Common foot complaints

There are many different types of complaints some are directly to the feet but often poor foot position also presages problems throughout your body. Your feet are not the foundation of your body for nothing.

Some examples of complaints:

Foot complaints/pain

Toe complaints/pain

  • Nerve pain, numbness or tingling sensations in the toes
  • Misalignment of the big toe joint, hump on the inside of the foot (Hallux Valgus)
  • Tingling or tingling between the third and fourth toe (Morton's Neuralgia)
  • Osteoarthritis in the big toe
  • Ingrown toenail
  • Inflamed toenail
  • Fungal nail (also called chalk nail)
  • Toes lying on top of each other
  • Corn
  • Callus formation
  • Distortion of the nails, for example, thickening or crookedness
  • Hammer toes and claw toes

Ankle complaints/pain

  • Swollen ankle
  • Thickened ankles
  • Wear and tear in the ankle (osteoarthritis in the ankle)
  • Deafness, radiation from the ankle (Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome)
  • Tilting too much inward while running (Overpronation)
  • Tilting too much outward while running (Oversupination / Underpronation)

Lower leg complaints/pain

  • Stabbing pain in the shins (Shin splints or tibial membrane inflammation)
  • Pain both lower legs on exertion (Compartment syndrome or Lodge syndrome)
  • Tired legs
  • Growing pains in children
  • Nerve pain in the legs
  • Moisture in the legs
  • Restless legs

Hip complaints/pain

  • Inner knee pain (inner knee ligament strain)
  • Exterior knee pain (outer knee ligament strain)
  • Sweaters Knee
  • Runners Knee (also known as Runner's Knee)
  • Inflammation in the knee
  • Meniscus complaints
  • Wear and tear in the knee (gonarthrosis)
  • Stabbing pain around the kneecap (Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome)
  • Hard lump under the knee (Osgood-Schlatter)

Back complaints/pain

  • Radiating and severe pain in the back (Hernia)
  • Radiating and severe pain in the back (sciatica)
  • Scoliosis
  • Wear and tear of the back (osteoarthritis)
Willeke en Wim Benerink Podoloog/Podotherapeut in Denekamp, Oldenzaal en Losser
Podologie Benerink v.o.f.
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47591 MA, Denekamp
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Locatie Oldenzaal

KroeseWevers kantoor
De Matenstraat 47
7572 BV Oldenzaal

Locatie Losser

Carint Losser
Luttersestraat 2a
7581 BV Losser

Locatie Denekamp

Gemeentehuis Denekamp Nicolaasplein 5
7591 MA Denekamp

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