Caution with oversized running shoes

Every now and then, a shoe style comes along that’s different from the rest. Much of what is advertised about shoes isn’t as good as it sounds. For instance, “memory foam” sounds good, but is it really better for our feet? Much of the sensationalized marketing is done...

Pain on the outside of the foot

Every day, someone comes to our office pointing to a pain on the outside of their foot – somewhere between the outside ankle bone and the little toe. There is a common condition that occurs here, and it rarely originates from an injury. Though the pain usually...

Avoid foot surgery?

Here is a tried and true solution to avoid foot surgery We are always looking for the easiest and least invasive methods for treating foot conditions. We pride ourselves on being able to help someone avoid surgery. Surgery is a common treatment for a painful bunion,...

Neuropathy and Frostbite: A Dangerous Combination

People who suffer from diabetes and neuropathy should know why it’s important to avoid frostbite. Neuropathy, a condition often experienced by those with diabetes, affects the body’s ability to feel, and therefore, hot and cold often cannot be discerned. A person with...

Symptoms & Treatment for Hammertoe

If a hammertoe hurts, it’s usually because the shoe rubs on the prominent knuckle. The reason to be concerned is that more problems can stem from this. Some of the complications from hammertoes are open sores, infections, stress fractures, and tendon or ligament...

Healthy Feet, Healthier Life

Healthy Feet, Healthier Life Many people have intentions of getting healthier in the new year but foot pain slows them down. Do you know someone like this? A healthier life starts with healthy feet. If you hear of someone talking about a foot problem slowing them...