Common Foot Problems:

 

 

Doctor Montoya is a foot & Ankle surgeon specializing in treating the most common foot problems.

From foot surgery to the most innovative non-invasive surgical procedures, Doctor Montoya uses the most efficient, modern techniques.


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When to see one of our doctors?

You should make an appointment with one of our podiatrists if you experience any of the following symptoms:

  • You experience long-lasting pain in your feet or ankles.

  • You notice obvious changes to your nails or skin

  • The skin on your feet is significantly cracking, scaling, or peeling.

  • You see blisters developing on your feet.

  • You believe you may have a bacterial infection, including:

    • Increased pain, swelling, redness, tenderness, or heat.

    • Red line extending from the affected area.

    • Discharge of pus.

    • Fever of 100°F (37.78°C) or higher with no other cause.

    • Symptoms that do not improve after two weeks of treatment with a non-prescription product.

    • Spreading of the infection to other areas, such as the nail bed, or skin under the nail, the nail itself, or the surrounding skin.

  • You feel discomfort due to the thickening of your toenail.

  • You experience heel pain as well as a fever, redness, numbness or tingling in your heel, or persistent pain even when you're not walking, or the pain does not improve after applying ice, taking aspirin, (or ibuprofen or acetaminophen).

  • You have diabetes or a disease involving poor circulation. People with diabetes are at increased risk for a severe bacterial infection of the foot and leg if they have athlete's foot.