People don’t see podiatrists only for foot pain. Overall foot health is very important. We want to assist you in ALL of your foot care needs and keep your feet happy and healthy!
It may seem like a simple task, but trimming nails can be dangerous if you have diabetes or poor circulation. These conditions can affect your ability to heal if you nick yourself while trimming your nails.
Orthotics provide a simple non-surgical method of restoring the arch to its optimal shape, thus relieving the stress on the bones and joints, allowing the foot to gradually heal. They are also recommended for any one who spends a lot of time on their feet.
If the only thing you know about flat feet is that they’ll keep you out of the military, you’ve got a lot to learn. For one thing, that’s a myth.
While it might have been the case once upon a time, it’s not necessarily true now. It is true that flat feet can lead to all sorts of problems with the feet, ankles and back. But it doesn’t have to be that way. There’s plenty we can do to help support the feet and avoid problems
Drop foot, diabetic neuropathy, MS, severe arthritis, and stroke are a few of the many reasons why a person may be at a greater risk for falls. Walkers and canes do not always offer enough support to prevent falls. We can help provide you with the support and stability you need to stay on your feet!
Obesity can wreak havoc on your feet and ankles.
Multiple studies have linked a higher BMI (body mass index) with foot and ankle problems, and even amounts as small as an extra 10 pounds can cause issues.