Doctor Q&A for Dr. Thomas Graziano

A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Graziano
Podiatry 41 years experience
Itchy skin: Your description sounds typical of fungal infection. Fungal infections of the skin are called tinea pedis and those of the nail are called onychomyco... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Graziano
Podiatry 41 years experience
Numbness in toes: If you have pain in one leg and have lower back problems this could be a symptom of lumbar radiculopathy. This condition causes referred pain or numb... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Graziano
Podiatry 41 years experience
Mycotic nails: Actually 8 months of therapy for a fungus nail involving the great toes is not a long time since it takes about a year for the nail to completely regr... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Graziano
Podiatry 41 years experience
Neuropathy for life: Neuropathy has a variety of causes but diabetes is the most common. Gabapentin is typically used for painful neuropathy. Consult with your doctor to... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Graziano
Podiatry 41 years experience
Delayed union: In all likelihood based on your time frame post fracture you have a delayed union of your metatarsal. The fact that you have bone callus demonstrated... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Graziano
Podiatry 41 years experience
More info: Need better history. How did you "injure" your foot. Did you land on the ball of your foot? If pain is radiating from your toes up the leg, you may... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Graziano
Podiatry 41 years experience
Why?: My first question is why? Are you a professional athlete? Working out 2-4 times/ day unless you're a professional can lead to overuse syndromes whic... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Graziano
Podiatry 41 years experience
Corns: Corns of your toes are usually a symptom of either an enlarged or malpositioned joint such as that seen with a hammertoe deformity. Shaving the corn ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Graziano
Podiatry 41 years experience
Ingrown toenail: Permanent removal of an ingrown toenail involves an office procedure under local anesthesia. Once the nail border is removed the matrix (root) of the... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Graziano
Podiatry 41 years experience
Toenail infection: Signs of an infection after toenail avulsion are erythema (redness), edema (swelling) and pain with or without discharge. If the redness extends beyo... Read More
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