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Do the bottom of your feet itch?

Itching on the bottom of the feet has a variety of possible causes. Walking barefoot and wearing sweaty shoes make the feet susceptible to some disorders that cause itching. Other causes, such as diabetes and athletes’ foot may also cause itching on the bottom of the feet. Dr. Drezner can evaluate your itchy feet to determine the cause and appropriate treatment. Call him at 610-678-2776

Bone Facts

The foot and ankle contain: 26 bones (One-quarter of the bones in the human body are in the feet.); 33 joints; more than 100 muscles, tendons and ligaments (Tendons are fibrous tissues that connect muscles to bones and ligaments are fibrous tissues that connect bones to other bones.

Morton’s Neuroma

A Morton’s neuroma may feel like a pebble in a shoe or a fold in a sock. There may be sharp, burning pain or numbness in the ball of the foot or toes.