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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Newman
32 years experience Podiatry
Think your back: If you have some impingement at the spine in your lower back, it can cause referred pain. Have it checked out, especially if it makes your walking pot ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Fox
42 years experience Podiatry
Yes.: Biomechanical orthotics change how the muscles in your feet and legs function during the gait cycle. For this reason, we instruct our patients to brea ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
It's possible: When did you get the orthotics?
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Dr. Diane Deschino
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Muscle aches: Custom orthotics can cause muscle aches if you are not used to standing and bearing weight in the correct position. Your muscles should adjust within ... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
17 years experience Pain Management
Many Possibilities: Depending on how long it's been going on, i would consider an evaluation by a pain/spine specialist. Sometimes it could be a muscle imbalance, early ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matthew Kozminski
16 years experience Neurology
Lotus neuropathy?: Sounds like compressive neuropathy from sitting indian style too much. I would avoid this and sometimes physical therapy helps.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zachary Veres
18 years experience Family Medicine
Burning leg pain: could be sciatica or meralgia parathestica. Better see a physician for an evaluation.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bert Liang
Specializes in Neurology
Be seen: Sounds like new symptoms. Be seen by your PCP or an orthopedist for further evaluation and creation of a diagnostic and treatment plan.
A 77-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
It can be: For the some reason it could be altering your gait and the way you are moving. In either case, i would see an orthopedist for care.
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Armstrong
23 years experience Podiatry
Popping hip: Arthritis, tight ligaments, muscle spasms, piriformis syndrome - most common. Or sciatica. Sciatica usually runs pain down the back of the leg. The in ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Therapy: Physical therapy to strengthen the supporting muscles if the knee as can wearing a brace; if not successful or if you are an active person an ACL reco ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Cramps: Recurrent muscle cramps or spasms may be caused by deficiencies of calcium or magnesium. Sometimes they are due to excessive muscle tightness caused b ... Read More
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