Specialty Physician Complete Packaged Procedure. Toe Shortening is an elective procedure that surgically straightens and shortens the length of the toes by removing portions of the bone. If intense pain and distress from foot deformities effect you every day, you may be a candidate for some form of surgery. Treatment cost includes one toe procedure, the facility fee, physician’s fee, related medical procedures and drugs required to administer the plan of care. Not included are diagnostic studies, consultations with additional specialists and cost of complication management; travel, food and lodging.