Diabetic Wound Care

by in Podiatry August 29, 2018

For many people, a simple scratch or blister isn’t anything to worry about. That’s life, right? For the estimated 29.1 million Americans living with diabetes, however, sometimes even the smallest cuts can become incredibly serious if you’re not extremely careful with care and prevention. Diabetes affects every part of the body, even your feet, as […]

Treating Plantar Fasciitis

by in Podiatry August 24, 2018

Experiencing stabbing pain in your heel as soon as you get out of bed in the morning? Feel like you need to tiptoe around your home after sitting for a long period of time? Does the pain subside after a few minutes of walking around on pins and needles? If you can relate to these […]

Treating Achilles Tendonitis

by in Podiatry August 15, 2018

Is your heel swelling and in constant pain? Is the pain sharp and gets worse when you try to walk, stand, or go about your daily life? Can’t go on your evening run anymore? You might be suffering from Achilles Tendonitis, which is an inflammation of the Achilles tendon. As the largest tendon in your […]

Heel Spurs

by in Conditions We Treat, Podiatry August 14, 2015

Heel spurs are a common complaint and cause of heel pain. Heel spurs, also known as calcaneal spurs, can be on the bottom of the heel bone or at the back near the Achilles tendon. A large part of the time, heel spurs and plantar fasciitis occur at the same time. Plantar fasciitis is inflammation […]

Flat Feet

by in Conditions We Treat, Podiatry March 23, 2015

Flat foot is a common condition that can lead to other complications in the foot, ankles, and in the hips and back. It is commonly referred to as “fallen arches”. This condition is often hereditary. Sudden onset of flat feet could be the results of ruptured or dysfunctional tendons. Flat feet can be characterized broadly […]