Sep 15

Do I Need Custom Orthotics?

Custom orthotics are specially designed and molded inserts for your shoes made specifically for your feet. They are not a necessity for everyone, but if you’ve struggled with ...

Aug 15

Laser Therapy Treatment for Common Podiatric Disorders

Modern medicine is a true miracle. Things people used to have to live with or have invasive surgeries or cumbersome treatments to correct can now be corrected by ...

Jul 15

How to Treat a Sprained Ankle

Most sprained ankles can be treated at home. Follow the RICE treatment plan: Rest, Ice, Compress, Elevate. Minor sprains will respond quickly to this home treatment and let ...

Jun 15

Can Laser Treatment Help My Fungal Nails?

Onychomycosis, or fungal nails, is a condition in which the toenails or fingernails become infected by fungi. The infected nails may appear yellow or thickened. The condition may ...

May 15

Do I Have a Neuroma in My Foot?

A neuroma is a pinched nerve caused by a thickening of the nerve tissue in the toe. When the nerve tissue thickens, it traps the nerve, causing irritation. ...

Mar 15

Footcare Is Essential for People with Diabetes

If you have been diagnosed with or are living with diabetes, your blood sugar levels may be your primary concern, but footcare is also essential. The two most ...

Feb 14

Does My Child Need Custom Orthotics?

If your child complains of foot pain when walking or running, falls down more than a typical child when running or playing, or stumbles when walking, it may ...

Jan 15

Do I Need Hammertoe Surgery?

Hammertoe is a contracture – a tightening of the joint in any of the smaller toes – that causes it to bend unnaturally. The bending leads to malformation ...

Dec 15

How Do You Get Rid of Bunions?

Bunions, also referred to as hallux valgus, are painful bumps that develop on the joint of the big toe. Bunions increase in size and discomfort over time and ...