Most of us has experience suffering from toe pain such as hammer toe ,mallet toe ,claw toe ,toe problems of second toe pain ,middle toe pain ,thumb toe pain and so on. Hammer toe and bunion is the top of toe pain all over the world. Today we will help you learn the hammer toe.
What is hammer toe ?
What are hammer toes mallet toe claw toe?
What does hammer toe look like ?
Top 3 questions asked to doctor.
Here are Some Hammer Toe Pictures :
These 2 pictures show Hammer toe images, claw toe pictures, mallet toe picture what look like ,you can distinguish them easy.
What is hammer toe:
Hammer toe definition: a toe that is bent permanently downward, typically as a result of pressure from footwear.
Hammer toe definition from Wikipedia:
Hammer toe or contracted toe is a deformity of the proximal interphalangeal joint of the second, third, or fourth toe causing it to be permanently bent, resembling a hammer.
Mallet toe definition : Mallet toe is a similar condition affecting the distal interphalangeal join
Claw toe definition : Claw toe is another similar condition, with dorsiflexion of the proximal phalanx on the lesser metatarsophalangeal joint, combined with flexion of both the proximal and distal interphalangeal joints. Claw toe can affect the second, third, fourth, or fifth toes.
Why we are concern hammer toe?
It brings us a big toe pain when walking
Here are hammer toes photos show the pain:
If we not do what to do for hammer toe, we will suffering with it ,but the most important is it may get worse till our feet can’t walking.
What causes hammertoe ? Hammer toe causes Reason?
Hammer toe may be appear at birth, it usually develops over time due to arthritis or wearing ill-fitting shoes, such as tight, pointed heels. It most often affects the second or third toe ,In most cases, a hammer toe condition is treatable.
How do you get hammer toe? How to prevent hammer toe?
If we can find the hammer toe problem early and use some toe splint to correction hammer toe, Change our life style of using socks and shoes for hammer toes ,help hammer toe pain relief, this is the easiest hammer toe treatment method , them we may fix hammer toes without surgery .If our toes get most worse and waling is so pain, we may need go to hospital and treatment by hammer toe surgery
Orthotics help for hammer toe treatment at home
Hammer toe splint hammer toe pads help straighten a hammer toe, has 4 kinds ,one toe,two toe,three toe for left,three toe for right.
Hammer Toe Brace Also have 1 Toe 2 Toes 3 Toes Series
Hammer toe correction use toe separators or toe spacer help separator feet toe in our daily life,or it all foot toe may get together and affect walking.