There are too much things that can create foot pain in life including broken bones, muscle tears, nerve pain or other soft tissue pain. We have a team of Specialist that can work with you to decrease your foot pain and get you back on the road of life. Nowadays a lot of people are facing common foot problems and some of them got involve with more serious foot conditions daily. Our foot is one of the best-engineered parts of the body. Each foot has 33 joints, eight arches, 26 bones, more than a hundred muscles, ligaments, and tendons that all work together to distribute body weight and allow movement. Unfortunately, many people pay no attention to their feet until they start to hurt.
Foot disorders must be diagnosed and treated early, before they become very painful and incapacitating. In some cases, some painful foot abnormalities are already warning signs of even more serious ailments such as diabetes, circulatory disorders, and nerve problems
Common Foot Conditions
- Irritation skin around the bunion
- Blister around the bunion
- Pain while walking
- Joint redness and Pain
- Shifting of the big toe to the other toes
Bunion and Hallux Valgus – is form of foot deformity. It is a condition where by the toe is turning outwards. The bone which joins the big toe becomes prominent on the inner border of the foot. This bump is the bunion and is made up of bone and soft tissue.
- Sudden onset of a hot, red and swollen joint
- Touching of it will cause intensive pain
- The acute pain will returns more often after the first attack
Gout – occurs when there is excess uric acid, a bodily waste product circulating in the bloodstream. For many people, the first symptom of gout is extreme pain and swelling in the big toe. It will followed by occuring on and off in other joints, primarily those of the foot and knee, before becoming chronic. In its chronic stage, gout can affect many joints, including those of the hands.
- Pain along the margins of the nail
- Sensitivity to pressure of any kind, even the weight of bedsheets
- Swelling at the base of the nail on the side the nail is ingrowing
Ingrown toe nail – is a painful condition of the toe. It occurs when a sharp corner of the toenail digs into the skin at the end or side of the toe. Pain and inflammation at the spot where the nail curls into the skin occurs first. The inflamed area then starts to grow extra tissue or drain yellowish fluid.
To Book An Appointment With Specialist
How Doctors Determine Your Medical Condition?
Xray or CT Scan
What Doctors do to relieve your foot pain ?
Bunion and Hallux Valgus
Non – Surgical Bunion Treatments – Bunion treatment should always start with changing footwear to relieve symptoms and to prevent the bunion from progressing.
Determining When Surgery Is Needed – When bunions cause pain and inflammation, and simple treatment is not effective for relief of symptoms, a surgical procedure may be recommended. The surgery performed for the treatment of a bunion is aimed at realigning the broken bone so the bunion will not return.
Bunionectomy – the permanent solution of Bunion and Hallux Valgus. This procedure is not only will treat the pain and also will correct the deformity of the bone.
Mild ingrown toenails may be treated with conservative measures like warm daily soaks, topical antibiotics, and gently pushing back the piece of overgrown skin away from the nail. More advanced ingrown toenails may require treatment with oral antibiotics.
Resistant or recurrent cases of ingrown toenails may require a minor in-office procedure. Surgical procedures aim to remove the nail’s matrix so that this will be permanent solution for Ingrown Toe Nail.