Doctor Q&A for Dr. Jeffery VanYperen

A male asked:
Dr. Jeffery VanYperen
Podiatry 14 years experience
Beetle Juice: I used to freeze or burn warts, but I have seen better results (with less painful treatment) with cantharone solution. It comes from a blistering bee... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Jeffery VanYperen
Podiatry 14 years experience
See your physician: This could be due to high blood pressure, kidney disorders, heart problems, or poor valve function in your veins. I would recommend seeing your prima... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffery VanYperen
Podiatry 14 years experience
Chemical: They probably used either phenol or sodium hydroxide to kill the matrix (nail root) in the corner, preventing another ingrown toenail in the future. ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffery VanYperen
Podiatry 14 years experience
Recovery time: Achilles tendon lengthening requires non-weightbearing for at least 4-6 weeks. During this time, your tendon is trying to heal/repair the gaps made d... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffery VanYperen
Podiatry 14 years experience
Normal: After that much trauma, it is going to take a while for your ankle to settle down. Ligaments heal by scarring, and it can take up to a year (sometime... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffery VanYperen
Podiatry 14 years experience
Careful: If you are out of shape and just getting into running, your heart and blood vessels are not accustomed to your sudden increase in activity. Start mor... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffery VanYperen
Podiatry 14 years experience
Abrasion or blister: It may just be a mild abrasion that is healing on the side of your toenail. Other possibilities: If you have had an ingrown toenail, sometimes the s... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffery VanYperen
Podiatry 14 years experience
Unfortunately: It is not possible to regrow a foot. There are amazing prosthetic devices available now, and these are most effective for patients that have lost the... Read More
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