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 ...