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 ...

Aug 26

Treatment of Ingrown Toenails

What antibiotics treat ingrown toenails? Ingrown toenails do not require antibiotics unless they have become infected. After infection, your doctor will advise you on the best antibiotic and ...

Jul 19

How to Determine My Child Has Flat Feet

What is Pediatric Flat Foot? Flatfoot is a condition that can affect children and adults. In children, the arch of the foot shrinks or even vanishes when standing. ...

May 13

How Long Does a Neuroma Take to Heal?

What is a Neuroma? A neuroma, also referred to as Morton’s neuroma is a non-cancerous but unwanted growth of nerve tissue in the foot. It is usually positioned ...

Apr 11

What Are Signs of Plantar Warts?

Plantar warts are growths that usually don’t cause any serious problems. However, they can cause discomfort in some cases. What Are Symptoms of Plantar Warts? Plantar warts are ...