Medical City Dallas

Baylor, Scott & White Plano


Leave Your Ball of the Foot Pain Behind

With so many entertainment options in the city, it would be a shame to let ball of foot pain and sore feet keep you from enjoying fantastic local programs like Late Nights at the Dallas Museum of Art. Giving Dallas, TX residents and visitors a real treat every third Friday of the month, the DMA stays open until midnight and offers concerts, readings, performances, tours, film screenings, and more. It gets better, though: there’s no museum entry charge! (Well, some exhibitions do require an admission ticket.)

In spite of the amazing price tag for the experience, you likely will not feel inclined to take a trip to the DMA when you are living with forefoot pain that accompanies metatarsalgia. This condition has an array of causes, including:

  • Intense activity like running
  • Poorly-fitting shoes
  • Excess weight
  • Stress fractures

For a majority of cases, conservative treatment proves to be rather effective for dealing with this ailment. Some tips to help are:
Walk Comfortably Without Metatarsalgia

  • Resting your foot and avoiding stress that can lead to further injury. This will likely mean giving up running and various other sports for a while, but you can use the time to start low-impact activities like cycling or swimming. Once you are at full health, keep the low-impact exercises as part of your routine for injury prevention and greater overall fitness.
  • Arch supports, especially custom-prepared orthotics from our office, can help reduce stress on your metatarsal bones.
  • Shoes that offer adequate support and are intended for your stride, foot type, and the physical activities you perform can help with this condition.
  • Let our foot specialists provide extra cushioning for your sore feet with the use of injectable dermal fillers to protect them. We will determine the cause of your pain and discomfort and evaluate if this option can help.  If so, we use FDA-approved biodegradable fillers to enhance your natural conditioning. This therapy can provide help for potentially up to one year, without posing the risk of major complications.

When you experience the ball of foot pain that accompanies metatarsalgia, schedule an appointment with our office for an evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment. Dallas Podiatry Works proudly serves patients from the Dallas, Plano, and Coppell, TX communities with first-class podiatric services. When you need the best in foot care, call us toll-free at 972.566.7474. We also have a convenient online form so you can contact us today!

"I did 3 EPAT treatments and it gave me tremendous relief from my plantar fasciitis. I highly recommend this for anyone who is dealing with PF. Also, the physical therapist Dr. Brook sent me too is fantastic. I am definitely on the mend and so glad I did EPAT."- All H. 5 star all h
"Dr Northcutt is a fantastic physician. My first surgery with him (although painful), went very well. A couple of issues (with his staff) needed to be corrected, I appreciated his calm and professional demeanor and he corrected those issues promptly. He sets the bar high (the mark of a great physician), and that is the key reason why I'm coming back to him to correct my other foot. I would highly recommend him."- She B. 5 star
"The staff at Dallas Podiatry Works could not have been more courteous, helpful, and professional in doing their job. They made me feel comfortable when I was there, which is certainly appreciated. They answered all the questions that I had and just made each visit the most pleasurable that it could be. I would highly recommend them to anyone needing this type of care."- Joseph B. 5 star
"My experience was a good one from pre-op to post -op. I saw the doctor right before my surgery.He explained the process to me and my husband. The recovery nurse was great. It was neither crowded or chaotic as some day surgery centers. My foot is doing well as I follow instructions. I look forward to my one week progress visit!"- Patricia T.5 star
"I had dealt with a painful foot problem for five months and had seen three different Doctors before seeing an article in D Magazine about Dr. Joel Brook. Dr. Brook took one look at my foot, explained the causes for my pain and set me up on a successful treatment plan. He is very knowledgeable, thorough and exhibits a caring attitude. I highly recommend him."- Ginger W. 5 star
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