A member asked:

I was recently diagnosed with "cavus deformity of foot/unspecified laterality." would dr. scholl's orthotics work or do i need more specialized ones?

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Edward Hellman answered

Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery

High arch: Cavus foot is just another way to say you have a high arch in your foot. In a sense, it is the opposite of having a flat foot. You may or not have problems with it. If it is severe, it can sometimes be associated with other conditions. Don't hesitate to be seen for it.

Answered 6/18/2017



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