Foot Neurology or nerve problems typically present with nerve pain, contracture, numbness, reduced muscle strength or moisture changes in the feet. Nerve pain is an completely different type of pain than any other, it is characterized by burning, tingling, or pins and needle like sensations. In some cases there may be a combination of all the various types of symptoms or nerve problems. Various nerve conditions will have a similar presentation. Nerve conditions can be difficult for an experienced neurologist to identify the cause or even treat. A doctor should be consulted if you start to experience any symptoms consistent with neurological pain.