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... the heal bone being cut and moved. I don't think my result was ideal but I have to make the best of it and that's what I'm doing, but it certainly has delayed my action with scheduling my other foot, which I one day need to do. ... (17 replies)
... You are smart addressing this now before it gets worse. Definitely go for a second opinion. I too had flat feet all my life and never had problems until many years later. I was told to wear orthotics but hated the way they felt as they were too rigid. ... (12 replies)
... at I had an extra bone in my instep. My other foot also has it. In short, I was born with this, and over the years caused my arches to fall. I tried orthotics for 2 yrs to avoid the surgery my doc said I needed. 2 yrs ago I only had pain in the arch of my right foot. ... (2 replies)

... I am assuming you are referring to heels. I strongly suggest you wear sneakers or flats and that you don't wear heels except on very special occasions. Look for something with good arch support. ... (7 replies)
... The best thing is to see a foot and ankle specialized orthopedist. Other doctors do not know as much. ... (3 replies)
... I understand your concern for your daughter, and you are doing the right thing by getting multiple opinions. I agree with Titchou, skip the podiatrist and go for the Orthopedic Surgeons that are in the best Ankle and Foot Clinics around. ... (12 replies)
... t a year ago she complained about pain so I took her to a Pod. This pod made orthotics and had her do PT before recommending surgery. He sent us to another pod for the surgery as he didn't do many surgeries on flat feet. I have an appt for a 2nd opinion with another Pod on Thursday. ... (35 replies)
... Sorry to hear you are having problems so young in life. First thing is definitely do not run barefoot with this problem.. ... (11 replies)
... Hello, I am 19 years old and I have flexible flat feet where my ankles rolls inwards. I really understand what you are going through, and what it's like to have problem with your feet. ... (12 replies)
... This is the best thing I have ever found since struggling with flat feet. I am 24 and was born with flat feet. It has gotten so bad within the past year. I cannot believe how my life has changed. I can not engage into any form of activities. ... (27 replies)
... This is the best thing I have ever found since struggling with flat feet. I am 24 and was born with flat feet. It has gotten so bad within the past year. I cannot believe how my life has changed. I can not engage into any form of activities. ... (4 replies)
... I tried that when i was younger and every thing was okay, but after dance classses for a few years messed my foot up even more. ... (29 replies)
... Hi! I had the SAME problem, and I ended up having surgery on both my feet. I too went to MANY surgeons until I found one that I liked, with the best procedure. I decided against an orthopedic surgeon, as they tended to have more invasive procedures. ... (17 replies)
... This will be a long recovery. The thing is, is that when they fuse the subtalar joint, this keeps your foot from rolling inward. ... (7 replies)
... I've had flexible flat feet my whole life as well. I had corrective surgery about two years ago.. which if you would like to research my past postings you'll see.. it's NO small thing. ... (15 replies)
... There are a number of different conditions that create "flat feet" which are congenital, so the best thing would be to visit an orthopedic surgeon ti determine exactly what your is. The surgery is different for different causes. ... (3 replies)
Flat foot surgery
Oct 17, 2016
... elped a little bit bit. The podiatrist I was seeing moved with no notice and when the pain came back I went to see a foot and ankle ortho. Was told I have severe flat feet, PTTD, extra bones in my feet and a few other foot issues with the flat feet being the main problem. ... (3 replies)
... ad a guy there who was the one I hired. To answer your question as to where I had pain in my big join after surgery, I did not. Actually, I had NO pain, except for the first day. I had to stay in the hospital one night and the dr. prescribed something, which was fine. I came home and three the blasted pills out. ... (14 replies)
... The doctor said I had no arch at all in both my feet. It said he would rate my flat feet about a 7 out of 10 with 10 being the worst. There were a few reasons I had this procedure done. ... (15 replies)
Plantar fasciitis
Sep 20, 2012
... I have also had p.f. and the best thing for it is to stretch it. Once you stretch it, it should do you the world of good. Inserts are the worst thing in the world for it because they make the muscles in your feet weak. They are a money maker for the podiatrists and I speak from experience. ... (6 replies)


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