Doctor Q&A for Dr. Sandra Gotman

A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sandra Gotman
36 years experience Podiatry
Plantar fascitis: Pain at the area where the band of tissue referred to as the plantar fascia on the bottom of the foot inserts into the heel bone. Too much tension br ... Read More
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sandra Gotman
36 years experience Podiatry
Swollen testicles: Look up inguinal hernia. Have it checked by a specialist.Good luck
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandra Gotman
36 years experience Podiatry
Foot numbness: Many times it is a pinched nerve in the low back. You do not need to have associated back pain. Look up lumbar radiculopathy. Diabetic with feel numb ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandra Gotman
36 years experience Podiatry
Heel pain: Look up Plantar fascitis. This is the leading cause, but there can be many others. If pain persists you should follow up with a foot specialist.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sandra Gotman
36 years experience Podiatry
Swollen ball of foot: Swelling on the bottom of the foot towards the front of the foot just before the toes begin. Pain and swelling causes can be due to neuromas, capsulit ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Sandra Gotman
36 years experience Podiatry
Ankle lump: Can be anything to Peroneal tendonitis to Sural nerve problem. Look up both on Google and see if it applies to your symtoms. Good luck
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Gotman
36 years experience Podiatry
Nail fungus: Podiatrists focus on all foot and ankle conditions including dermatological foot and nail conditions Dermatologists address issues related to all expo ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sandra Gotman
36 years experience Podiatry
Toe walking: Usually begins in child hood. Early heel off or barely stepping on heel during beginning of gait cycle. Can be attributed to many factors from structu ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandra Gotman
36 years experience Podiatry
Restless Legs: Nerve compression lumbar roots 4,5. hard to sit a long time without shifting your leg position. Strong core abdominals help alot. Hope this helps.
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sandra Gotman
36 years experience Podiatry
Heel pain: sounds like you are getting plantar facsitis. Look up on internet. Symptoms, treatments are easily found. Good Luck
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