Do I Have Gout in the Foot?

When my patients come in to see me saying they have a 10/10 pain of their great toe and cannot even let their bed sheet touch their foot, I automatically think of gout in the foot.  The pain of an acute gouty attack can be excruciating and may be triggered even by light touch or movement.  The […]

What Does Gout Feel Like?

People often ask what does gout feels like Many people are unable to determine if pain in their foot is associated with gout.  Most people say that they just wake up and their foot is swollen.  They try and think back and they cannot recall any injury or stress that may have occurred in the […]