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Flat Feet Surgery Before And After
A fallen arch is commonly known as a flatfoot. The foot loses the arch on the inner side of foot. This is also known as pes planus and there can be either a flexible version and a rigid version. A flexible version is flat only when weight is applied on the foot; a rigid version is flat when the foot is off and when the foot is on ...Read more
Sides of my feet at the Achilles hurt all the time, when getting out of bed siting for awhile and after standing for short periods I am not an athlete?
Support Your Arch: Your foot needs support.When one wears flats, all the pressure is in your arch.The supporting bone structures, tendons and muscles now need to fully support your feet all day and everyday.If you don't wear good supportive shoes and good arch supports, eventually the muscle, tendons and joints become fatigued and pain begins.Get back in to good supportive shoes and soon it should resolve. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
After having knee surgery about a year later i begin having foot pain on top of the foot plus I have arch pain when in bed at night.
As soon as: You feel comfortable and are pain free when you do so. Trocar sites for laparoscopic gallbladder surgery are at most 10 mm in diameter, so chances of you hurting any of them are quite small. ...Read more
I had a hallus valgus surgery 6 months back. The foot still pains, after soccer or after getting out of my shoes. Is this normal?
Must address cause: This is difficult to answer. There are different types of procedures with different post op healing times. Every patient heals differently and if a person returns to their regular activity to soon this may prolong healing. Has the doctor addressed the true cause of the bunion. Surgery addresses the issue at present but the underlying cause must be evaluated as well. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My breasts hurt my back after prolonged standing. Will I need breast reduction surgery in the future?
Breasts pain?: Best to see in person a boarded Plastic Surgeon to evaluate you as a breast reduction candidate... ...Read more
Foot pain, redness and swelling only after shower/bath or standing for long periods. Feels like feet are full/going to burst. Sometimes up to ankles. ?
Ankle ,foot swelling: Young person with activity related redness , swelling, up to the ankles is of concern and should be checked by an md ...Read more
I've had a sore foot in the morning and anytime i step down after sitting for months. It's not my heel, but more arch and toes specifically.?
Plantar fasciitis: There are several things you can do on your own. But, if they don't work, you will need to go to the podiatrist for help. Stretch your calf muscle, ice your heel and arch, take an NSAID if you don't have an allergy/intolerance, wear a very good supportive shoe with a good quality otc arch support, avoid barefoot or flat shoes. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
2-3" redish patch near front of shin after standing on legs for 11hrs. I think I rest my other foot there while standing. Coupe hours after still here?
Pushing too hard...: The skin turning red is a sure sign of an inflammatory process is happening. Standing for hours at a time does not usually cause a reddish patch to appear. Your comment on how your other foot may be resting on the shin, does sound reasonable. Just before normal tissue starts to break down from too much pressure, it turns red. Failure to stop the pressure could cause the red skin to ulcerate. ...Read more
Had peroneal tendon and Achilles lengthening surgery on right foot and ankle 9 weeks ago and Achilles is still sore. When can I start driving again ?
Backseat Driver: Those tendons are thick and don't have much blood supply so they take a long time to heal.Like with most surgery,rehab is the key to recovery. Are you seeing a physical therapist who can help you progressively improve your strength,flexibility and stamina?If not,get on the Google Highway and virtually drive around for the facts. But, really,you need some personalized attention with this. Patience! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Does MS symptoms in the legs stop when moving around and after getting some sleep and only start after awhile after you woke up?
When comfortable: Soon as you feel comfortable.Get a more detailed answer ›
My big boobs hurt my back after prolonged standing. will need breast reduction surgery in the future?
May be likely: If a good support bra, attention to good posture, and avoiding other things that cause back pain don't help, and your breasts are excessively large compared to the rest of your body, a breast reduction may be a blessing. Plastic surgeons offer free consultations, to discuss whether you are a candidate for surgery, what you could expect, and help assess whether your insurance will cover it. Luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Old, flat shoes never a problem before cut skin on achilles on both feet while walking. Had to stiffen my leg when walking from pain now calves hurt?
Reasons: To address the swelling, you may have to address the actual cause of the swelling. There may be reasons regarding your blood pressure or excess weight gain or other medical changes to your body that may be causing your feet and ankles to swell and may not be directly related to pathology in your foot and ankles. ...Read more
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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