23 10, 2018

Fractured and Fragmented Bones: How They are Treated

By |2019-11-18T22:33:03+00:00October 23rd, 2018|Foot and Ankle Conditions, Treatment|0 Comments

The human foot has 26 bones that are all connected with joints, tendons, muscles, and ligaments. Since the foot is used in so many different activities, foot fractures can happen in these bones if hit at a bad angle. Treatment is going to vary depending on the location and severity of the fracture. Before a [...]

26 09, 2018

Flat Feet in Kids: To Treat or Not to Treat

By |2019-11-18T22:33:37+00:00September 26th, 2018|Foot and Ankle Conditions, Treatment|0 Comments

A common podiatry problem in kids is a condition referred to as flatfoot. It is when the foot lies flat on the ground, with no visible arch on the inner foot. Doctors look for signs or symptoms of flatfoot during well-visits because it can prevent children from a normal physical function. Not all children with [...]

20 09, 2018

Physical Therapy Tips for Returning to Activity

By |2020-01-24T20:33:27+00:00September 20th, 2018|Prevention and Care, Treatment|0 Comments

After an injury, the most common question people have is when they can return to their normal, physical activities. The most common injuries in athletes are to the foot and ankle areas. While all time frames depend on the severity of your injury, there are three simple physical therapy steps that you can follow to [...]

24 08, 2018

Catch the Wave to a Faster Recovery After Foot Surgery

By |2019-11-18T22:36:37+00:00August 24th, 2018|Prevention and Care, Treatment|1 Comment

Feet are a vital tool to getting around that require little thought until you are injured. The foot has 26 bones, 33 joints, more than 100 muscles, tendons, and ligaments, plus plenty of soft tissue, which means there are many opportunities for injury. Foot surgery is sometimes necessary and can take a lot of time [...]

20 07, 2018

Protecting Your Kids from Sports Injuries

By |2019-11-18T22:36:47+00:00July 20th, 2018|Prevention and Care|0 Comments

Kids are getting more seriously involved in sports at a younger age. Injuries become more common when certain steps aren’t taken and injuries at a young age can cause lifelong damage. Whether your athlete is still in the little leagues or playing high school sports, here are 7 great tips to help protect your kids [...]

2 07, 2018

Why You Have Bunion Pain

By |2019-11-18T22:37:03+00:00July 2nd, 2018|Foot and Ankle Conditions, Treatment|0 Comments

Bunions are prominent bumps that jut out of the base of your big toe. To understand why you have bunion pain, we need to talk about how they happen and ways you can deal with the pain. Once a bunion is forming, jumping to surgery isn’t always the best option. From cause to simple ways [...]

12 05, 2018

Treating Clubfoot in Babies

By |2019-11-18T22:37:20+00:00May 12th, 2018|Foot and Ankle Conditions, Treatment|0 Comments

From getting a new tooth to rashes and infections, parents are always looking for ways to make their kids feel all better. Not all problems have a fast cure, like clubfoot, which requires a little more time and attention. Knowing that parents want to help their child get better is a great sign and gives [...]

12 04, 2018

How Heel Spurs Form

By |2019-11-18T22:37:32+00:00April 12th, 2018|Foot and Ankle Conditions, Treatment|0 Comments

As the weather warms up and races start approaching, people are starting to run outside again. Unfortunately, some people are finding that they can’t run as far as they used to because of pain. Two of the most common conditions, plantar fasciitis, and heel spurs are usually at the root of the problem. Defining the [...]

6 04, 2018

Orthotics and Cleats

By |2019-11-18T22:37:48+00:00April 6th, 2018|Footwear, Orthotics|3 Comments

You’re an athlete participating in a sport where you’re on your feet a lot and you must wear tight, uncomfortable cleats. Your feet, ankles, knees, and legs are all vital in your performance of your sport. Without them in proper, healthy, working order, you may be sidelined from any action for a few weeks to [...]

30 03, 2018

Everything You Need to Know about Treating Clubfoot

By |2019-11-18T22:38:31+00:00March 30th, 2018|Foot and Ankle Conditions, Treatment|1 Comment

When a parent sees their child for the first time after birth, it’s natural for them to check for any visible problems. The doctor does this as well, making sure the baby is healthy and strong. Unfortunately, not every child is born without problems, and some problems, like clubfoot, are more visible than others. If [...]

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