possibly a digital cast.
Sometimes just a surgical shoe. If it is badly broken surgery may be recommended.

In brief: Few things

Conservative treatment would be a splint, possibly a digital cast.
Sometimes just a surgical shoe. If it is badly broken surgery may be recommended.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
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In brief: Splint

When a toe is broken it should be splinted.
The best way to do this is to tape it to the toe next to it

In brief: Splint

When a toe is broken it should be splinted.
The best way to do this is to tape it to the toe next to it
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