Private Hammer Toe Treatments and Surgery

A Hammer toe is a toe that is bent permanently downwards, typically as a result of pressure from footwear.

By Andrew Hatfield
Updated: 12th June 2023

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Hammer toes are a common and painful condition. We have Orthopaedic Consultant Surgeons that specialise in diagnosing and treating hammer toes as well as claw, mallet and cross-over toes.

If you are concerned about severe or persistent pain caused by hammer toes or any other toe deformities you should speak to your GP. You can ask to see one of our Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeons privately without any long delays.

What treatments are available for hammer toes?

There is a range of non-surgical and surgical treatments available for hammer toes and other toe deformities, including:

Which consultants treat hammer toes?

Consultants who treat Hammer toes:

Want to be seen privately?

Whether you have medical insurance or decide to fund your care yourself, we deliver the very best of healthcare in a friendly and safe environment.

You will be offered an appointment at the earliest convenient date for you.

For information about booking appointment you can contact us on 01744 746 425 or

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