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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffery VanYperen
Podiatry 14 years experience
Side of foot pain: If it is on the outside of your foot (the side of the pinky toe), it could by hypertrophy (enlarged) of the 5th metatarsal base. It could also be a ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffery VanYperen
Podiatry 14 years experience
Hallux limitus: Could be hallux limitus which is slightly different then hallux rigidus. Functional hallux limitus means you can bend your toe fine when you're not b... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffery VanYperen
Podiatry 14 years experience
Expensive: If you are trying to get it done without insurance, it can be very expensive. Most of these costs include the or time, anesthesiologist fee, facility... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffery VanYperen
Podiatry 14 years experience
Nail will fall off: Your question is a little confusing, but i think you're asking what happens to your damaged nail if you don't remove it. A new nail will start growin... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffery VanYperen
Podiatry 14 years experience
Cost of orthotics: Custom orthotics are generally more expensive. They tend to cost between $300-$400. The benefit is they last longer than over the counter orthotics,... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jeffery VanYperen
Podiatry 14 years experience
Ebay: Ha, can't believe I looked this up! You can find cast material (about 30-50 bucks) and crutches (about 20 bucks) on ebay--that would be a lot cheaper... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffery VanYperen
Podiatry 14 years experience
Microtrauma: It sounds like your toenails are hitting the end of your shoe. This usually happens if the toe box is either too small (toe is pressed up against the... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffery VanYperen
Podiatry 14 years experience
Strange: Yes, bunions can have a genetic component, especially juvenile bunions; however there are many outside factors that can cause bunions. Does your sist... 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 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffery VanYperen
Podiatry 14 years experience
See a podiatrist: A podiatrist will examine your foot, take some x rays and begin treatment. If it is a fracture with little or no displacement (still lined up), you m... Read More
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