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A 47-year-old member asked:

Help docs! i'm trying to find out what causes me to walk towards the outside edge of my shoes?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
Sounds like : Your feet "supinate". You could try an orthotic to attempt to rebalance your foot. There are different reasons for this but would need to examine in person to relay findings.
Dr. Thomas Inwood
Podiatry 35 years experience
Outside: Your feet are in a supinated position as they strike the ground . Orthotics can help this but you need to see your podiatrist for an evaluation and treatment plan.

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Last updated Jan 5, 2014

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