Minneapolis, MN Hammertoe Correction Cost Comparison

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A Hammertoe Correction in Minneapolis costs $10,326 on average when you take the median of the 51 medical providers who perform Hammertoe Correction procedures in Minneapolis, MN. There are 1 different types of Hammertoe Correction provided in Minneapolis, listed below, and the price for each differs based upon your insurance type. As a healthcare consumer you should understand that prices of medical procedures vary and if you shop from the Minneapolis providers below you may be able to save money. Start shopping today and see what you can save!
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Hammertoe Correction Surgery Cost Average $6,400 - $17,500 Free Quote

Compare Hammertoe Correction Providers in Minneapolis, MN

Facility City Type
Abbott Northwestern Hospital Minneapolis Acute Care Hospital
Minnesota Valley Surgery Center Burnsville Ambulatory Surgical Center
Downtown Orthopedics Minneapolis Ortho Surgery Center
Hudson Hospital Hudson Critical Access (Rural) Hospital
Unity Hospital Fridley Acute Care Hospital
Woodwinds Health Campus Woodbury Acute Care Hospital
Healtheast Surgery Center-maplewood Maplewood Ambulatory Surgical Center
Minnesota Orthopaedic Surgery Center Fridley Ortho Surgery Center
Edina Surgery Center Edina Ambulatory Surgical Center
High Pointe Surgery Center Lake Elmo Ambulatory Surgical Center
Buffalo Hospital Buffalo Acute Care Hospital
Fairview Southdale Hospital Edina Acute Care Hospital
Westhealth Plymouth Ambulatory Surgical Center
Ridgeview Delano Clinic/Western Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Delano Ortho Surgery Center
North Memorial Medical Center Robbinsdale Acute Care Hospital
River Falls Area Hospital River Falls Critical Access (Rural) Hospital
Midwest Surgery Center Woodbury Ambulatory Surgical Center
University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview Minneapolis Acute Care Hospital
Maple Grove Ambulatory Surgery Center Maple Grove Ambulatory Surgical Center
Saint Joseph's Hospital Saint Paul Acute Care Hospital
Monticello-big Lake Hospital Monticello Critical Access (Rural) Hospital
Saint Francis Regional Medical Center Shakopee Acute Care Hospital
Summit Orthopedics St. Paul Ortho Surgery Center
Childrens Health Care West Minnetonka Ambulatory Surgical Center
Fairview Maple Grove Surgery Center Maple Grove Ambulatory Surgical Center
Phillips Eye Institute Minneapolis Acute Care Hospital
Wayzata Orthopedics Plymouth Ortho Surgery Center
Fairview Ridges Hospital Burnsville Acute Care Hospital
Regina Medical Center Hastings Acute Care Hospital
Baldwin Area Medical Center Baldwin Critical Access (Rural) Hospital
United Hospital Saint Paul Acute Care Hospital
Ridgeview Medical Center Waconia Acute Care Hospital
Westfields Hospital New Richmond Critical Access (Rural) Hospital
Fairview Lakes Regional Medical Center Wyoming Acute Care Hospital
Hennepin County Medical Center Minneapolis Acute Care Hospital
Mercy Hospital Coon Rapids Acute Care Hospital
Orthopaedic Institute Surgery Center Edina Ortho Surgery Center
Methodist Hospital Saint Louis Park Acute Care Hospital
Woodbury Ambulatory Surgery Center Woodbury Ambulatory Surgical Center
Surgicare of Minneapolis Edina Ambulatory Surgical Center
Twin Cities Orthopedics Golden Valley Ortho Surgery Center
Cambridge Medical Center Cambridge Acute Care Hospital
Landmark Surgery Center Saint Paul Ortho Surgery Center
Ridgeview Chanhassen Clinic/Western Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Chanhassen Ortho Surgery Center
Saint John's Hospital Maplewood Acute Care Hospital
Healthtech Solutions Plymouth Ambulatory Surgical Center
Regions Hospital Saint Paul Acute Care Hospital
Ridgeview Howard Lake Clinic/western Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Howard Lake Ortho Surgery Center
Lakeview Hospital Stillwater Acute Care Hospital
CDI Twin Cities ASC St Louis Park Ambulatory Surgical Center
Queen of Peace Hospital New Prague Critical Access (Rural) Hospital

Hammertoe Correction Surgery Cost and Procedure Introduction

Hammertoe correction surgery is an open procedure for patients who have one or more of the middle three toes pointing up at the middle joint. This procedure is used when there has been little to no improvement after more conservative therapies have been tried. Hammertoe correction surgeries are usually performed at an outpatient surgical facility by an orthopedic surgeon. Patients are usually able to come home the day of the surgery, typically one to two hours after the procedure. Most patients can resume normal activities within a few weeks after the surgery, though the timeline varies greatly depending on the specific type of surgery.

Patient Preparation for Hammertoe Correction Surgery

A physical examination will be performed along with X-rays or other diagnostic tests. It is particularly important to inform the physician of all medications or vitamins taken regularly or if you are pregnant (or think you might be pregnant). Tell your doctor if you have heart, lung or other medical conditions that may need special attention. And, finally, let your doctor know if you have a history of bleeding disorders or if you are taking any anticoagulant (blood-thinning) medications, aspirin or other medications that affect blood clotting. You will be given instructions in advance that will outline what you should and should not do in preparation for the surgery; be sure to read and follow those instructions. You will be asked to fast for eight hours before the procedure, generally after midnight. You may need to make arrangements for transportation after the surgery is complete. If you are given a prescription for pain medication, have it filled prior to surgery.

What to Expect During and After Hammertoe Correction Surgery

The surgery itself can take as little as one hour, though it could take longer and depends of the severity of the problem. The preparation and recovery time may take several hours. Most patients go home the same day if there are no major problems. An intravenous line is inserted into the arm to administer a sedative and a painkiller. Your heart rate, blood pressure, respiratory rate and oxygen level will be monitored during the procedure. In most cases, the procedure is done while you are under general anesthesia (unconscious and pain-free). Typically, hammertoe correction surgery is performed by an orthopedic surgeon, who will make a small incision on the affected toe/s. There are two common procedures to correct hammertoes: joint resection and fusion. Joint resection involves cutting ligaments and tendons to allow the toe to straighten. The tip of the bone may also be removed. Small pins or rods may be inserted for stability during the healing process, and they will be removed a month after surgery. Fusion is a procedure in which ligaments and tendons are also cut to straighten the toe. The tips of the two bones at the joint are then fused using metal pins or screws. After the incision is closed — using stitches or steri-strips — your foot will be wrapped in a soft bandage. You will also have to wear a special shoe during recovery.

After surgery, you will be taken to the recovery room for observation. Once your blood pressure, pulse and breathing are stable and you are alert, you will be discharged to your home. Before being discharged, you will be given instructions about care for your incisions, limits on activities, physical therapy exercises and other things you should do to aid your recovery. If you notice any of the following, call the number the hospital gave you: Fever, excessive sweating, difficulty urinating, redness, bleeding or worsening pain.

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