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Can tight shoes cause your big toe to go numb?

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Dr. Daniel Farber
Orthopedic Surgery - Foot & Ankle
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In brief: Yes

Yes. The pressure on the sides of the foot can pinch the digital nerves and cause numbness.

In brief: Yes

Yes. The pressure on the sides of the foot can pinch the digital nerves and cause numbness.
Dr. Daniel Farber
Dr. Daniel Farber
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Dr. David Bloome
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Yes

Tight shoewear can compress superficial nerves in the foot, causing numbness to the toes.
This problem is typically reversible if the ill fitting shoes are no longer worn.

In brief: Yes

Tight shoewear can compress superficial nerves in the foot, causing numbness to the toes.
This problem is typically reversible if the ill fitting shoes are no longer worn.
Dr. David Bloome
Dr. David Bloome
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