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Dr. Matthew Keast

Podiatry
Falls Church, VA
31 years experience

Locations

7 Corners Foot & Ankle Care

Falls Church, VA

Address

6319 Castle Place, Suite 3B, Falls Church, VA
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Fax

7037524049

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Specialties
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Podiatry

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

11 Answers
1 Agree
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Keast
Podiatry 31 years experience
It is likely nerves.: The location and cause of the electric sensation is important. The most common causes of that sensation include tarsal tunnel syndrome and morton's n... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Keast
Podiatry 31 years experience
They don't go away.: Tailor's bunions are bony deformities that can be treated conservatively, but can only be "cured" surgically. Orthotics, either otc or custom, can hel... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Matthew Keast
Podiatry 31 years experience
Vitamins: A nice study a decade ago showed that many people with brittle nails are biotin deficient. Treatment with an otc biotin supplement improved nail stru... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Keast
Podiatry 31 years experience
Probably mechanical: There is a very long list of conditions that might cause swollen painful feet. Often simple mechanical causes are to blame like improper shoes, body w... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Keast
Podiatry 31 years experience
Cushioned shoes.: High arches can mean different things to different people. Feet that appear to have high arches sometimes appear different on x-rays. In general high ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Matthew Keast
Podiatry 31 years experience
None: Although it is uncomfortable hand, foot and mouth disease is typical benign and fairly brief in duration.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Keast
Podiatry 31 years experience
Probably yes: Typically, after the "knuckle", what doctors call the head of the phalanx, is removed, the toe is dressed with a gauze dressing and a post-op shoe is ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Keast
Podiatry 31 years experience
Many possible causes: There are many potential causes for symmetric numbness in the hands and feet. Metabolic disorders like diabetes, neurological disorders, including sp... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Keast
Podiatry 31 years experience
Depends on where : Some bone chips are stable within the ligament and can be treatd conservatively, others interfere with normal ankle motion and are best treated surgic... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Keast
Podiatry 31 years experience
Rest, ice & elevate!: Some swelling after surgery is normal. The amount and location may not be. The type of surgery is important, but post-op care is a very big factor. S... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Keast
Podiatry 31 years experience
Yes: Same day surgery is standard for ligament surgery of the foot and ankle. A course of physical therapy may be prescribed after the initial healing per... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Keast is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Keast is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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