Suffering Foot or Ankle Pain or Discomfort?
Plantar Fasciitis – Treatment Objectives
Plantar Fasciitis is a common and painful foot problem. Normally the plantar fascia, the thick band of tissue on the bottom of your foot, absorbs shock and supports your arches when walking, running or during other physical activity. However, when strained, this tissue can tear, resulting… Read more
Three Common Ankle Injuries
Ankle injuries are some of the most common types of injuries out there. With all the muscles, tendons, ligaments and bones in your feet and ankles, there’s a lot down there at risk. Most people think that ankle injuries stem from playing sports or being active in some way, but in reality all it takes is something as little as… Read more
How to Find the Perfect Running Shoe
It’s tempting to pick out running shoes (or any other sneakers) based on looks alone, but that’s not what’s best for our feet: and just because your running buddy RAVES about how great her new pair of running shoes are doesn’t mean… Read more
Tips for Happy Holiday Feet
The holidays are officially here, and we all know what that means … crowded stores, long lines, lots of traffic, walking for miles while shopping for all the right gifts, hiking to find the perfect tree… Read more
Can You Get Cancer of the Feet?
Skin cancer is the most common kind of cancer, Melanoma being the deadliest form. We all know to protect ourselves from harmful UV rays and check our skin regularly as a precautionary measure, but do you know everything you should be checking for…Read more
Flat feet: What are they and can they be fixed?
On a normal foot the arch is visible at all times, regardless of whether you’re standing, sitting or lying down. Adult-acquired flatfoot, also referred to as “fallen arches” is a condition in which the arch of the foot has collapsed.…Read more
Are Your Feet Trying to Tell You Something?
Our feet get us from point A to point B without much thought from us about it, unless they start hurting. But what if our feet our trying to show us that something is wrong without causing pain? Check out these 8 subtle signs…Read more
Back-to-School Shoe Shopping Tips
One of the most important back-to-school purchases you can make for your child is a pair of good quality, proper fitting shoes. Not all shoe styles and brands are…Read more
How to Keep Athlete’s Feet Healthy
Summer is slowly coming to an end so it’s time to starting thinking about school supplies, homework and fall sporting events. No matter what sport your child plays their feet…Read more
Bunions Are a Pain! A Podiatrist Can Help
Bunions are truly a pain! Yet, they do not have to stay that way. A podiatrist or foot doctor can help by offering you non-surgical options to alleviate the pain caused by bunions or by surgically removing them… Read more
When Do You Need A Foot Doctor?
If you are or ever have experienced any problems with your feet and ankles, problems such as pain, infection or swelling, you may wonder where to turn for treatment… Read more