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Dr. Raymond Stolarski

Podiatry
Chester, WV
33 years experience

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Podiatry

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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Dropfoot: You should be evaluated by someone specialized in nerve surgery. Look up aens on the web.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
High heels: The strain is taken off of the bottom of the footand there is added pressure from the achilles tendon pulling on the back of the heel.
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Sprain: First, has this pain been caused by an injury? Activities? What does the ankle look like? Depending on these answers then we can move forward.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Xrays: Most of the time, xray costs are about the same wherever you go.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Fluid retention.: Any type of salt whether sprinkled on or already in food can result in fluid retention.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Injury: Only if the swelling is caused by an injury. If the swelling is do to a vascular problem, this soaking can cause critical problems.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Forefoot pain: There are so many potential problems that this is hard to answer. It can be related to bone, soft tissue, nerve and blood flow.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Achilles rupture: It depends on whether this is treated nonsurgical vs. Surgical and the degree of the tear.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Ingrown toenail: Yes if properly done.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Biomechanics: Orthotics help with your gait and can take the strain off of the hip but it will not straighten the hip.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Nail injury: Most likely blood under the nail but you can also have a fracure and/or laceration under the nail as well.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Bunion: No since this is a boney deformity.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Infection: Swelling, redness and drainage with possible abnormal growth of the nailplate.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Ankle fracture: Swelling, ecchymosis, inability to bear weight, lack of motion, etc.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
High heels.: Due to angle and height of the heels, there is added pressure on the forefoot area of the foot and the toes which can result in increased pain and pre... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Pain big toe joint: Lack of motion at the big toe joint. Pain in the joint. At times there is swelling depending on the amount of walking and shoes worn. Arthritic change... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Cyst: Can be a cyst which is a fluid filled mass. Location plays an important part in the diagnosis. If necessary, the mass can be aspirated and the fluid s... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Fungal: Any type of fungal cream either by prescription or over the counter.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Ankle fracture: Not sure since I am a podiatrist. Xrays would determine whether i treat this surgically or conservatively but at least 6 weeks of casting would be a m... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Achilles tendonitis: Physical therapy and orthotics.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Orthotics: There are no over the counter inserts that are made for a high arch foot. Look for a podiatrist that can evaluate you as you may have the type of high... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Achilles: There are no specific tests for this unless ruling out a rupture. The physical exam determines the diagnosis.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Toe fracture: Swelling, ecchymosis, deformity, pain with rom, etc.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Bunions: Due to the fact that bunions are genetic majority of the time there is nothing that can prevent that from occurring.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Fungal nails: There is no permanent resolution right now.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Neuropathy: This can be tansient or an indication of a much worse condition that can be found either in the foot or lumbar (back) region.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Achilles tendinitis: That is one of the recommended methods of treatment.
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A member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Sprain: Ice for the ankle sprain 20 min per hour to reduce the swelling. If pain is constant the xrays and physical therapy is a good avenue to pursue.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Medication: Any medication can have side effects but in the proper dosage and instructions the therapeutic value is invaluable.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Venous insufficiency: Damage to the venous system returning blood to the heart from the legs. Medication can also cause this.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Infection: Nail borders have broken the skin causing bacteria to develop in the area.
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A 67-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Stolarski
Podiatry 33 years experience
Biomechanics: Some type of support in the shoe that can be over the counter or specific tennis shoes with proper support for the arch area.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Stolarski is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you very much...take all advice I can get,,thanks:)
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine
Graduated 1989MD
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