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my feet hurt a lot from standing all day at work what is the best type of shoe i should wear

A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience Family Medicine
Comfortable: Weat shoes that breathe, have good arch supports, are supple, have a cushioned sole and give overall foot support. You may have to have orthotics pla ... Read More
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Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Several things: You want a soft, well padded shoe, with good arch support.
Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience Integrative Medicine
Need insole: Use arch support - like walk fit to support all 4 arches of feet. Walk-fit cost $20 vs good feet $200.

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Laha
37 years experience Podiatry
Yes: In our office we usually recommend a good stiff shoe with a thicker sole and good support. Many times adding an over the counter support will make mo ... Read More
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Dr. Vinod Panchbhavi
34 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Appropriate size: Shoe shopping is best done at end of the day. A well fitting shoe should have the insert which can cover a tracing of your foot and should have a deep ... Read More
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Dr. Vinod Panchbhavi
34 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Wide enough: The bottom line for finding a comfortable shoe is shop for them towards the end of the day. Also the insole of the shoe should be larger than the outl ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Timberland: Try wearing a timberland boot with a good arch support.
Dr. Marshall Solomon
47 years experience Podiatry
Tennis shoes: Good construct cross trainer tennis type shoe: ne balance, nike, etc. Dress type by new balance dunham.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Frydman
46 years experience Podiatry
Support: Any shoe that will give your foot support and limit extra motion.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Hettinger
35 years experience Podiatry
NEED FOR CUSHION!: Most shoes aren't always what is bad, usually it's the crummy insoles they come with! there are many possibe reasons that you may have painful feet, ... Read More
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A 75-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
See a different doc: If you have pain there is a reason. Maybe not enough support in the shoe, maybe small nerve fiber disease, maybe a back problem emanating in the foot. ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
In reality: This would all depend what type of foot you have. The same insert that helps one person may not help another. Having said that you can try a spence br ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vann Johnson
12 years experience Podiatry
Inflammation: One of the major cause for heel pain is plantar fasciitis. This causes pain to the bottom medial aspect of your foot. Pain in the morning comes from i ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Skeete
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
All depends: Knee pain is super common at your age. Just starting to see the effects of age on the joints. I personally use Motrin 3 times a day when it's bad but ... Read More
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