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Dr. Jeffrey M. Mackler, DPM

Podiatrist (Foot and Ankle Specialist)

Dr. Jeffrey M Mackler DPM is a top Podiatrist (Foot and Ankle Specialist) in Bolingbrook, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Jeffrey M Mackler DPM is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Jeffrey M Mackler DPM is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Jeffrey M Mackler DPM is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Bolingbrook, IL, Dr. Jeffrey M Mackler DPM is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Dr. Jeffrey M. Mackler, DPM
  • Bolingbrook, IL
  • Accepting new patients

I have a strange pain in the bottom of my feet. What could be the reason for this?

Sharp pain usually suggests a nerve irritation. A Podiatrist should be able to determine which nerve and treat the issue.

Could foot odor be a sign of an infection?

Most of the time the odor comes from excessive sweating of the feet. See a Podiatrist and they can give you a prescription for formalin in rose water. Works great for the sweating READ MORE
Most of the time the odor comes from excessive sweating of the feet. See a Podiatrist and they can give you a prescription for formalin in rose water. Works great for the sweating and odor

My legs and feet become very heavy during my periods. What is the connection and how can I manage the pain better?

Probably water retention. Talk to your primary physician about possible medication to address water retention.

Can bath salts help in treating heel pain?

I have seen that help.. but saying that I don’t think that is the long term answer. See your local Podiatrist for an exam

Why do I have flat feet?

You foot type is mostly determined by your heredity factors. Orthotics are the way to go. See your local Podiatrist

Why could my feet be so itchy?

Possible athletes feet. Over the counter anti-fungal may help. If not after 1 week

How can I control the bad smell from my feet?

You want to go to a Podiatrist and get a RX for 10%solution of formalin in rose water. Works great

Is dipping feet in hot water with Epsom salt supposed to help my heel spurs?

It is more likely you have plantar fasciitis. Better to see a Podiatrist for the condition. You can try ice and Motrin and stretching exercises. A Podiatrist can get you orthotics READ MORE
It is more likely you have plantar fasciitis. Better to see a Podiatrist for the condition. You can try ice and Motrin and stretching exercises. A Podiatrist can get you orthotics and physical therapy. The spur does not cause the pain it is the plantar fascia