Causes of Toe Deformities:
Genetics and tight shoes are the most common cause of toe problems. Problems with foot structure at birth my result in toe problems. These problems may be familial joint diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis. Neurological problems such as stroke, spinal cord injury, cerebral palsy, and a degenerative disk disease can result in toe deformities. Lack of activity can result in contractures which can result in toe problems. Injuries and changes to your circulation and diseases such as diabetes, can result in toe shape changes.