Here are answers to some of the most common questions we hear from our patients. If you have a question not listed here or you’d like a more detailed explanation, contact us today, and we’ll be happy to help.
What is a podiatrist?
What kind of services do you offer?
SOFLLEX offers treatments for numerous types of lower extremity issues that range from self-recovery instructions to surgery. So, whether you are an athlete with an injury or someone with a condition such as a bunion or an ankle deformity, our doctors are here to provide the best treatment.
How do I know if I broke a bone?
What should I do if I sprained my ankle?
If you believe you’ve sprained your ankle, the best thing you can do is stay off your feet and apply ice for roughly 15 minutes at a time. It’s also important to keep it elevated in a tightly wrapped bandage. If it does not heal, surgery is a potential next step.
I noticed a growth on my skin. What should I do?
How is minimally invasive surgery different than regular surgery?
Do I need surgery if I broke a bone?
How should I prepare before surgery?
If you have an upcoming surgical procedure, the doctor will discuss everything with you in detail, so there are no surprises before or after treatment. Please take a look at our Patient Education page for a list of pre- and post-op instructions and let us know if you have any additional questions.
How soon can I return to normal activities after surgery?
Do you accept my insurance
Do You Have More Questions?
Contact SOFLLEX today, and our friendly and helpful team in Palm Beach Gardens can assist with any question or concern you have.