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What are the alternatives to foot and ankle surgery?

Most people with foot and ankle problems will receive other treatments from their GP, rheumatologist or podiatrist before they see a surgeon for an operation. These may include:

If these treatments don’t ease the pain then your doctor may suggest you have surgery.

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