Jeffrey Conforti, D.P.M.
2 Sears Dr., Suite 201
Paramus, NJ 07652



Posts for tag: Hammertoe

August 01, 2016
Category: Uncategorized
Tags: Foot Pain   Prevention   Hammertoe  

Hammertoe is a foot deformity that usually occurs in the second, third, or fourth toe. The toe that is deformed usually bends in the shape of a hammer. Hammertoe is caused by wearing shoes that are either too small or too narrow. They can also be caused by wearing high heels which cause the feet to bend into an unnatural shape. Hammertoe can be extremely painful and it can make walking difficult for those who suffer from it.

To successfully correct a hammertoe and relieve the symptoms associated it, medical assistance may be necessary. If you are seeking hammertoe treatment, consult with podiatrist consult with Dr. Jeffrey Conforti of New Jersey. Dr. Conforti will provide you with quality treatment and assist you with all of your foot and ankle concerns.


Hammertoe is a painful condition that affects the second, third and fourth toes involving different joints of the toe and foot. Hammertoe can be caused by many other conditions such as RA (rheumatoid arthritis), osteoarthritis, trauma or injuries to your foot, it can be hereditary and it can also be caused by a cerebral vascular accident. If you wear shoes that are too narrow or short for your feet, it may exacerbate any pain you already have.

It is really important to your overall well-being to seek out medical attention at the first signs of foot pain or anything that may hinder your ability to walk in a normal manner. Taking care of your feet is one of the first steps to being able to live a full and healthy life

If you have any questions, please contact our office in Paramus and Clifton, NJ.  We offer all the newest in diagnostic and treatment technologies for all your foot and ankle conditions.

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