Dr. Patrick A. DeHeer, DPM - Excision of Mortons Neuroma

This is a plantar approach for excision of a Mortons Neuroma that did not respond to conservative care. I prefer the plantar approach for two reasons. First, you do not have to cut the deep transverse metatarsal ligament which may destablize the forefoot. Second, you are able to cut the nerve behind the weight-bea