The American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (the AOFAS) makes available information for educational and informational purposes. While useful, the information on the Web site is no substitute for consultation and examination with a medical doctor, such as a member of the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society, the sponsor of this Web site. The Web site is not set up to respond to any individual inquiries or provide diagnoses. We encourage you to visit a member of the AOFAS to assist with any foot care problems or concerns you have.
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