Hallux Limitus (Stiff Big Toe Joint)

Medical Records Request

To obtain copies of your medical records please fill out our request form and return it to the office.​
Brochures & Instructions

Ingrown Toenail Post-Op Instructions PAD Testing Questionaire
Plantar Fasciitis Stretching What is a Neuroma?
What to expect after a steroid injection Nerve Pain Treatment

 

Orthopro STS Implants
 

STS Implant Procedure Brochure

Links


Tenex Health ( FAST Procedure )

Hallux Limitus is a condition that results in stiffness of the big toe joint. It is normally caused by an abnormal alignment of the long bone behind the big toe joint, called the first metatarsal bone. Left untreated, Hallux Limitus can cause other joint problems, calluses, and/or diabetic foot ulcers. Painful bone spurs also can develop on the top of the big toe joint.

Anti-inflammatory medications, cortisone injections, and/or functional orthotics are some of the common treatments for stiff big toe. Note: Please consult your physician before taking any medications. Surgery may be required if spurring around the joint becomes severe.


Contact Us

Office Hours
Monday:8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday:8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday:8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday:8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday:8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday:Closed
Sunday:Closed