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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Exam/x-ray: to rule out chip fracture. You will need an ankle support and if severe, crutches or a walking shoe or cast. See an orthopedic expert.
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Dr. Jeffrey Trantalis
42 years experience Podiatry
Alternative : How was the ankle injured? Mechanism of injury is also helpful. What and how you injured the ankle. Once established and no pathology on X-ray I would ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Foot pain: ‘Sorry to hear about you problem. Your question is?
Dr. Charlene Sojico
41 years experience Pediatrics
Foot problem: I would highly recommend you to see your primary care physician if, this has been going on for awhile. If, this was something acute, have someone take ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
You should: See a specialist. This does not sound like it will get better on its own. You also need a definitive diagnosis and to figure out if this is one or mor ... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Pretorius
Specializes in Legal Medicine
Foot pain: A proper examination of the foot should identify the structure that causes the pain - bone, muscle, fascia or tendon. That would determine treatment.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
Sounds like: it might be a "mid foot" (subtalar) problem It also sound like IMAGING is necessary to further diagnose your problem (????MRI) Hope this is helpful! ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Some possibilities..: Heel pain can come from a mild injury, such as jumping off a fence. It can come from overuse, such as hiking 5 miles when one is not a hiker. There ca ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Orthotics needed: Talk to your doc about your issues. If already seeing a podiatrist that will be the perfect start for an exam and possible orthotic shoe inserts.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Exam needed: Is this a sprain from a recent in jury? If not, possibilities are a type of arthritis or a stress fracture. An orthopedic specialist is best to evalua ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
44 years experience Podiatry
Damage control.: The immediate concern is to minimize the swelling and pain. Use the RICE protocol. Rest, Ice, mild Compression and Elevation. It may be necessary to h ... Read More

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