(919) 471-9622

  • Home
  • News
  • Dr. Parekh Talks to Fitbie Magazine About Dealing with Foot Odor
That's Awkward: Smelly Post-Workout Feet

Dr. Parekh Talks to Fitbie Magazine About Dealing with Foot Odor

That’s Awkward: Smelly Post-Workout Feet

by Emily Abbate

Q: “I feel like my feet smell more than anyone else’s after I work out. Why is that? Is there anything I can do to get rid of the stench?” — Anonymous

A: “Smelly feet can happen for a number of reasons and really depends on the bacteria living on your skin of your foot,” says Orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Selene G. Parekh, Associate Professor of Surgery in the Division of Orthopaedic Surgery at the North Carolina Orthopaedic Clinic and Duke Orthopaedics. “If the scent has changed dramatically over the course of a few weeks or months there may be a fungal infection such as athlete’s foot, [which] can easily be treated with over-the-counter medications.”

Continue reading “That’s Awkward: Smelly Post-Workout Feet”»

Selene Parekh, M.D.

Selene Parekh, M.D. (also known as the “Fantasy Doctor”) is an orthopaedic surgeon and foremost expert on sports injuries who’s fast becoming the go-to expert for the multibillion dollar fantasy sports industry.

  • N.C. Orthopaedic Clinic
  • Durham Regional Hospital
  • Davis Ambulatory Surgery Center
  • Duke Hospital North
  • Duke Ambulatory Surgery Center

(919) 471-9622

Access updates about your favorite athletes at Sqor Sports.