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Indianapolis (317) 328-6622
Crawfordsville (765) 362-7200

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Podiatrist
Home › Our Services › Podiatrist   Podiatrist in Indianapolis & Crawfordsville, IN   A podiatrist, also called a doctor of podiatric medicine, is a specialist who provides medical diagnosis and treatment of foot and ankle problems, such as bunions, heel pain, spurs, hammertoes, neuromas, ingrown toenails, warts, corns and calluses...

Why Correcting Your Corns Involves Expert Foot Care
... Corns One of the most common foot conditions today are corns...

The Truth About Hammertoes
...As the bent area of your toe rubs against the top of your shoe, corns and calluses can form...

Are Corns Dangerous?
...So, here are the facts about corns, what they really are and what can be done about them...

Common Causes for Foot Pain
...  While there are various causes for foot pain, some of the most common causes include: plantar fasciitis bursitis bunions Achilles tendintis bone spurs flat feet arthritis stress fractures ingrown toenails corns hammertoe If your foot pain is severe, your foot is swollen, you cannot put any weight on your foot, you have a fever or diabetes or your pain is accompanied by an open wound and there are signs of an infection, you should seek immediate medical attention as soon as possible...

Bunion Be Gone!
...However, there are other ways to tell you may suffer from a bunion, including: pain or discomfort at the base of the big toe swelling at the base of the big toe redness or irritation at the base of the big toe corns or calluses toes which overlap or point toward the outside of the foot loss of mobility or range of motion of the big toe Bunion Treatment in Indianapolis, IN  Early stage bunions may only require careful monitoring and simple lifestyle changes like switching narrow shoes for a more comfortable type, to slow or stop bunion growth...

How We Can Help With Your Bunion Symptoms
... Hallus Abducto Valgus, which is when the big toe moves towards the second toe Hammertoes, Bursitis, Arthritis, and Corns and Calluses Skin over the bunion becomes thicker and more tender Causes of Bunions Bunions can be caused by several things, here are few examples: Flat feet Foot injuries Neuromuscular problems Feet have structural abnormality Pain Relief Your Indianapolis & Crawfordsville, podiatrist can show you several treatments to help relieve your bunion pain: Wear protective padding made of felt to alleviate pressure, irritation and inflammation...

What Are Hammertoes?
...If you have the condition, your toe may appear red and swollen, and you may develop corns and calluses on the top of it...

The Causes of Foot Pain
...However, there are some causes of foot pain which are more common than others, including: tendonitis achilles tendonitis sprain/fracture bunions stress fractures arthritis bursitis neuroma hammertoe/mallet toe flatfeet corns/calluses bone spur Diagnosing Foot Pain  As with most diagnostic processes, your foot doctor will request that you come into their office for a physical examination...

Diabetes and Your Feet
... If you have red spots, sore spots, blisters, corns, calluses, or consistent pain associated with wearing shoes, new proper fitted shoes must be obtained immediately...

Skin Problems
Allergies Athlete's Foot (tenia pedis) Blisters Burning Feet Calluses Corns Cysts Frostbite Fungus Gangrene Lesions Psoriasis Smelly Feet and Foot Odor Swelling Ulcers Warts

Bunions
... Removal of corns and calluses on the foot...

Claw Toe
... Corns on the top of the toe or under the ball of the foot...

Hammertoes
...People with hammertoe may have corns or calluses on the top of the middle joint of the toe or on the tip of the toe...

Spurs
...Surgery may be prescribed if spurring around the joint becomes severe or leads to recurrent pain from persistent corns...

Nail Fungus
... Use a quality foot powder (talcum, not cornstarch) in conjunction with shoes that fit well and are made of materials that breathe...

General Information and Tips
...Foot pain is caused by a wide variety of injuries, health problems or disorders, including (but not limited to): Arthritis Bone spurs Bunions Calluses Corns Flat Feet Gout Ingrown toenails Plantar fasciitis Sprains Stress fractures Warts Wearing improper shoes or extensive use of the feet...

Corns
Corns are calluses that form on the toes because of bones that push up against shoes and build up pressure on the skin...

Fungus
... Use a quality foot powder (talcum, not cornstarch) in conjunction with shoes that fit well and are made of materials that breathe...

Warts
...They are often mistaken for corns or calluses, which are layers of dead skin that build up to protect an area which is being continuously irritated...

Bunions
... Removal of corns and calluses on the foot...

Claw Toe
... Corns on the top of the toe or under the ball of the foot...

Hammertoes
...People with hammertoe may have corns or calluses on the top of the middle joint of the toe or on the tip of the toe...

Athletic Foot Care
...Added to these are common complaints such as corns, calluses and Athlete's Foot...

Corns and Calluses
Corns and calluses are protective layers of compacted, dead skin cells...

Diabetic Foot Care
... And never attempt to cut your own bunions or corns as this can lead to infection, as well...

Pedicures
...(Please contact our office if you have deep calluses or corns and need help shaving them...

Self-Assessment Quiz
... no 0   - have corns, calluses, bunions or hammertoes...

General Information
... Corns and hammertoes...

Physical Therapy
...Heel spurs, bursitis, plantar fasciitis, bunions, corns and calluses, as well as many post-operative surgical conditions, respond well to physical therapy...

Basketball
...Not enough room can lead to blisters, corns, and calluses...

Jogging and Running
... The most common foot problems associated with jogging or running are blisters, corns, calluses, Athlete's Foot, shin splints, Achilles tendonitis, and plantar fasciitis...

Getting a Proper Fit
...Shoes that do not fit properly can cause bunions, corns, calluses, hammertoes and other disabling foot disorders...

Fitness And Your Feet
... The following are common ailments caused by improper foot care during exercise: Athlete's foot; Blisters; Corns and calluses; and Heel pain (including heel spurs)...

Walking and Your Feet
...The most common foot problems are blisters, corns, calluses, and plantar fasciitis...