Mortons Neuroma

Gold Coast Neuroma Treatment

Mortons Neuroma Treatment

Do you have ball of the foot pain? does it feel like you have a stone in your shoe, or numbness and tingling in your toes? If so you could have a Neuroma. A neuroma is an enlargement of the nerve sheath that causes an increase in pressure and therefore symtoms associated with nervous tissue.

Book an appointment today at one of our gold coast clinics so you can get back on your feet and enjoy the things you love.

75% of neuromas occur between the 3rd & 4th toes

What Is Mortons Neuroma

A neuroma is an enlargement of the nerve sheath that causes an increase in pressure and therefore symtoms associated with nervous tissue. It can occur between any toe, with the second and third interspace being most common. The pain is worse when standing and is relieved by rest. The problem is addressed by accommodating the enlargement or surgical

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Risk Factors 

  • Flat feet or high arched feet
  • Jobs which involve long standing or walking
  • Tight shoes
  • Poor biomechanics

Signs & Symptoms

  • Tingling, numbness, or shooting pain in front of foot
  • Pain mostly evident on standing or weight bearing activities
  • May have an audible click
  • Swelling may be noted
  • Palpable mass or lump
  • Feeling of walking on a stone
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Preventing Mortons Neuroma

  • Prescription ORTHOTICS
  • Correct footwear
  • Domes
  • Surgury
  • Injections