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Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Clubfoot Cast Care Instructions

If your child is wearing a clubfoot cast, it is very important to take proper care of it to minimize the risk of skin irritation, infections and can damage the cast.

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For more information about our cast care instructions, please call our orthopaedic nurses at 202-476-7120 between 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. If it is after hours, please call 202-476-5000 to speak with the orthopaedic resident on-call.

Taking Care of Your Child's Clubfoot Cast

Keep It Dry

Skin Care

When to Get Help

Steps for Soaking Off Your Child's Cast