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- Why Silverstone?
If you suffer from hallux rigidus (aka “stiff big toe”), then our New York, NY, foot doctor, Dr. Nick, and our team at Silverstone Podiatry can help. Hallux rigidus is a form of degenerative arthritis that attacks the joint of your big toe, and it can continue to worsen over time if not treated by a properly trained and experienced New York, NY, foot doctor. We provide both non-surgical and surgical options to help restore your mobility and eliminate your pain.
Some patients with hallux rigidus mistakenly believe they have a bunion, since both of these conditions affect the same joint in your body. However, bunions and hallux rigidus are quite different conditions that require different treatment approaches.
If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, don’t wait to schedule an appointment with our experienced New York, NY, foot doctor and surgeon…
As the hallux rigidus in your big toe progresses, you may also begin to experience more advanced symptoms, such as…
Our approach to treatment begins with the following conservative options:
Surgery may be recommended if the above conservative treatment methods are not successful at eliminating your pain.
Call our New York City podiatry office at 646.657.0070 or click here to request your Silverstone Podiatry consultation and exam with Dr. Nick Argerakis. Come see why thousands of people in Manhattan and the Tri-State area trust their foot and ankle care to Silverstone Podiatry! We proudly offer same-day and weekend appointments with virtually no wait times. Start your path back to a pain-free life today!