Is a Cyst Causing You Pain?

Diagnose a ganglion cyst at Bozeman Foot and Ankle Clinic in Bozeman or Livingston, MT

A ganglion cyst is a sac filled with a jellylike fluid that frequently develops on the top of the foot. While the cause is unknown, it may arise from trauma. Bozeman Foot and Ankle Clinic can diagnose ganglion cysts and provide treatment options. You need to schedule your appointment if you’re experiencing symptoms, such as:

  • Noticeable lump on the top of your foot
  • Tingling or burning sensation
  • Dull pain or aching
  • Difficulty wearing shoes

A foot and ankle surgeon will perform a thorough examination of your foot. Typically, the lump will be visually apparent and will move freely underneath the skin when pressed. Get in touch with Bozeman Foot and Ankle Clinic today to schedule your appointment in Bozeman or Livingston, MT.

What are your treatment options?

If you aren’t having pain, your doctor may recommend shoe modifications, aspiration or steroid injections. If other treatments fail, a surgeon may need to remove the cyst. Call Bozeman Foot and Ankle Clinic today to schedule your appointment, and a qualified foot and ankle surgeon will examine your foot for a ganglion cyst.