31 doctors weighed in:
If I have a sore toe, do I go to podiatry?
31 doctors weighed in

11 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
A podiatrist would be your first choice.

In brief: Yes
A podiatrist would be your first choice.
Dr. Eric Trattner
Dr. Eric Trattner
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Dr. David Tobin
Podiatry
6 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Podiatrists specialize in medial and surgical treatment of foot and ankle (and toes)

In brief: Yes
Podiatrists specialize in medial and surgical treatment of foot and ankle (and toes)
Dr. David Tobin
Dr. David Tobin
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5 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
A podiatrisr should be able to help you.

In brief: Yes
A podiatrisr should be able to help you.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry
3 doctors agree
In brief: A podiatrist
Specializes in all forms of foot care and would be happy to help you wityh your condition.

In brief: A podiatrist
Specializes in all forms of foot care and would be happy to help you wityh your condition.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
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3 doctors agree
In brief: Sore toe
I would recommend you consult with a podiatrist if you have a sore toe.

In brief: Sore toe
I would recommend you consult with a podiatrist if you have a sore toe.
Dr. Noahleen Betts
Dr. Noahleen Betts
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Dr. Sanjay Patel
Podiatry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
anything that occurs in the foot, you should seek help from a podiatrist

In brief: Yes
anything that occurs in the foot, you should seek help from a podiatrist
Dr. Sanjay Patel
Dr. Sanjay Patel
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Your primary
Care doctor may be able to help you also.

In brief: Your primary
Care doctor may be able to help you also.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology
In brief: Foot doctor
Yes, you can certainly see a foot doctor. If it is more convenient to see your primary care doc you can do that as an alternative.
He/she may refer you however. Peace and good health.

In brief: Foot doctor
Yes, you can certainly see a foot doctor. If it is more convenient to see your primary care doc you can do that as an alternative.
He/she may refer you however. Peace and good health.
Dr. Bernard Seif
Dr. Bernard Seif
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In brief: Yes
Yes make an appointment to see a podiatrist

In brief: Yes
Yes make an appointment to see a podiatrist
Dr. Kostadinka Skandeva
Dr. Kostadinka Skandeva
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In brief: Yes
A podiatric physician can evaluate the cause of the toe pain

In brief: Yes
A podiatric physician can evaluate the cause of the toe pain
Dr. Rajeev Sehgal
Dr. Rajeev Sehgal
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Dr. Ali Elkhalil
Podiatry
In brief: No
Go see a brain surgeon

In brief: No
Go see a brain surgeon
Dr. Ali Elkhalil
Dr. Ali Elkhalil
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In brief: Yes
A podiatrist is a specialist in the foot and ankle.

In brief: Yes
A podiatrist is a specialist in the foot and ankle.
Dr. Nima Moghaddas
Dr. Nima Moghaddas
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In brief: Yes
That's what they do all day

In brief: Yes
That's what they do all day
Dr. Richard Taddeo
Dr. Richard Taddeo
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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry
In brief: Yes
A podiatrist is qualified by his or her education and training to diagnose and treat conditions affecting the foot, ankle, and related structures of the leg.
Podiatrists are uniquely qualified among medical professionals to treat the foot and ankle based on their education, training, and experience.

In brief: Yes
A podiatrist is qualified by his or her education and training to diagnose and treat conditions affecting the foot, ankle, and related structures of the leg.
Podiatrists are uniquely qualified among medical professionals to treat the foot and ankle based on their education, training, and experience.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Dr. Payam Rafat
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