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Dr. Mark Richard Gorman, D.P.M.

Podiatrist (Foot and Ankle Specialist)

Dr. Mark Richard Gorman D.P.M. is a top Podiatrist (Foot and Ankle Specialist) in Glendale, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Mark Richard Gorman D.P.M. is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Mark Richard Gorman D.P.M. is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Mark Richard Gorman D.P.M. is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Glendale, AZ, Dr. Mark Richard Gorman D.P.M. is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Dr. Mark Richard Gorman, D.P.M.
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Ankle swollen, bruised feels like shooting sparks and burning?

It is not possible and unprofessional for any physician to answer a question like this without having had a complete physical examination and evaluation of your foot and ankle READ MORE
It is not possible and unprofessional for any physician to answer a question like this without having had a complete physical examination and evaluation of your foot and ankle area. It is important that you seek the proper professional care. Possibly a neurologist or an internal medicine physician, they can give you better advice and instructions.

Thank you,

Dr. Mark Warren

Toenail surgery?

This is a question that I cannot answer. This needs to be discussed with the physician. Each physician has a different post-ingrown toenail protocol. If that is what your physician READ MORE
This is a question that I cannot answer. This needs to be discussed with the physician. Each physician has a different post-ingrown toenail protocol. If that is what your physician suggested, I would proceed, or at least ask him the question.

Thank you,

Dr. Gorman

When is ankle surgery necessary?

Thank you for requesting an answer to this question. There is no way that our physician can answer this question as to when ankle surgery is needed because the physician like myself READ MORE
Thank you for requesting an answer to this question. There is no way that our physician can answer this question as to when ankle surgery is needed because the physician like myself does not have the complete history, X-rays, and complicating factors. You need to find a good foot and ankle surgeon and then have an evaluation of range of motion, ultrasound, and X-rays, and then can be discussed whether ankle surgery is necessary.

Thank you,

Dr. Gorman

What can you never do after ankle surgery?

There is absolutely no way to answer this question. This is a question you need to talk with the doctor who did the ankle surgery to tell you what you need to do and how you need READ MORE
There is absolutely no way to answer this question. This is a question you need to talk with the doctor who did the ankle surgery to tell you what you need to do and how you need to do it.

Dr. Gorman

Toenail fungus treatment that doesn't interact with warfarin?

Fungus nails need biopsy then treatment can be cosidered

What is the latest treatment for sports related foot pain?

Unfortunately, this question is impossible to answer because it is so nonspecific. You need to check with a sports management physician to give you the appropriate answer. Thank READ MORE
Unfortunately, this question is impossible to answer because it is so nonspecific. You need to check with a sports management physician to give you the appropriate answer.

Thank you,

Dr. Mark R. Gorman

Do orthopedic doctors treat ankle sprains?

Yes they do and also foot and ankle surgeons, podiatry

Leg and foot pain?

This is not a question that can be anterior over the internet. This problem needs to be checked by a physician who can evaluate and give you the most appropriate answer. Any type READ MORE
This is not a question that can be anterior over the internet. This problem needs to be checked by a physician who can evaluate and give you the most appropriate answer. Any type of answer strictly through an internet question is contra indicated and malpractice.

Thank you,

Dr. Mark Gorman

What does a pinched nerve in the foot feel like?

Thank you for this question. This question cannot be entered directly because every type of "pinched nerve" can feel different. It depends on the position, the area of the foot READ MORE
Thank you for this question. This question cannot be entered directly because every type of "pinched nerve" can feel different. It depends on the position, the area of the foot that is being irritated. You should check with your primary care doctor or of foot and ankle surgeon.
Thank you.

How long does it take your Achilles tendon to heal?

There is not an answer because we don’t know what happened to the achilles to begin with. Please check with your own physician. Most achilles do take a period of time to heal. Dr. READ MORE
There is not an answer because we don’t know what happened to the achilles to begin with. Please check with your own physician. Most achilles do take a period of time to heal.

Dr. Gornan

Quality of stitches with Lapiplasty surgery?

This is in a possible question for me to answer, since I am not in involved with this treatment or the procedure itself. You need to discuss and coordinate this with your attending READ MORE
This is in a possible question for me to answer, since I am not in involved with this treatment or the procedure itself. You need to discuss and coordinate this with your attending physician.

How do you reduce swelling after ankle dislocation?

You need to check with your treating physician as they would know the cause

When should I be concerned about heel pain?

Heel pain can come from many causes. You should check with a foot and ankle physician and get a diagnosis.

Burning sensation?

It is physically impossible to make a diagnosis or tell you exactly what is wrong. You need to be evaluated either by a foot and ankle surgeon, or a neurologist to give you an READ MORE
It is physically impossible to make a diagnosis or tell you exactly what is wrong. You need to be evaluated either by a foot and ankle surgeon, or a neurologist to give you an accurate diagnosis.

Thank you,

Dr. Gorman

Throbbing pain on the sides of my feet?

Before any answer can be given to you, you need to make an appointment with your primary care physician, or a foot and ankle surgeon so they can evaluate how your feet are working READ MORE
Before any answer can be given to you, you need to make an appointment with your primary care physician, or a foot and ankle surgeon so they can evaluate how your feet are working while you are running. Also, possibly a custom-made foot orthotic, not an over-the-counter arch support would be very beneficial and get you back to running.

Thank you,

Dr. Mark R. Gorman

Knots on the bottom of my feet?

Thank you for the picture. Those areas on the bottom of your foot need to be evaluated by a foot and ankle surgeon, and then they can tell whether that is related to any bone irritation READ MORE
Thank you for the picture. Those areas on the bottom of your foot need to be evaluated by a foot and ankle surgeon, and then they can tell whether that is related to any bone irritation underneath or if it is a growth.

Dr. Mark Gorman

Should I see an orthopedist or podiatrist for ankle pain?

A Podiatrist is a specialist in feet and ankle that is what I would suggest.

Dr. Gorman

Treating bow legs?

The answer to your question is difficult because of it needs to be a diagnosis as to what caused the bowed legs. You need to check with a foot and ankle surgeon or an orthopedic READ MORE
The answer to your question is difficult because of it needs to be a diagnosis as to what caused the bowed legs. You need to check with a foot and ankle surgeon or an orthopedic surgeon for the exact diagnosis and then physical therapy and strengthening should be helpful. Also, it might be helpful to have some custom made foot orthotics to control your walking, which would probably help the legs.

Thank you,

Dr. Gorman

Is it normal for my feet to be this cold?

If you are concerned about this, then you need to check with either a vascular surgeon or your own primary care doctor to evaluate the circulation in your feet.