Club Foot

~Deformed foot that can't be placed flat on the ground~

Signs/ Symptoms

~ Walk on the outside of the effected foot to maintain balance

~Doesn't cause pain or discomfort

~ This leg may be slightly shorter than the unaffected leg

~Can be developed by the positioning of the baby in the mothers womb or by genetics

~ Club foot can later turn into spina bifida or other health problems

When To Go To A Doctor?

Club foot is noticed slightly after birth, upon appearance. Most likely directed to an appropriate treatment.