Plantar fasciitis makes every step—from the first one in the morning to the last at night—absolute agony. A pain condition like this requires a multifaceted approach. Here are eight ways we treat your foot and heel pain.
You might be willing to live with Morton’s neuroma pain if it means avoiding surgery. The good news is that you have more options than you might realize. Keep reading to learn more about how we address Morton’s neuroma sans scalpel.
Chronic pain can take over your life no matter where it comes from, so it helps to know there’s a way out. Keep reading to learn more about one of the best-kept secrets in pain management and what it can do for you.
Fungus got you fuming? We get it. And we’re here with the best technology available to help you take back your nails. Here’s what you should know about PinPointe™ FootLaser® Therapy and our lineup of fungus-fighting treatments.
Bunions bothering you? You’re not alone. Millions are in your shoes and searching for relief. That’s where we come in. Check out these bunion-busting foot care hacks that will have you walking away from pain in no time.
Think foot problems are just for well-seasoned walkers? Think again. Your newest little bundle of joy is also at risk for a wide range of foot conditions. Keep reading to discover what can go wrong with your baby’s feet and how we can help.
Corns and calluses are only the beginning of your problems if you don’t wear the right shoes. Here’s straight-from-the-expert advice on how to choose the right pair of shoes that will support your feet.
If you’re like most, you probably don’t give your feet much thought. But now that you have diabetes, taking care of them should be a priority. The good news is that you don’t have to go it alone. Here’s what you should know about diabetic foot care.
Your feet are under near-constant stress, which means that developing foot problems is often a matter of when, not if. Here’s how custom orthotics can help you manage 10 of the most common foot conditions.
When it comes to foot care, there’s no substitute for the expertise of an experienced podiatrist, but that doesn’t mean you can’t also manage your condition at home. Check out some simple home remedies for neuromas.
Your bunion likely started so small you barely even noticed it. Now, it’s both a sore spot and an eyesore, and it’s clear that it won’t go away on its own. But what’s the key to making your bunion disappear? Keep reading to find out.
From head to toe, you ensure your child’s wellbeing. So, it’s concerning when you notice problems with your child’s feet. Our expert is here to answer all of your questions and guide you toward the treatments your child needs.
Arthritis can make your knees stiff and your hands ache, but did you know it can also cause painful symptoms in your feet? Learn more about how the many bones and joints in your feet can become damaged by arthritis and how we can help.
From braces and tape to mouth guards and masks, there are lots of ways you can protect yourself from injury while playing a sport. But what about your Achilles tendon? Read on to find out what every athlete should know about their Achilles tendon.
You’ve received the life-changing news that you have diabetes. Lots will change moving forward, including the way you care for your feet, but we’re here to help you navigate it all. Explore our top five at-home diabetic foot care tips.
Ingrown toenails are common and bothersome, but do they require a podiatrist? In some cases, expert care can make all the difference, by providing effective treatment and helping to restore your ease and comfort.
The cold winter weather can be brutal on our skin, particularly our feet. If you find yourself dealing with dry, cracked, and painful feet every year, it’s important to understand the best ways to keep feet supple and healthy throughout the winter months.
While tight, cramped shoes and those towering high heels may not immediately show you the damage that’s being done to your feet, over time you will certainly notice changes in the structure and function of your feet.
Are you wondering whether you should be turning to a podiatrist for care?
We don’t often think about the health of our feet until they start to cause us problems. Once foot pain, swelling and other problems set in, it is most likely a good time to visit
Diabetes is a chronic condition that affects how your body uses and processes blood sugar. One of the main symptoms of diabetes is nerve pain, creating numbness in the hands and feet (peripheral neuropathy).
A podiatrist can help you with a variety of conditions that affect the feet, including Morton’s neuroma. A neuroma is the thickening of nerve tissue in the body, with Morton's neuroma specifically happening in the ball of the foot.
Exercise is an important aspect of keeping our bodies healthy and happy. That’s why it’s so important to wear the correct shoes for certain activities. Whether you’re an athlete, workout buff, or enjoy walking and hiking, you need the proper footwear.
The arches of the feet play a role in supporting your body’s weight when standing or in motion. The tarsal and metatarsal bones make up the arches of the feet, also receiving additional support and stability from tendons and ligaments;...
Athlete’s foot is a common fungal infection of the feet that is typically characterized by itchy, burning patches of skin between the toes that may also crack or bleed. Since untreated athlete’s foot can spread to the toenails,...
Did you know that the metatarsals, or bones in the foot, are the most commonly broken bones in the human body? These long bones run the length of the foot and a fractured metatarsal means that there is a break in at least one of these five bones...
Peripheral artery disease (PAD) is a condition that often affects blood flow to the legs due to narrowing of the arteries. PAD is caused by atherosclerosis, a serious condition in which fat deposits known as plaques build up in the arteries and...
One wrong step and you could just end up dealing with a sprained ankle. A sprain occurs when the ankle suddenly rolls inwards or outwards, which jolts the ankle joint out of place and also overstretches (and perhaps even tears)...
An ingrown toenail is a common foot problem that occurs when the corner of a toenail, usually the big toe, grows into the skin. As you might imagine, this can cause pain and swelling in the affected area.
Toenail fungus is a common problem that can be rather challenging to get rid of. While toenail fungus can happen to anyone it most often occurs in older adults. If you are noticing that one of your toenails has thickened,...
A child's feet grow rapidly during the first year, reaching almost half of their adult foot size. This is why podiatrists consider the first year to be the most important in the development of the feet.
Haiti is one of the poorest countries in the world and the poorest place in the Caribbean is Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
On January 12, 2010, Port-au-Prince sustained an earthquake of 7.0 and had 230,000 deaths as a result.