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Foot Pain and Weight Gain :: Podiatry in Maryland :: Podiatrist Tips

Watch Dr. Mikel Daniels of We Treat Feet on ABC News as he explains how foot problems can cause weight gain.

Dr. Mikel Daniels

At We Treat Feet, Dr. Daniels offers the latest techniques in foot and ankle surgery, including postoperative pain buster pumps, minimally invasive foot surgery, and the removal of painful skin lesions (corns and calluses).

New research shows that foot problems can lead to weight gain. Why? The study found that 72% of people do not exercise because their feet hurt. Dr. Daniels offers several solutions, including:

  1. Low Impact Exercise: There are plenty of exercise options that do not cause unneeded stress on your foot, such as swimming, bicycling, and upper body weights.
  2. Have the Problem Identified: There are many causes of foot pain. Having the problem identified and fixed can be the first step to a life free of foot pain. That is where We Treat Feet can help! At We Treat Feet, our physician team is well trained and highly skilled, offering treatments for people of all ages, from infants to seniors.

If you have any other questions or wish to schedule an appointment, contact We Treat Feet Podiatry by clicking here to view our various locations and phone numbers!

We Treat Feet! That’s what we do. From the simplest nail problems, to the most complex foot deformities, we provide exceptional care in a kind and compassionate manner. We offer board certified physicians that have spent years learning the intricate structures and functions of the human foot and ankle. No knees or elbows here, only the best foot and ankle care available in Maryland.

From heel pain, bunions, Sports medicine injuries, broken bones, neuromas, hammertoes, and flatfeet to Achilles tendon problems, we have the most modern technology available to help you, including digital x-ray, diagnostic ultrasound, and vascular testing equipment.

Our physician team offers treatments for people of all ages, from infants to seniors. No foot is too big, no problem is too big, because remember, We Treat Feet!

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