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Dr. Keith Joe Dr. Joe
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How to cure cubitus valgus?

Dr. Keith Joe Dr. Joe
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How to cure cubitus valgus?

osteotomy: Significant cubitus valgus can be treated by a corrective osteotomy in which the humerus (upper arm bone) is cut with a saw, the deformity corrected and then the bone stabilized with metal hardware while it heals. ...Read more

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Flatfoot (Definition)

Included in the normal anatomy of the foot is what is known as the plantar or longitudinal arch. A normal arch protects excessive weight bearing to occur in certain parts of the foot. In flat foot, this arch is reduced in size. Mild cases may not cause symptoms, severe cases can potentially cause ...Read more


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Is it difficult to cure plantar fasciitis ?

Is it difficult to cure plantar fasciitis ?

Yes: Plantar fasciitis can be difficult to get rid of. There are many different treatments and it often depends on patient compliance to treatment plan. ...Read more

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Can surgery cure Parkinson's forever?

Can surgery cure Parkinson's forever?

No: Unfortunately parkinson's disease (pd) is not curable. Most surgeries for pd can help with the stiffness, walking problems, and tremor associated with pd. Unfortunately, most patients progress with time into a state of dementia (cognitive difficulties) and this is not preventable by any current medications or surgeries. Fortunately, most pd does not progress very quickly. ...Read more

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Can surgical treatment totally cure compartment syndrome?

Can surgical treatment totally cure compartment syndrome?

Yes and no: A full blown compartment syn. Tissue death is proceeding and it depends how fast surg is done. In impending compartment syn there is a typical injury crushing, tibial fx of high energy, oa a leg pinned under a weight 4 a while ur physical xam & experience says go 2 or now, if done be4 the pressure 2 high it can be cured. ...Read more

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How to cure athletes foot?

How to cure athletes foot?

Many ways: Good hygeine and topical antifungal medication. There are many topical preparations that you can by at a drug store. ...Read more

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Is there a permanent cure for genu varum?

Is there a permanent cure for genu varum?

Yes: Depends on the reason for the condition. It may correct on its own, however bracing and surgery may be required. ...Read more

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Is there a foot surgery for flatfoot / overpronation?

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Is there a foot surgery for flatfoot / overpronation?

Flatfeet: There is. But to determine how extensive the procedure is. Your feet will need to be evaluated by a surgeon. You'll need x-rays and a gait analysis to determine what procedures will correct your deformity. ...Read more

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Can acupuncture cure hammer toes?

Can acupuncture cure hammer toes?

Cure? not likely: Acupuncture has not been clinically proven to cure hammer toes. It may definitely help with the pain and inflammation however. Discuss treatment options with your foot doctor. ...Read more

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How is hip tedonitis cured?

How is hip tedonitis cured?

Follow the path: If trochanteric bursitis, no tight jeans, no sleep on that side, otc nsaids.If of no help, c ur orthopedist 4 evaluation ; rx nsaids ; pt may help. Injections do work, but if all fails there are some operations as a last resort. There r a few different types, but all split the fascialata so it no longer rubs back ; forth over the trochanteric prominence ; the problem usually goes away try all 1st. ...Read more

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Will hallux rigidus cause planter fasciitis?

Will hallux rigidus  cause planter fasciitis?

In theory yes: Limited range of motion of the hallux can cause bio mechanical strain to other parts of the foot including the plantar fascia ...Read more

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Is plantar fasciitis a difficult condition to cure?

Is plantar fasciitis a difficult condition to cure?

Combo treatment. : If you have plantar fasciitis, the more you can do together, the better: #1: supportive shoes. #2: firm inserts or orthotics. #3: oral antiinflammatories (check with your doctor). #4: stretching your foot and calf. #5: icing (10 min at a time). You may also need physical therapy or cortisone injections, or eswt if available in your area. Very few people go on to surgery, but it is a possibility. ...Read more

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Treatment fo charchot foot?

Treatment fo charchot foot?

Charcot: Treatment of Charcot depends on the clinical presentation. If acute treatment is immobilization nonweight bearing until the swelling subsides. Chronic Charcot requires appropriate shoes and inserts to prevent ulcerations. ...Read more

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What over-the-counter medications can cure plantar warts?

What over-the-counter medications can cure plantar warts?

Several treatments.: You can try over the counter wart removers, but be careful: i've seen them do more harm than good. Other options your doctor might offer include cryotherapy (freezing the wart), electrocautery (burning the wart), laser treatment, or several different topical chemical treatments. If the treatment is typically uncomfortable, your doctor can numb the area before proceeding. ...Read more

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How is plantar fasciitis treated?

How is plantar fasciitis treated?

See below: Ice, heat, taping, anti-inflammatory medication, injections, stretching and physical therapy are all considerations. Ultimately better foot support is needed in form of better footwear and perhaps orthotics. Surgery is a last resort after failed consertive treatment and is rarely necessary. ...Read more

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Is ankle pronation treatment effective?

Is ankle pronation treatment effective?

Yes: Ankle pronation can be treated with otc orthotics, custom orthotics, bracing (arizona brace), surgery. I would recommend evaluation by a board certified podiatric physician. ...Read more

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Treatment for charcot foot?

Several: Splinting and compression and use of a protective boot or surgical reconstruction. ...Read more

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Is there any way to cure Achilles tendinitis?

Is there any way to cure Achilles tendinitis?

Heel lifts, : Stretching exercises, oral antinflammatory agents. Pain-management type lasers can help a great deal too. ...Read more

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How to cure runners knee symptoms?

How to cure runners knee symptoms?

Stretch: Please see my previous answer on runners' knee. Briefly, stretch your hamstrings and it band before and after u run. Avoid running hills. Use ice massage to tender areas for 20-30 min after u run. Try otc nsaids . If it continues to hurt despite above rest and crosstrain! good luck! ...Read more

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How to cure patellofemoral syndrome?

How to cure patellofemoral syndrome?

Control Inflammation: Patellofemoral pain is caused by inflammation under the knee cap caused by irregular tracking when bending knee. To control symtoms you can ice joint, strengthen inner thigh muscles (vmo), use patella-stabilization brace, and take oral anti-inflammatory medication. Treatment usually requires activity limits for period of time, such as decreased running and staying on soft, flat surfaces. ...Read more