Dr. Marshall Solomon

Podiatry
Farmington Hills , MI
50 years experience male

Locations

Office

Farmington Hills , MI

Address

21111 Middlebelt Road, Farmington Hills , MI, US
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

Blue Care Network of Michigan

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

CHAMPUS

Cigna

Health Plan of Michigan

HealthPlus of Michigan

Henry Ford Health System

Medicaid

Medicare

Molina Healthcare Inc

Foot Care Institute of Michigan

Farmington Hills , MI

About

Bio

I am the Chairman of the Department of Podiatric Medicine Surgery at a large Community Hospital. I am Director of Podiatric Medical Education. I am double Board Certified in the American Board of Podiatric Foot Ankle Surgery (ABPS) and American Board of Podiatric Medicine (ABPM).

Specialties
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Podiatry

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Wound care

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
See dr.: It is best to examined by an orthopedic surgeon who is familiar with knee surgery and implants.
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A 24-year-old member asked:
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6-8 weeks: Fractures of fibula take 6-8 weeks.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
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Fosamax (alendronate) is used for : Fosamax (alendronate) is used for osteoporosis. Having decreased bone density can lead to stress fractures.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Sorness swelling dis: Soreness swelling and discoloration are common symptoms of bruised muscles.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Calcium and Vit D: If osteoporosis is severe you should be on medication ie bisphosphonate (ie fosomax, forteo. Calcium with vit d is good supplementation. Should have ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Depending of severit: Depending on severity. Have your calcium and d3 levels check. Calcium and vit d supplementation is beneficial. Good diet is important and avoiding ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Standing drink ok: Drinking standing should not be problem and certainly should not case knee or foot pain. 32 oz of water is average. Some people require more and other... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
See foot doctor: See a podiatrist for diagnosis and appropriate treatment if otc antifungal creams have failed.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
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Podiatry 50 years experience
Splitting toe: Gently splitting the toe downward with tape. Also massage toe manually plantarward.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
4-6 weeks: Depending on the grading of the ankle sprain it could be 4-6 weeks.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Could be both: See a podiatrist for evaluation and x/ray studies to determine origin of you ankle pain.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Sciatica: Possible sciatica caused by l-2-3 disc hernation or bulge. See orthopedist.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
MI?: What is your doctor looking for? Ct scan are good for bony pathology. Mri good for soft tissue differentiation.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Stem cell is cutting: Stem cell is cutting edge technology. You must see a vascular surgeon or interventionalist to be evaluated for this procedure.
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
OA or RA: You could be experiencing early signs of osteoarthritis or rheumatold arthritis. If pain last for more than 1 hour with stiffness and occurs in more ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Good balanced diet: Good balanced diet with fruits and vegtables. Foods with antioxidants are beneficial.
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A 81-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Back arthritis: Numbness in feet can be multi-factorial including low back problems, disc hernation osteoarthritis, peripheral vascular disease pad, sciatic pain. Neu... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
You may be allergic: You may have an allergies. Best to see allergist for testing.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Allergic reaction: Allergic reaction possible to foods, new medications, detergents, soaps or lotions. See a allergist or dermatologists if this persist.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Tennis shoes: Good construct cross trainer tennis type shoe: ne balance, nike, etc. Dress type by new balance dunham.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Keep nail grooves so: Keep your nail grooves (side of nails) soft by utilizing moisturizer or cream/lotion daily.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
10 minutes: General consider vit d produced with direct sun light for 10 mins. It is important to note that protection from sun ultraviolet rays to protect skin ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
What kidneys: If on Allopurinol you should have your kidney function check periodically.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Ankle or Foot sprain: Ankle or foot sprain which includes the talus. I would try to limit motion to allow pain and swelling to subside. Use ankle elastic wrap to limit mot... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
400 units of D: Usually 400 mcg of vit d in 8oz glass of milk.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Eczema or tinea: Possible winter eczema or tinea pedis.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Yes: Sal-acid is a common product for use solely or in combination with other wart treatment products.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Hammer toe corn: Several causes: hammertoe deformity, curly varus hammertoe. Localized bursitis of the toe. Shoe toe box to narrow. Use lambs wool or foam or silicone... Read More
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A 68-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Yes: Best to be evaluated by a neurologist and see a physical medicine specialist or a well qualified chiropractor.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
The foot or heel pai: Foot or heel pain in the morning could be a form of arthritis. If continues see foot doctor regarding your feet.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Yes with fx alignmen: Yes, with proper anatomical alignment of the fractures of the medial and lateral malleolus and the posterior aspect of the tibia. Hardware maybe prob... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Take a break: You should rest if you have muscle pain.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Try Biotin for your : Try biotin 2000-3000 units daily for brittle nails and hair loss.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Orthotics: See a foot doctor podiatrist to biomechanically evaluate you and fabricate an orthotic.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Sciatica: Possible sciatic nerve pain caused by lumbar disc herniation.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Only if calcium defi: Only if calcium deficient. More important to take vit d3.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Ice therapy: Use ice on foot 30 minutes each waking hour. Use crutches for ambulation and ace bandage for mild compression.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Try stretching: Try stretching before activities. If it persists see you primary care doctor for evaluation.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Possible and probabl: Yes, you can have prolonged swelling after ankle surgery. See your doctor for advice on possible pt or compression therapy.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Naprosyn (naproxen): Naprosyn, (naproxen) advil, motrin.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Yes mri: Mri can demonstrate baker's cyst also diagnostic ultrasound studies. It is cheaper.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Possible: Neuropathy is common with diabetes. See your podiatrist for evaluation.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
None: There is no single tendon that runs from the hip to the ankle.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Dyshydrosis: There are several cause of dry cracking and splitting of the skin. Winter months with lack of humidity can cause dry skin which is most common. Other... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Possible: Possible circulation problems can cause cold extremities. If this continues to be a significant problem see your doctor or vascular specialist for ap... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Increase blood flow: Increase in temperature (hot shower) cause increase blood flow to the extremities and skin and you could have red rash type appearance and associated ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
If displaced it coul: If the ankle fracture is displace it could result in instability of the ankle joint leading to deformity arthritis and pain. If the fracture is non-d... Read More
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A 69-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
4 types: Arterial ulcers due to poor circulation. Venous ulcers due to venous stasis or venous insufficiency, diabetic ulcers, pressure ulcers and surgical or ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Need to be evaluated: Your mom needs to be evaluated for some form of possible arthritis. Have her see her doctor or rheumatologist.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 50 years experience
Lymphedema: Chronic swelling can lead to hot red skin. If it is spreading and you have increased oral temperature could be cellulitis. See your doctor.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Solomon is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Solomon is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thanks .....I'm seeing a neurologist and she said she thinks it PLMT and not restless leg syndrome. I cannot find much information online
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you, I've. been suspecting RA. My paternal gm has RA and my doc suspects autoimmune but my RH is neg. ANA is pos.
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Tanx 4 reply! A few years back i was out jogging and i fainted and ended up in hospital and all that was wrong was low sodium?!?

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine
Graduated 1973MD

Awards

Top Doctor, Second Place, Ann Arbor, MI - Winter
2013
Top Podiatrist, First Place, Michigan - Winter
2013
Top Doctor, First Place, Ann Arbor Region, MI - Summer
2013

Affiliations

American college of Foot & Ankle Surgeons
American college of Foot & Ankle Orthopedics Medicine
American Professional Wound Care Association
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