Hammertoe is a foot deformity that causes an abnormal bend in the middle joint of a toe. When hammertoe occurs, movement of the affected toe can be difficult or painful. According to the Mayo Clinic, the tendons of the a... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Hammer toe is a type of dislocation of the joints in the toes that is caused by toe injury, high-arching feet, arthritis or wearing shoes that don't fit appropriately, according to Healthline. Other causes include pressu... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

According to Feet Relief, hammer toe splints are foot pads that are specifically designed to repair damaged toes that curl under or over one another. A hammer toe splint consists of a sturdy pad and two to three toe loop... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Breaks & Sprains
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It is sometimes possible to correct a hammer toe, which bends down at the middle joint, by choosing the proper footwear, using cushioning or inserts, wrapping the toe or performing toe exercises, according to WebMD. Acet... More »

Hammertoe is a condition in which tightening of the muscles and ligaments causes the middle joint of the toe to become stuck in a bent position, states WebMD. Corns are thickenings of the skin that can occur anywhere on ... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Sudden foot and toe pain may be caused by arthritis, a bunion, hammer toe or claw toe, according to WebMD. Other causes of sudden foot and toe pain include ingrown toenails and turf toe. More » Health Conditions & Diseases

When damage and deformity occurs, bone spurs can be treated by surgically replacing or repairing a joint, bunion or heel spur, according to WebMD. Most patients receive treatment for the causes and symptoms of bone spurs... More » Health Conditions & Diseases