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Runner. High arches. I find my hip flexor and soleus muscles hypertrophied. Can anyone relate foot structure to biomechanics?

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In brief: Yes...

See a local podiatrist.
We are all trained in this type of diagnosis and treatments.

In brief: Yes...

See a local podiatrist.
We are all trained in this type of diagnosis and treatments.
Dr. David Hettinger
Dr. David Hettinger
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Dr. Bertrand Kaper
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction
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In brief: See an orthopaedist

High arches themselves are common and do not necessarily correlate with problems.
Consult with an orthopaedic surgeon and consider an evaluation with a physical therapist to see with their are aspects of your running style that need modifications.

In brief: See an orthopaedist

High arches themselves are common and do not necessarily correlate with problems.
Consult with an orthopaedic surgeon and consider an evaluation with a physical therapist to see with their are aspects of your running style that need modifications.
Dr. Bertrand Kaper
Dr. Bertrand Kaper
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