Hammer, Claw, and Mallet Toes: How our Ballantyne Podiatrist Treats Toe Deformities

November 12, 2019
Hammer toes, claw toes, and mallet toes vary slightly from each other, but they all have the same thing in common: they are toes which are bent into an odd or uncomfortable position. In some cases, toe deformities are harmless, and may only need to be corrected for cosmetic reasons....
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How to Treat Hammer Toe at Home from a South Park Foot Surgeon

November 5, 2019
Hammer toe is the most common deformity of the second, third, or fourth toe. While some people can manage the condition with simple lifestyle changes, others may require foot surgery. In today’s post, our South Park foot surgeon will discuss ways you can treat hammer toe at home, and what...
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Eliminate These 3 Foot Issues with Surgery | Ask a Ballantyne Podiatrist

May 16, 2018
The feet see a great deal of use and abuse every day as they carry the weight of the body and are often squished into narrow, tight or awkwardly-shaped shoes. Over time, this can lead to compressed nerves, pain and unsightly protrusions from the foot. Rather than living with these...
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