Foot Problems

Arthritic Bunion
  • Joint pain
  • Little to no movement of the joint
  • Red bump on top of foot due to shoe pressure
Bunion
  • Bony bump near the joint at the base of the big toe
  • Joint redness
  • Joint pain
  • Skin irritation over the bump
Common Nail Problems
  • Fungus Nails
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Ingrown Nails
Cracks And Fissures
  • Breaks in the skin
  • Bacterial or fungal infection from excessively moist skin
  • Drainage
  • Redness
Fungal Problems
  • Itching
  • Inflamed areas between the toes & sides of feet
  • Moist reddened scales or blisters between the toes
Ganglion
  • Fluid-filled swelling of a joint or tendon
  • Tingling
  • Numbness
  • May have pain in the joint area
Gout
  • Intense pain in one or more joints
  • Redness, swelling and warmth over the joint
  • Pain in the middle of the night
  • Pain upon rising in the morning
Hammer Toe
  • Foot pain
  • Callus or corn formation on the sole of the foot
  • Corn formation on the top of the affected toe
Heel Pain / Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pain & stiffness in heel with first step in the morning
  • Pain may improve, but usually returns
Neuromas
  • Numbness, burning and tingling
  • Symptoms aggravated by walking in shoes
  • Pain is not relieved by rest
Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Sensory nerves are damaged
  • Numbness
  • Burning or pins & needles sensation
Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • Leg cramps while walking or climbing stairs
  • Pain is not relieved by rest
  • Numbness, burning or weakness in the legs
  • Loss of hair on legs
Pressure Ulcers
  • Redness of the skin
  • Blistering
  • Open wound that drains fluids
Flat Feet
  • Pain when walking
  • Awkwardness when walking
  • Fatigue, pain, or stiffness in the ankles, knees, hips and lower back
Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Similar to Carpel Tunnel Syndrome
  • Occasionally misdiagnosed as Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pain at night
  • Tingling, burning sensation in the ankle, heel, arch, toes and even into the calf
Tendonitis
  • Pain at the instep of the foot
  • Burning, tingling, shooting or stabbing pain
  • Instep may appear inflamed
  • Instep may have pronounced flat foot deformity
Warts
  • Small black dot in center of wart
  • Sensation of lump under the foot
  • Firm warty lesions with tiny pinpoint dark spots
  • Smooth surface with gray-yellow or brown color