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Dr. Brett Fink

Orthopedic Surgery
Indianapolis, IN
32 years experience male

Locations

Office

Indianapolis, IN

Address

7930 North Shadeland Ave, Indianapolis, IN
Directions

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Insurances accepted

Medicare

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About

Bio

Author of the Whole Foot Book (2012)

Specialties
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Orthopedic Surgery

Doctor Q&A

39 Answers
16 Agrees
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brett Fink
Orthopedic Surgery 32 years experience
Maybe.: Mbt makes a type of shoes known as rocker soled shoes. These shoes are very stiff on the bottom and they have a curved sole which reduces stress on the plantar fascia. If your plantar fasciitis is very tender, it will reduce pain. However, it is not necessarily healthy for your feet to be "over supported" because the muscles may weaken over time. Wean out of them as your plantar fasciitis improv.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brett Fink
Orthopedic Surgery 32 years experience
Maybe: Even knees that have never had acl reconstruction can pop. You should be concerned if the knee continues to hurt or feels in any way unstable like it did before you had the acl injury. You should also be concerned if the knee locks or feels as if it catches repeatedly.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brett Fink
Orthopedic Surgery 32 years experience
They go together: Many diseases of the small intestine can lead to fat malabsorption. Malabsorption of the fat soluble vitamins can occur with this (adek). Vitamin d can be given intramuscularly or intravenously if increased doses of the vitamin are not effective.

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Fink is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Fink is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! This answer explains why all the doctors I've gone too can't find an answer. They don't know that each person is different. It's sad because the patients suffer because ...Read More
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Thanks for your quick reply! I have tried shoe inserts, massaging, night splints, and stretching . don't know what else I can do!
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Can a small tear repair its self?? And what can I do to help it heal?

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis
Graduated 1989MD

Residency

Naval Medical Center Portsmouth

Residency

Barnes Jewish Hospital

Awards

Phi Beta Kappa Membership, Phi Beta Kappa Society
Indianapolis Top Doctor 2012

Affiliations

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society
Community Physician Network-Orthopedic Specialty Care
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