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Why Does the Top of My Foot Hurt?

Why Does the Top of My Foot Hurt

While having pain and swelling on the top of your foot may not be as common as some other foot and ankle injuries, there are many conditions that can directly or indirectly cause pain and discomfort on the top of the foot making everyday activities difficult or impossible. Top of the foot pain can radiate from other parts of the foot, so be sure to see your foot doctor for an accurate diagnosis. 

Some of the more common causes of pain on the top of your foot include the following:

If you have pain and discomfort on the top of your foot, see your foot doctor for the proper diagnosis and treatment protocols. Dr. Scott Nelson of Foot and Ankle Medical Clinic in Garland, TX (county of Dallas), is a board-certified and highly experienced podiatrist who has helped people suffering from all types of foot and ankle injuries and deformities. From bunions to diabetic foot problems, sports injuries, and fungal nails, you can trust that Dr. Nelson and his staff are wholeheartedly devoted to your foot health. Please contact our office with any questions you may have or to schedule an appointment by calling 972-414-9800.

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