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Dr. Michael McGlamry

Podiatry
Cumming, GA
31 years experience male

Locations

Forsyth Foot & Ankle

Cumming, GA

Address

102 Mary Alice Park Rd, Suite 502, Cumming, GA
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: Closed
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Practice website

Fax

(678) 262-4060

About

Specialties
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Podiatry

General Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

24 Answers
4 Agrees
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Yes, : Nerve surgery (at least in my opinion after 26 years of private practice) Is the least predictable/slowest recovery of most any procedure we do. Much ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Nerve injury?: Ankle sprains are notoriously poorly diagnosed and undertreated by non specialist. The twisting mechanism that causes an 'ankle sprain' can also resul... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
6-8 weeks: Navicular fractures can be difficult. If not displaced and trerated only with cast immobilization then typically 6-8 weeks or until x-ray evidence sho... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Stabiize ankle: The lateral malleolus or distal fibula create the outside constraint for the ankle joint. It is estimated that about 15% of the body weight passes thr... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Infection or nonunio: Redness and swelling that far out are concerning for chronic infection or incomplete healing of the fusion (nonunion). You need followup with labs, im... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Arch supports: Heel pain, often described as heel spurs or heel spur syndrome is rarely the result of the spur, but instead mechanical overloading and inflammation o... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Ibuprofen: Over the counter antiinflammitories are the best place to star, presuming that you have no stomach issues that would make taking these an issue. Advil... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Yellow toenails are indicative of typically trauma and/or a fungal infection. This frequently results in the nail being loose and easily dislodged. Fr... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Minimal recovery: Ingrown nail removal is a very routine procedure. Depending on whether it is a temporary or permanent procedure determines the length of the recovery.... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Surgery: Bone cysts do not always need treatmen, however if large as we sometimes see in the heel bone, they may cause fracture, traditionally the have been su... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Stress fracture: Though a less likely cause of heel pain, stress fractures continue to hurt and likely hurt more with activity while plantar fasciitis usually resolve ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Peripheral Art. dis.: Good news! peripheral arterial disease now has more treatment options than ever! with advances in endovascular techniques, patients who previous... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Pain post sprain: One of the biggest problems with ankle sprains is undertreatment. The typical scenario is a pt who is seen in the er, told its not broken, here's and ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Tendonitis: The tibialis posterior tendon is a large tendon that runs the course from the inside of the ankle into the bump of bone in the mid arch. Overuse of th... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Subtle trauma: Most often these lines in the nail (beaus lines(sp?) occur as the result of trauma, but frequetly not a single episode like dropping somthing on the t... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Fibromyalgia: Fibromyalgia is diagnosed and defined by multiple painfule trigger points as you have described. Find a good local rheumatologist, several medications... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Ankles unstable: Most ankle sprains heal uneventfully, however many are undertreated leaving a percentage of patients with "streched out" ligaments and instability. If... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Corns: Corns are usually the result of bony irritation of the skin against shoes, other toes or the ground. If it is truly a corn (could be other things) it ... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Ideal environment: Fungus is a ground loving organism. It thrives in a warm moist dark environment, this is why antifungal powders can be so effective for controlling at... Read More
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Yes: Aldara (imiquimod) is an antiviral. This combined with thetagamet are probably doing the job. Though not completely understood, tagamet frequently doe... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Foot arthritis: Foot pain can be due to a multitude of issues, mostly structural. You could have arthritis from a previous injury or could perhaps have an accessor... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Overlapping toes: Overlapping toes can be a normal inherited variant (typically the 5th toe over the 4th) or may be the result of an inflamed joint at the base of the t... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Difficult Q: Wow! that question is pandoras box! as an experienced foot and ankle surgeon I am interpreting your question to be about some type of reconstructio... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
Podiatry 31 years experience
Pain around the second toe joint is frequently associated with a condition of inflammation of the joint. Subtle swelling on the bottom of the base of ... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. McGlamry is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. McGlamry is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine
Graduated 1991MD

Residency

Northlake Regional Medical Center
Completed 1994

Affiliations

American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons
American Podiatric Medical Association
Georgia Podiatric Medical Association
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