Cysts and Warts

Cysts of the Foot and Ankle

A cyst is a sac-like structure, typically filled with liquid,  commonly found on or underneath the skin, vary in size and can appear anywhere on the foot and ankle (and elsewhere on the body).

 

The causes of cysts can be infection, trauma, chronic inflammatory conditions and clogged oil glands. The most-common type of cysts we treat are Ganglion, Synovial and Plantar Fibroma.

 

The success of cyst treatment depends on an accurate diagnosis and proper procedure selection. We are experts at identifying these masses and offer the latest testing and most accurate diagnostic technology to ensure proper analysis and treatment.

 

Save

  • Ganglion Cysts are benign, fluid-filled masses that attach to a tendon or tissue surrounding the joints. They can be painless or create a burning sensation.

  • A Plantar Fibroma cyst is a fibrous knot buried deep within the plantar fascia in the arch of the foot. These cysts usually don't go away without treatment.

  • A Synovial Cyst (Gideon’s Disease) is a small, fluid-filled sac over a tendon or joint on the top of the foot. These non-cancerous cysts may be painful, can change size or disappear, only to reappear later.

  • Sarcomas are rare, cancerous tumors that grow in muscles, fat, joints, nerves or blood vessels.

  • These rough, hardened warts grow in the outer layers of skin, usually appearing on the heels or balls of the feet.

Over 200,000 happy UFAI patients and growing
  • CustomerSure
    I really like Dr. Campbell. He is easy-going, yet efficient.
    Julia S.
  • CustomerSure
    Everything about the office was clean, efficient and professional.
    Ronald G.
  • My surgery was an amazing success, and I was treated with great care, leading to a complete and painless recovery. I couldn't be happier!
    E.S.
  • CustomerSure
    Thank you to all of you. I felt welcomed and well taken care of. Thank you all for taking my foot pain away.
    Pauline M.
  • CustomerSure
    I have been very pleased with my shoe inserts.
    Judy W.
  • THANK YOU ALL for your treatment and constant encouragement. Next Christmas day in Antarctica I'll get champagne from the cruise ships and offer you a toast.
    George
  • CustomerSure
    So far everything is going well. I really like Dr. Baravarian and his staff, they did a wonderful job. They are very compassionate and professional at the same time. My family and I are very happy and thankful we fou...
    Jeanette D.
  • CustomerSure
    Great service!
    Stella P.
  • Yelp
    I saw Dr. Baravarian after being misdiagnosed by a previous doctor. I was suffering from foot pain for several months - I am a runner and even short walks were becoming increasingly painful. Everyone in the office is ...
    Christie C.
  • CustomerSure
    Everyone was beyond nice and very helpful. From the moment I walked in, it was superb service. Loved not having a long wait. The nurse was very efficient and helpful. The doctor made sure I understood what was going...
    Deborah K.
Same Day Appointments
Now Available!

Or call 877-989-9110

24 hours a day, 7 days a week