Is there a name for my feet problem? If so, what is it and is it possible to have them fixed? (photos)

I hate my feet. My ankles are itty bitty and my feet are huge, long, flat, and wide. Not to mention I have an extra piece of meat on the side. I can't wear normal shoes because of the extra piece and I always have to go a size up when getting shoes. Please say that my feet are fixable. I am beyond tired of them and the pain I've endured from them my whole life.

Doctor Answers 1

Foot reduction

Thank you for asking about your feet.
  • Surgery can't change the proportions of your ankle bones to your foot bones
  • But the excess skin on the sides is unusual and may be correctable.
  • It is unusual however and you need a personal consultation with a plastic surgeon to determine what is going on and if it can be improved.
Always see a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon. Best wishes  - Elizabeth Morgan MD PHD FACS

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