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Toll Free: 855-997-2367
Roanoke: 540-904-1458

Ball of Foot Pain

A common cause of pain in the ball of your foot is called a Neuroma. A neuroma is a pinched nerve in between bones in your foot causing an abnormal growth in that nerve.

What causes a neuroma to start?

  • Wearing high heels

  • Wearing shoes that are too small in the front

  • Previous injury to the foot

What are my treatment options?

  • 65-70% of time surgery is NOT need

  • Wearing wider shoes

  • Wear orthotics

  • Avoid wearing high heel shoes