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1704, 2018

Plantar Plate Tears and Sprains Can Heal Without Surgery

By |April 17th, 2018|Foot/Heel Injuries, Running Injuries, Sports Injuries|0 Comments

I recently interviewed a new patient who had a 3 month history of pain in the ball of her foot near where the second toe meets the foot.   In anatomy speak we call this the Metatarsal region.  She str [...]

902, 2018

Dr. Allen help! My foot hurts and my doctor’s are not helping!!

By |February 9th, 2018|Foot/Heel Injuries, Running Injuries, Sports Injuries|0 Comments

Dr. Allen, I have had pain in 2nd inter-digital space/metatarsal head for almost two years now. I have bunions outside both my little toes and currently run in Altra shoes to accommodate the space nee [...]

912, 2015

Metatarsalgia is Pain in the Ball of your Foot

By |December 9th, 2015|Foot/Heel Injuries, Running Injuries, Sports Injuries|4 Comments

Pain in the Ball of the Foot = Metatarsalgia  Pain in the ball of your foot is usually referred to as “Metatarsalgia”. In Latin, the word Metatarsal is used to describe the region of the foot that is [...]