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What type of dr should I see for a ganglion cyst on my foot

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Dr. Bert Liang
Specializes in Neurology
Yes: That's the right path.

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A female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
See foot specialist: A podiatrist or orthopedic surgeon who specializes in feet and ankles could easily help address your problem.
Dr. Scott Keith
Podiatry 44 years experience
Seek and Find.......: Simply make an appointment with either a foot, orthopedic, general or dermatology surgeon and let him/her evaluate the cyst. Cysts, many times can be ... Read More
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 49 years experience
Yes they supposed to: If the injection done by your specialist usually we mix two medication together, novocain (procaine) and steroid, when the novocain (procaine) wear of... Read More
Dr. Troy Reyna
Pediatric Surgery 44 years experience
Yes: It will improve over the next 3-5 days. Taking Motrin will help with inflammation.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marybeth Crane
Podiatry 27 years experience
Ganglion cyst: Usually a cyst will start soft then harden as it gets bigger. You need an X-ray and ultrasound to confirm it’s not a fracture fragment, tumor or bone ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
Muscle, tendons: Soft tissue means anything other than the bone and thus usually means muscles , tendons , or even fascia. You need to ask him more about how to deal ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Fateh Entabi
General Surgery 13 years experience
Depends on the pain: Ganglion cyst is frequently associated with other problems in the joint that are causing the pain. However, give it a minimum of 6 weeks before thinki... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Stanley Katz
Dermatology 47 years experience
See dermatologist: lesion should be evaluated by a dermatologist or podiatrist, esp if present for a while and increasing in size
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
Podiatry 44 years experience
Post operative-itis: Because of the tedious dissection involved in cyst removal, involved nerves can become irritated and remain that way after surgery. This condition usu... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Schaner
Plastic Surgery 23 years experience
Near normal: Ganglion cyst excision is typically very well tolerated. The symptoms that you were experiencing preop restively will likely improve. However, as with... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Fox
Podiatry 42 years experience
It's unlikely: A ganglion cyst on your back could cause those kinds of symptoms. It may be a pilonidal cyst or something else unrelated causing sciatica. First, get... Read More

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