Foot Doctors Boulder City NV

Not all foot pain is the result of activity or injury. Some people are born with hereditary foot conditions or have genetically-determined conditions appear later in life. These problems typically afflict bones, tendons or nerves.

Dr. David Krulewitz
(702) 514-7010
893 Adams Blvd
Boulder City, NV
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Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Diabetic Shoes, Foot Orthotics, Foot Pain, Podiatric Deformities, Podiatric Disorder Treatment, Podiatric Orthopedics, Podiatric Paralytic Treatment, Podiatric Sports Therapy, Podiatric Surgery, Podiatrists

Dr.LAP CHI CHOW
(702) 407-2548
8955 S Pecos Rd # 2B
Henderson, NV
Gender
M
Speciality
Podiatrist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Dr.Gerald Torgesen
(702) 456-3668
10561 Jeffreys Street #110
Henderson, NV
Gender
M
Speciality
Podiatrist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Dr.MIKE KOOYMAN
(702) 565-6641
2649 W Horizon Ridge Pkwy #100
Henderson, NV
Gender
M
Speciality
Podiatrist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Sunset Medical Foot Center - Irvin A Lee DPM
(702) 435-7987
600 Whitney Ranch Drive, #C13
Henderson, NV
 
Dr.Irvin Lee
(702) 435-7987
600 Whitney Ranch Drive
Henderson, NV
Gender
M
Speciality
Podiatrist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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4.5, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Dr.STUART FELDMAN
(702) 407-2548
8955 S Pecos Rd # 2B
Henderson, NV
Gender
M
Speciality
Podiatrist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Dr.PHILIP LARSEN
(702) 456-3668
10001 S Eastern Ave # 401
Henderson, NV
Gender
M
Speciality
Podiatrist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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4.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Dr.JAMESON NOORDA
(702) 456-1441
4660 South Eastern Avenue #106
Las Vegas, NV
Gender
M
Speciality
Podiatrist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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3.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Kenneth E. Fatkin, DPM
(702) 493-0610
(HOME)1688SantiagoDr.
Henderson, NV
 
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Foot Genetics

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Foot Genetics

Identifying the problem is the first step to good foot health

Not all foot pain is the result of activity or injury. Some people are born with hereditary foot conditions or have genetically-determined conditions appear later in life. These problems typically afflict bones, tendons or nerves.

Pes planus

Being flat-footed means having no arch on the bottom of your foot. It can be hereditary or a side effect of disease. Not everyone experiences significant pain from this condition, but if you do, your doctor may recommend orthotics or other treatments.

Type 1 diabetes

This type of diabetes becomes active in childhood. Diabetics need to be careful with their feet. Nerve damage can make the feet less sensitive. In turn, this makes it easier to injure them and harder to notice when they’ve become injured. When left untreated, injuries can progress into full-blown disease. The result can be loss of an extremity.

Bunions

These can form as the result of injury, arthritis or consistent mistreatment of feet (always wearing shoes that don’t fit properly, for example, which is the reason it afflicts more women than men). But you can also be genetically predisposed to bunion development. A bunion is a swelling at the base of the big toe. The foot will visibly protrude at this point, and other toes may be pushed out of alignment as well. Bunions can be very painful and affect your ability to walk with a natural gait.

There are numerous, uncommon genetic disorders that include foot-related symptoms. For example, hereditary spastic paraplegia (HSP) is a progressive nerve disease that manifests as weakness and spasticity in the lower limbs (HSP sufferers may have pes cavus - high-arched feet - as well). Most people with high-arched feet are born with them. This condition is associated with foot ailments such as hammertoes, claw toes, tendinitis and others. Then there’s tarsal coalition, which affects 1 percent of the populace, according to eOrthopo...

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