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Pritesh Patel

Podiatrist (Foot and Ankle Specialist)

Dr. Pritesh Patel is a top Podiatrist (Foot and Ankle Specialist) in Boca Raton, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Pritesh Patel is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Pritesh Patel is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Pritesh Patel is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Boca Raton, Florida, Dr. Pritesh Patel is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
4 years Experience
Pritesh Patel
  • Boca Raton, Florida
  • Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

How to reduce the pain due to ankle sprain?

You can try rest, ice, compression, and elevation, along with ace warp or CAM boot. You can take over-the-counter or topical pain medication for pain, custom mold orthotic and READ MORE
You can try rest, ice, compression, and elevation, along with ace warp or CAM boot. You can take over-the-counter or topical pain medication for pain, custom mold orthotic and physical therapy with a will to treat your condition.

How are calluses treated?

Yes, Callus under your toes can be treated by trimming and you can also use urea 40% cream to keep them soft or gel to cap. If callus is occurring more often then you should be READ MORE
Yes, Callus under your toes can be treated by trimming and you can also use urea 40% cream to keep them soft or gel to cap. If callus is occurring more often then you should be evaluated by a podiatrist for further treatment.

Snapping noise and pain in heel or back of the ankle

Sounds like you are suffering from peroneal tendon dislocation. You can do a noncontras MRI of the ankle, and a supporting ankle brace can be a conservative option!

I have a recurrent problem of ingrown toenails. What should I do?

If you have a recurrent ingrown nail problem, then the best solution for you is partial nail avulsion with phenol application, which is done by a podiatrist in your area!

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

Yes, weight can be one of the factor of pain in the knee and ankle joint. Also, you should try more supportive shoes with custom mold orthotics.