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Dr. Mark William Feeman, D.O.

Physiatrist (Physical Medicine)

Dr. Mark William Feeman D.O. is a top Physiatrist (Physical Medicine) in Decatur, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Mark William Feeman D.O. is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Mark William Feeman D.O. is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Mark William Feeman D.O. is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Decatur, GA, Dr. Mark William Feeman D.O. is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
33 years Experience
Dr. Mark William Feeman, D.O.
  • Decatur, GA
  • University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

My mother's foot has been amputated due to gangrene. Is there a way to help her recover faster?

Yes, I would verify that the prosthetist made the prosthesis properly, then send you to a physical therapist he/she trusts for gait analysis and training. If that is ineffective, READ MORE
Yes, I would verify that the prosthetist made the prosthesis properly, then send you to a physical therapist he/she trusts for gait analysis and training. If that is ineffective, a psychologist may have to play a role overcoming any fear with the new prosthesis and coping with the loss of limb.

I have a lot of pain from heel spurs. What can I do?

Start with an over-the-counter heel gel insert, then put a water bottle in the freezer and, after frozen, roll it on the sore spot for 5 minutes, 4 times a day. If no help, see READ MORE
Start with an over-the-counter heel gel insert, then put a water bottle in the freezer and, after frozen, roll it on the sore spot for 5 minutes, 4 times a day. If no help, see a physiatrist or podiatrist who will order an X-ray to see the size and location of the spur and perform a steroid injection in the heel. (Make sure they give you cold spray first!) A custom insert may also be made for you.

Is there a test to diagnose nerve damage?

We would perform a nerve conduction test which consists of a series of small electric impulses to determine the speed of your nerves. If they are running slow we will have a diagnosis READ MORE
We would perform a nerve conduction test which consists of a series of small electric impulses to determine the speed of your nerves. If they are running slow we will have a diagnosis of polyneuropathy. Treatment consists of medication.

My husband has been diagnosed with tennis elbow. How long should he rest?

Tough answer as it’s based on an examination of severity, then treatment consisting of anti-inflammatories and/or injection with strap support and rest until pain free. Then, when READ MORE
Tough answer as it’s based on an examination of severity, then treatment consisting of anti-inflammatories and/or injection with strap support and rest until pain free. Then, when pain free, he needs a tennis lesson to correct his stroke so it doesn’t recur!! I can’t cure without the pro!!!!

Post joint replacement

See the PT who is experienced in post joint rehab after surgery as ordered by your orthopedist. Only if your progress stalls after 4-6 weeks, then you can be evaluated by a physiatrist READ MORE
See the PT who is experienced in post joint rehab after surgery as ordered by your orthopedist. Only if your progress stalls after 4-6 weeks, then you can be evaluated by a physiatrist for other issues that may have occurred.