Dr. Gary Kugler
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Landowne Foot & Ankle Center
19440 Golf Vista Plz
Leesburg , VA 20176
Mon 9:00am - 5:00pm
Tue 9:00am - 5:00pm
Wed 9:00am - 4:00pm
Thu 9:00am - 5:00pm
Fri 9:00am - 4:00pm
I was educated and trained at
Medical / Graduate School
Rosalind Franklin University - Chicago Medical School, IL
I'm affiliated with
Loudoun hospital center
Reston hospital center
INOVA LOUDOUN HOSPITAL
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How often should I get my custom orthotics evaluated and replaced & have Flat feet/ 1fallen arch. Advice for 5K run/walker to avoid injury? In brief: About every 2 yearsFALLEN ARCHES FLATFEET FLATFOOT ORTHOTICS RUNNING WALKERS
Many in my field would recommend replacing orthoses about every two years as often the foot structure changes and there will be some wear and tear on the devices.
Is it necessary to see a doctor for a sprained foot? I fell and now it hurts to walk on that foot and it is bruised and swollen. I have it elevated and ice packs about every thirty minutes. I cannot put full pressure on it to walk. In brief: ProbablySee 3 more answers
You may need an X-ray to determine if you have a fracture (broken bone).
Most often podiatrists are able to take X-rays in their office so you don't need to go to more than one place.SPRAIN BROKEN FOOT FOOT INJURY FOOT SPRAIN FOOT TRAUMA FOOT FRACTURE
I've had an ingrown toenail for around 5-6 months and am still on a waiting list, I'm taking antibiotics and cleaning it, could I still lose whole toe? In brief: Infected or not?ANTIBIOTIC INGROWN TOENAIL TAKING ANTIBIOTICS PARONYCHIA ANTIBIOTIC USE
This depends if the ingrown nail is causing an infection (redness, pain, swelling, pus, increase in skin temperature).
What might cause my feet to become cold 30 minutes after sitting down but return to normal after walking for 30 minutes? In brief: Poor Circulation
If the vascular supply to your lower limbs is compromised, this could occur. Suggest you see your primary care for evaluation of circulation to lower limbs.
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When I bend my big to, or put pressure on side of my foot near toe, I experience pain, somedays feel worse than others, its been like this over a year? In brief: Bunion, ArthritisHALLUX RIGIDUS ARTHRITIS TURF TOE BUNION
Do you remember an old injury to the big toe? This may be a condition called hallux rigidus and/or a bunion.
My brother has an infected toenail but he won't go to the doctor because he is scared. What should I do? In brief: Needs treatmentPARONYCHIA INGROWN TOENAIL
This needs treatment as it is infected.
Whenever I press the flesh at my big toe, there will be pain as it feels like the nails poking on my toe. Is it a symptom for in grown toenail? In brief: Possibly
Is the pain along side of the toenail? Is it red, swollen, warm? If that is the case then there is an infection associated with an ingrown nail.
Can plantar fasciitis cause toe pain on top of my foot? Mainly if I'm going upstairs. It's in like the first joints. In brief: Probably notHALLUX RIGIDUS SESAMOIDITIS PLANTAR FASCIITIS
Plantar fasciitis is mainly an issue with the arch and heel on the bottom of the foot also called the plantar surface of the foot.
What do you suggest if I have a severe heel pain what is it? In brief: Plantar fasciitisHEEL PAIN
The most common cause of heel pain is plantar fasciitis, inflammation in the area of attachment of the plantar fascia to the heel bone.