Dr. Mark Reed

Podiatry
Placentia , CA
34 years experience male

Locations

Office

Placentia , CA

Address

1275 Rose Drive, Suite 136, Placentia , CA
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About

Bio

American Board of Podiatric Surgery Certified Podiatrist in practice for 23 years.

Specialties
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Podiatry

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

38 Answers
4 Agrees
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
No: Hello: foot drop is a condition that is related to a neurological problem with the posterior tibial muscle and requires a timely evaluation by a po... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
OTC Antifungals: Hello: it is important to not make a diagnosis without a clinical examination. For the sake of answering your question for informational purpo... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
Immobilization: Hi: the quickest road to recovery is cast immobilization and not try to dance through the injury. Best regards: dr. Mark reed placentia-... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
DPM Evaluation: Hello: an updated x-ray is required to determine the if the fracture has completely healed. These fractures have a high incidence of non-unions or... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
Yes with exception: Retinal specialist are the exception.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
MD: Hello: please have a dermatologist evaluate this skin lesion and do not try to diagnose it over the internet due to the danger that this could be a... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
Muscle Weakness: Hello: Weakness of the tendons to the toes has two main factors that must be assessed by a foot specialist. First is if there is nerve damage. Seco... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
Dermatology question: Hello: From a dermatology standpoint, red spots can mean many different issues with the skin. I would recommend having your feet checked by a foot s... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
Late Affects: Hello: Rediculopathy is a common complication of back surgery and can be quite a problem. However, many patients do not have this issue but a comple... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
No: Hi: people get ulcers due to a breakdown in their skin from excessive sheer and direct pressure to their feet usually because they have neuropathy.... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
MD / DPM: Hello: please address your disability and recovery questions with your md / dpm who is treating your fracture(s). Each fracture has a difference r... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
No: Hello: vitality is based on a strong core. Please make an appointment with a personal trainer to help guide you on your fitness program and avoid... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
No: Hi: not usually unless there is a severe deformity. Best regards: dr. Mark reed placentia-linda foot & ankle group drs. Mark and melanie ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
None: Hi: sorry but there are no home remedies that have proven successful in curing toe nail fungus infections. Rumors have circulated for years about ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
Yes: Yes due to the fact the wart will attract new blood vessels and nerves to the infected skin.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
Get an X-ray: Hi: if you sustained a chip avulsion fracture of the calcaneus, you need to be followed by a podiatrist to insure there is no long term issues. ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
DPM: Hello: a multi-team approach is your best approach to this complicated situation to relieve your foot pain. For the foot pain, you require a medic... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
MD / DPM: Hello: obtain an evaluation by a md / dpm to identify a treatment plan and reasonable goals. Then the doctor will either send you to a personal tr... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
Stability or MC: Hi: seek out a good running store in your area. Try stability vs. Motion control types in evaluating your level of required support. Best regar... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
MD: Hello: you need to address this complication with your doctor to have the doctor switch you to a different class of medicine. Allegra (fexofenadin... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
Endurance : Hello: fitness refers to endurance and strength of the muscle to perform work based on the the activity of sport you are doing. Best regards: ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
Tendon strength: Hello: The quick answer is tendons and ligaments cannot be strengthened like muscles. The amount of collagen fibers in each tendon remains consisten... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
Sweaty Feet: The bottom of the foot has special exocrine sweat glands that produce an oil-like sweat and it is normal to experience heavy swearing and varies for e... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
Cast: Hi: you would need to be examined to determine the treatment options. However, cast immobilization is the optimal treatment for resolving achilles... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
MD : Hello: you need to discuss this complication with your OB because there are many reasons for having edema in the lower extremity. Mark reed, d... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
None: Hi: fractures must heal by being immobilized or a painful pueudoarthrosis may occur. This question should be directed to your doctor who is treatm... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
No: Hello: today patients who must undergo below the knee amputations receive a artificial limb. Best regards: mark reed, dpm www.Footpain.Org.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
Spenco: Hi: many of my patients have benefited from spenco total support gel insoles that rune $20 and can be found at any sporting goods store. Best re... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
Yes: Hi: yes -- but only in getting help from a podiatrist. Best regards: dr. Mark reed placentia-linda foot & ankle group drs. Mark and mel... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
DPM: Hello: a podiatrist can help you by creating a foot orthotic for your high heels that will provide the best balance between size and control. Be... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
Poor: Hello: gris-peg has fallen out of favor for many good reasons in that we have no good clinical trails that prove this medication can achieve a cure... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
Personal Trainer: Hello: training is more about the goals you are trying to achieve and what sport or activity is the target. For general fitness to specific sports... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
MD: Hi: you need a history and physical by an md to rule out an arrhythmia or congestive heart failure.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
DPM Evaluation: Hello: many patients benefit in using a foot orthotic to stabilize the spine while going being treated with spinal decompression. Please make an a... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
DPM: Hi: an x-ray is really the only way to determine what kind of fracture has occurred and the best method for treatment. Please seek out a podiatris... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
Exam Required: Hi: based on a history of having a six week rash, you would need to be examined to determine if this is a fungal or bacterial type of infection. ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
None: Heel pain requires an examination by a podiatrist to make the diagnosis. Vitamins are not the answer.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Podiatry 34 years experience
Pain Management: Hello: please make an appointment with a pain management specialist who can diagnose the cause of your pain and create a treatment plan to relieve ... Read More
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Testimonials
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Reed is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Reed is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I've seen a Pain Mgmt Dr for years. Since 1996.
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I seen foot doc and feet are normal, neurologist says its s/1 nerve
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! OK...good answer

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

California College of Podiatric Medicine, USC
Graduated 1989MD

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