The Foot Briant W. Smith, MD Orthopedic Surgery TPMG Santa Rosa General Considerations VERY common problems. Systemic disease is a major player (diabetes, vascular and neurologic diseases, inflammatory arthritis) Divide the Foot into Thirds
Briant W. Smith, MD
TPMG Santa Rosa
Hindfoot Midfoot Forefoot
Dorsal midfoot pain occurs secondary to arthritis. Bony prominence=‘bossing’
Plantar midfoot pain is rare. Can be plantar fasciitis or fibromatosis.