Tag Archives: podiatry

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 […]

Dr. Bradley Gipson, DPM

by in Podiatry, Wellness June 11, 2013

Describe what you do: I treat people for foot and ankle conditions ranging from surgical connection of hammertoe, bunion, fractures, ingrown nails to conservative care of other common foot problems such as heel pain, neurosis and flat feet. I also treat diabetic foot wounds and do wound prevention. If you could live anywhere in the […]

Heel Pain

by in Podiatry May 22, 2013

Heel pain is one of the most commonly treated conditions in my practice. Some common causes of heel pain are plantar fasciitis, tendonitis, bone spurs, and less frequently fractures or stress fractures. Examination in clinic along with simple tests such as x-ray’s and diagnostic ultrasound are utilized to discern your heel pain cause. Depending on […]