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Where can I find foot doctor that can perscrib orthotics ?

Where can I find foot doctor that can perscrib orthotics ?

Podiatrist: Most podiatrists have considerable experience in recommending orthotics. You could also ask around your community to find satisfied patients and ask for a referral. ...Read more

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Dr. Payam Rafat
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Podiatry (Definition)

Podiatry (or podiatric medicine) is the field devoted to the study of, diagnosis, and medical treatment of disorders of the foot and ankle. A podiatrist is a doctor of podiatric medicine (dpm), also known as a podiatric physician or surgeon, qualified by his/her doctorate level education and residency training to diagnose and treat conditions affecting the foot, ...Read more


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Wanted to know where can I find a foot doctor that can could you help me with a reasonable price for orthotics?

Cost of orthotics: Custom orthotics are generally more expensive. They tend to cost between $300-$400. The benefit is they last longer than over the counter orthotics, which may cost $30-$40 but you must replace them somewhat often to maintain effectiveness. So the cost ends up being roughly equal if you think of it that way. Some doctors allow you to pay a little at a time (like no interest financing). ...Read more

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What medication can I get without a prescription to treat bv? And where can I find the medication?

What medication can I get without a prescription to treat bv? And where can I find the medication?

Vaginitis: No, first the bug or specific cause of the infection must be identified and then the right medication prescribed. ...Read more

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Can chronic foot pain from plantar ficisitis cause me to feel tired all the time? I went to a foot dr who recommended custom orthodics

Yes it can.: Plantar fasciitis is inflammation of the structure that connects the heel to the ball of the foot. If this is a chronic condition, your foot is inflamed and can feel tired. Custom orthotics are a means to hold the foot in the correct position and decrease the irritation that causes the inflammation - thus, if prescribed properly, can reduce the fasciitis and reduce the pain and fatigue. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how can I become a orthopedic surgeon that specializes in foot and ankle and will I have to do back surgery?

Can you tell me how can I become a orthopedic surgeon that specializes in foot and ankle and will I have to do back surgery?

See below: You need to attend medical school and then do an orthopedic residency and then a fellowship in foot and ankle surgery. You will be exposed to back surgery but may not have to do any depending on the program. ...Read more

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Plantar fascists what can you do for the pain in foot and leg / calf. Will custom custom orthotics make it go away?

Plantar fascists what can you do for the pain in foot and leg / calf. Will custom custom orthotics make it go away?

ESWT/Orthotics/Shoes: So depending on how long you have suffered from the plantar fasciitis stretching exercises can be helpful. If it is a chronic problem look into extracorporeal shock wave therapy. That combined with new shoe gear and custom orthotics have achieved the best results in my experience. ...Read more

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How can I treat heel pain that may be a spur at work?

How can I treat heel pain that may be a spur at work?

Ice : Need to see a podiatrist for diagnosis. Meanwhile, ice the area as much as possible. ...Read more

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What can I do to treat a calcaneal spur in heel?

What can I do to treat a calcaneal spur in heel?

A few things: Make sure your shoes have good cushion and support and are not excessively worn. If so, replace them. You might want to try over-the-counter arch supports. Doing runners stretches consistently can be a big help. You can also try over-the-counter antiinflammatories. If not improved, see a podiatrist who can offer prescribed medicine, physical therapy, injections, foot orthoses. Surgery is rare. ...Read more

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Can you tell me where i can get a specialised (or sports based) hypermobility knee brace?

Can you tell me where i can get a specialised (or sports based) hypermobility knee brace?

Orthotist: You should find an orthotist in your area who can not only get the brace for you but make sure its fits correctly. ...Read more

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Where can I buy pads online to help with neuroma toe pain?

Where can I buy pads online to help with neuroma toe pain?

Metatarsal pads: Amazon.Com or footsmart or silipos need evaluation with steroid injection , under supervision of a podiatrist. ...Read more

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I'm having foot pain that might be morton's neuroma. What can I do to find out?

I'm having foot pain that might be morton's neuroma. What can I do to find out?

Clinical exam by : Foot doctor is usually enough but an ultrasound or MRI would be the diagnostic tests that could be ordered to confirm the clinical exam. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about it's like to try a walking boot to treat plantar fasciitis?

Can you tell me about it's like to try a walking boot to treat plantar fasciitis?

A cam walker: Is an acceptable treatment for plantar fascitiis. I would think it would be easier to use normal shoes and use an orthotic though..,,, ...Read more

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I need help finding a doctor that will actually try to find out what is wrong i live in casper wy can anyone help? My dr is only subsiding my painhelp

I need help finding a doctor that will actually try to find out what is wrong i live in casper wy can anyone help? My dr is only subsiding my painhelp

Ask friends & family: Ask your friends & family for recommendations on doctors they like & trust. Use this website (https://www.Healthtap.Com/#expert/doctor_directory/find_a_doctor) to search for physicians close to you. ...Read more

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If I can FaceTime a doc to show my titanium implant arm and explain why I need it again, would they be able to provide my pain med prescription?

If I can FaceTime a doc to show my titanium implant arm and explain why I need it again, would they be able to provide my pain med prescription?

Unfortunately, no.: Federal and state laws limit prescription for narcotics to patients the physician has an established patient-physician relationship with. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

Dr. Libby Putnam
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Orthotics (Definition)

A orthotic is a small piece of medical equipment that braces a bone and/or joint, to keep it in a better position, either at rest, during activities, or both. Examples of orthotics are plastic ankle braces to aid recovery from an ankle sprain, arched insoles to support flat feet, ankle-foot braces to help kids with cerebral ...Read more