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A 40-year-old member asked:

How can you treat a foot pain?

3 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jeffery VanYperen
Podiatry 13 years experience
See a podiatrist: A podiatrist or foot and ankle specialist will examine the foot, take x rays if necessary, and treat your foot pain.
Dr. David Hettinger
Podiatry 37 years experience
See a podiatrist...: You can take otc or prescription anti-inflammatories to decrease the discomfort of arthritis, wear cushioned insoles to decrease pressure when walking, or have a surgical procedure to potentially re-align or fuse the joints that are giving you pain. It's impossible to tell for sure without a face-to-face exam.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Foot pain: Treating the cause. A podiatrist is your best bet.

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A 46-year-old member asked:

What doctors treat foot pain?

2 doctor answers12 doctors weighed in
Dr. Johnnie Alston
Podiatry 16 years experience
Pick one: All doctors can treat foot pain. I would recommend a podiatrist or orthopedist.
A 37-year-old member asked:

How should I treat my foot pain for acro-dance?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Howard Fox
Podiatry 43 years experience
Acro dance: Can be pretty hard on the feet. If you're having pain, it might not be from the acro-dancing, but the acro-dancing brought it out. (if you were a couch potato, your feet would feel fine.) i recommend you see a podiatrist and get evaluated and find out why you're having pain, and there may be a pad or device or strapping that you can use when acro-dancing.
Morgan Hill, CA
A 23-year-old male asked:

What should I do about my foot pain?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Pain: Plantar fascia or heel bruise common. A trial of a heel cup or arch support would be a good first step. If persistent visit with podiatrist best idea.

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