Address pronation to reduce pain.

Common causes of foot problems include heredity, overuse, bad shoes, diabetes, and being overweight. But there is also a lesser-known word that is at the root of many foot issues: pronation. Pronation is a definite buzzword in the foot and ankle world. It essentially...

Arch Pain is a Real Bear!

Pain in the arch of the foot can be a real bear to get rid of. Ignoring it for too long can lead to long-term pain. Often times, arch pain is a strain of the plantar fascia. It can occur if you have normal arches, flat feet, or high arches. Most people who experience...

How Flatfoot Affects the Entire Body

How Flatfoot Affects the Entire Body Hello, this is Doctor Paul Betschart here, your local podiatrist from Danbury, CT. I would like to talk to you today about flatfoot and how it can affect the entire body. Most of us would assume that flatfoot only affects, well,...