Ganglion Cysts on Your Feet

What is a ganglion cyst?

A ganglion cyst is a fluid-filled growth that can form anywhere on the body. Typically, they grow under the skin or on joints, bones, and ligaments. On the feet, they develop as benign soft-tissue growths, often on the tops of your feet. They can grow into different sizes and can form as a result of abnormal pressure or significant trauma to your feet.

What are the symptoms?

Ganglion cysts can cause the following symptoms

Treatment for this condition includes:

Here at Stavros O. Alexopoulos, DPM, our foot doctor Dr. Stavros O. Alexopoulos will provide your feet with the armor necessary to prevent ganglion cysts from occurring on your feet again. If your feet need relief from ganglion cysts, please contact us to make an appointment today! Our office is conveniently located in Chicago, Illinois and we look forward providing your feet the comfort they deserve. Need more information? Check out our Patient Education Library!

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Stavros Alexopoulos One of Chicago’s top podiatrists, Stavros Alexopoulos, DPM, treats routine to complex foot and ankle issues. Dr. Alexopoulos is currently accepting new patients at My Chicago Foot Expert located near Ravenswood, North Park, and Jefferson Park.

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