Hammertoes are most frequently caused by structural problems in the toe or from wearing poor fitting shoes. It causes the middle joint to bend. It is important to diagnose and treat hammertoe early because the condition tends to become worse over time. If left untreated, hammertoe can require surgery.
read more about Hammertoe in this article from Seaside's Dr. Petrocelli.
Seaside Flashback to Open House event
Flashing back to our Seaside Open House, just one year ago today. We had so much fun!
Read the article and check out more photos on our website, including Matt Janes performing endoscopy on a red pepper!
Seaside Surgery Center earns 5 star rating
Patients share their experience on Facebook
"Great place!!! Everything and Everyone was perfect!!! So much nicer to be able to go home than staying in the hospital!!!"
"I must commend everyone I met while my son was having surgery here. What a fantastic group of people from the nursing staff, anesthesiology personnel to the office staff and everyone in between. Each and every person I came in contact with were very professional while being kind and compassionate. I would highly recommend this surgical center to all"
-Jenn Prisco via Facebook
"I had surgery last Friday, I cannot begin to tell you what a wonderful experience I had at Seaside, from the front desk personnel to the nurses, doctors everyone was very helpful, happy to help, enthusiastic, team players and super professional. I will recommend Seaside to anyone who look for a 5 stars service."
-Yaydagny Corvo via Facebook
"My husband had surgery at the center yesterday and we can't say enough great things about the facility and the staff. Everyone from the front desk to all the nursing, anesthesiology and surgical staff were very friendly, caring, efficient, professional and knowledgeable. They also called this morning to check on him. We would highly recommend it to anyone having outpatient surgery."
We strive to bring you helpful news about overall joint health, and about specific conditions that may need to be resolved in order to relieve your joint pain. We want to keep you up to date on the happenings at Seaside Surgery Center and in the world of orthopedics. Have a question for one of our surgeons?
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