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Dr. Jonathan Mark Kletz, DPM

Podiatrist (Foot and Ankle Specialist)

Dr. Jonathan Kletz is a podiatrist practicing in Dallas, TX. Dr. Kletz is a medical doctor specializing in the treatment of the foot , ankle and related parts of the leg. As a podiatrist, Dr. Kletz diagnoses and treats conditions of the feet. The feet are key body parts that give a person stability, absorb shock, allow for walking and standing and are necessary for overall well-being. So, the feet need expert care. Podiatrists can specialize in surgery, wound care, sports medicine, diabetic care and pediatrics.
Dr. Jonathan Mark Kletz, DPM
  • Dallas, TX
  • Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

Can I run with flat feet?

Probably the best treatment, that is conservative is getting some type of custom-made orthotic. This can help reduce stress on your feet and any discomfort when you're running READ MORE
Probably the best treatment, that is conservative is getting some type of custom-made orthotic. This can help reduce stress on your feet and any discomfort when you're running or dancing.

My mother is diabetic and has thick nail growth in her feet. How can we cut them while avoiding injury?

My suggestion is to have a podiatrist trimmed the nails so that there is less likely of injury to the skin and reduce chances of developing infection.

Is my ankle sprained?

I recommend that you get your ankle evaluated by a podiatrist

There is a feeling of discomfort in my right foot. What could this be?

It could be inflammation of a tendon or ligament. It could also be stress on joints.

What to do for swollen feet?

Support hose might be beneficial to help reducing her swelling. Swelling could also be coming from other issues such as circulation, hard-core kidney. I would speak with primary READ MORE
Support hose might be beneficial to help reducing her swelling. Swelling could also be coming from other issues such as circulation, hard-core kidney. I would speak with primary care physician prior to trying support hose.

I have a painful, swollen ankle following an injury. What to do?

I would recommend you see a physician to get an X-ray and have your ankle evaluated.

Could weight be a contributing factor for ankle and knee pain?

Weight could be one factor contributing to your pai. There are many other factors that could be contributing to your ankle and knee pain, as well. Recommend you get evaluated by READ MORE
Weight could be one factor contributing to your pai. There are many other factors that could be contributing to your ankle and knee pain, as well. Recommend you get evaluated by your physician.

Do heel bone fractures require surgery?

It depends if the fracture is displaced. Sometimes, X-ray findings lag behind the actual healing. MRI or CT scan can be performed as well to evaluate fracture. Also, bone stimulators READ MORE
It depends if the fracture is displaced. Sometimes, X-ray findings lag behind the actual healing. MRI or CT scan can be performed as well to evaluate fracture. Also, bone stimulators can help heal fractures as well.

How to reduce the pain due to ankle sprain?

Recommend that you get an X-ray to rule out a fracture. Also, get ankle evaluated for ligament damage.
Dr. Kletz

I have a corn in my foot. Can corn cap remove that?

A corn cap can reduce pressure on toe, but will not remove corn. Surgery is usually required.


Why am I experiencing ankle pain after two years of arthroscopic surgery?

There could be many reasons why you're experiencing ankle pain 2 years after arthroscopic surgery. It could be that the initial problem returned. It could also be that another READ MORE
There could be many reasons why you're experiencing ankle pain 2 years after arthroscopic surgery. It could be that the initial problem returned. It could also be that another issue has developed. Recommend going back to see the physician that performed arthroscopic surgery for evaluation.

What's this feeling on the bottom of my toe?

This feeling could be an irritated nerve. Neuritis can cause and sensations such as a prickly feeling. Somewhere along the nerve root. There could be an irritation or pressure READ MORE
This feeling could be an irritated nerve. Neuritis can cause and sensations such as a prickly feeling. Somewhere along the nerve root. There could be an irritation or pressure point creating this symptom. Sometimes nerve conduction study can be performed on nerves..


Best wishes.


Dr. Jonathan Kletz

Dull pain in my big toe with no presumed cause, what is it?

It could be early arthritis or some other type of joint inflammation. I would recommend an x ray.

Do store orthotics work?

Yes, store bought orthotics can be beneficial. Several kinds for different reasons. Best is to consult your podiatrist so that you can be directed to which type of store bought READ MORE
Yes, store bought orthotics can be beneficial. Several kinds for different reasons. Best is to consult your podiatrist so that you can be directed to which type of store bought orthotics could be most beneficial.

Dr. Kletz

Ingrown toenail surgery now have thick ridged nails

The changes in your toenail are consistent with a possible fungal infection. Fungal infections can occur in a nail plate following ingrowing toenail procedures which causes READ MORE
The changes in your toenail are consistent with a possible fungal infection. Fungal infections can occur in a nail plate following ingrowing toenail procedures which causes nail to become discolored, thick and sometimes with ridges. The best way to determine if it is a fungus is to have a biopsy of the nail plate to determine if there is a fungus. If there is a fungus it can be treated with topical medication, oral medication or laser.