Learn More About Foot Pain in September

September is Pain Awareness Month. A recent study determined that more than half of the Americans surveyed had experienced foot pain. Are you one of them? This discomfort can seriously impact your life, temporarily restricting activities. Left unaddressed, chronic foot pain can lead to a sedentary lifestyle contributing to further health issues. The good news is that a podiatrist like Cook County foot doctor Dr. Stavros O. Alexopoulos is a medical expert able to diagnose and treat foot pain and all illnesses and injuries to the feet, ankles, or lower legs.

There are as many causes for foot pain as feet, but some issues commonly cause discomfort. Are you familiar with any of these?

When it comes to treating foot pain, your podiatrist has a wide range of options and will carefully choose the most appropriate one for you. Depending on the diagnosis, common approaches include:

Are you worried about foot pain, or do you have another concern about the health and wellness of feet, ankles, or lower legs? It’s time for a visit with your podiatrist. Call the friendly My Chicago Foot Expert staff at (773) 561-8100 or click here to schedule an appointment with Stavros O. Alexopoulos, DPM, in today's modern, comfortable Ravenswood office.

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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