Today, arthritis and foot pain are both major public health problems. This patient was having a lot of pain in his big toe for a long time. The X-rays showed typical changes due to arthritis. The first metatarsophalangeal joint (MPJ) of the big toe/great toe is a common condition (hallux limitus/rigidus) marked by pain, stiffness, and impaired ambulation.
Watch as Dr. Wagner performs a Cheilectomy for severe first metatarsal arthritis.
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The experienced and skilled podiatrists at JAWSpodiatry in Hollywood, Florida can help you keep your feet healthy, and help you get back on your feet when problems arise. We are a growing group of exceptional professionals who offer the highest degree of care in a welcoming, comfortable environment. Please contact us today at (954) 922-7333 to schedule a consultation.