What Causes Foot Pain?

Feet carry the weight of a person and are put under great strain each and every day. Many conditions or issues can be to blame for foot pain such as:

Foot pain
Foot pain

What Should I Do to Prevent Foot Pain?

There are simple techniques and choices which can help prevent pain, injury, and other issues which include:

  • Get to or maintain a healthy weight for your height.
  • Wear proper and supportive footwear, when exercising or playing sports.
  • Avoid wearing flip-flops too much because they donโ€™t provide enough protection or support.
  • Avoid pointed toe shoes because they can put pressure on feet and toes.
  • Wear supportive, cushioning shoes, especially if you stand a lot.
  • Avoid walking around barefoot.

When Should I See the Doctor?

  • You see observe of infection such as red streaks, pain, swelling, fever, pus, or warmth at the site
  • Your foot problem does not improve
  • Your foot becomes pale, white, blue, or cold
  • You cannot move your foot or stand
  • Your foot is twisted or deformed
  • Your foot is numb or tingling
  • You have bruises which last longer than a few days

If you experience a foot-related emergency, proceed to the ER or call 911 immediately. We are your New Port Richey Foot pain specialist. Call us at 727-842-9504 to make an appointment. Dr. Zafar will sit down with you and discuss options to proceed with.

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