Doctor Q&A for Dr. Rudolf Zak

A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rudolf Zak
19 years experience Podiatry
Shin splints : The muscle in the front of your leg are over worked causing shin splints. Recommended seeing your local doctor to educated you on several stretching ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Rudolf Zak
19 years experience Podiatry
“Chipped bone”: It can be removed if it’s painful and interfering with normal foot function
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rudolf Zak
19 years experience Podiatry
Hallux Limitus/joint: You could have joint degenerative joint disease from jamming. Recommended seeing a doctor to get X-rays. Orthotics can help some of the foot pain. ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Rudolf Zak
19 years experience Podiatry
Ankle pain : I recommend you have your ankle looked at. I would definitely get a X-ray to make sure you didn't sustain any fractures. You could have also injured ... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rudolf Zak
19 years experience Podiatry
Tired legs : You might have a circulation problem. I suggest you discuss this with your doctor. There are some non invasive studies your doctor can order to check ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rudolf Zak
19 years experience Podiatry
Driving / sprain: Assuming it's your right ankle. It depends if you are a a cam boot or lace up brace and how severe your sprain. Usually you can drive with a sprain. ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rudolf Zak
19 years experience Podiatry
Sprained ankle : The burning sensation is a common complaint with ankle sprains. I would recommend have the ankle sprain evaluated and even starting physical therapy ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rudolf Zak
19 years experience Podiatry
Shin splints : Shin splints are caused by tight calf muscles and sneakers that are not providing you enough support. Some suggestions, Get new sneakers. Start s ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rudolf Zak
19 years experience Podiatry
Subchondral edema: Subchonral bone edema in your ankle typically occurs after an injury like an ankle sprain. Usually associated with a talar done lesion.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rudolf Zak
19 years experience Podiatry
Hallux rigidus: Hallux rigidus is the final stage of degeneration in your great toe joint. At this point. Depending on your x-rays you have two options. You can have ... Read More
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