As the foundation for your lower body’s movement, the foot and its numerous bones, ligaments, tendons, and muscles can be a source of significant joint pain.
Often associated with inappropriate footwear or poor alignment, pain in the foot is most commonly associated with trauma, such as a fracture; disease, such as osteoarthritis; deformities, such as bunions; or stress injuries.
If you are experiencing any of the following foot pain symptoms, it may be time to visit with a foot specialist.
- Numbness in the foot
- Pain in the heel, ball, or arch of the foot
- Inability to perform daily activities without foot pain
- Change in sensation or color of skin or toenail
- Swelling or tenderness
- If the afflicted area looks deformed or if you have lost function
A consultation with a foot doctor is the best way to differentiate between a severe foot condition and minor foot injury.
At Middle Georgia Orthopaedics, we understand that foot pain can have a significant impact on your daily life, and we will work with you to develop a treatment plan specific to your needs.
Our foot experts know that proper diagnosis is paramount in determining the most effective treatment plan for your individual condition.
To consult with one of our foot doctors at Middle Georgia Orthopaedics, please request an appointment online or call (478) 953-4563.
Why choose Middle Georgia Orthopaedics?
Our foot surgeons and doctors at Middle Georgia Orthopaedics completed additional training specifically in the foot and ankle. With this advanced training, our foot and ankle surgeons and doctors, Dr. K. Scott Malone, Dr. William Wiley, Dr. Jeffrey Easom, Dr. Derrick Phillips, and Dr. David Wiley, have the experience and expertise to assess, diagnose, and treat your foot injury or condition individually to your needs.
To consult with one of our foot and ankle surgeons or doctors, please request an appointment online or call (478) 953-4563.