AFO stands for "ankle-foot orthosis" and can be the difference-maker in many patients lives. While some patients have never considered AFO bracing before, others have done some research and come up with more questions than answers. For example, some people expect
Is The Hookworm Alive Inside Me? Yes, it’s alive. EEK! Cutaneous larva migrans are parasites in the Hookworm family that enter the body through the foot. The parasite can live inside you for a good amount of time (longer than you’d think!) and can cause itching,
Did you know? A knee or hip replacement could potentially change the length of your LEG. Approximately 600,000 knee replacements are performed each year. While approximately 400,000 hip replacements are performed. Some of our patients either have had or are future candidates for knee
As the weather gets increasingly cold out, there are certain conditions involving the foot that can be exacerbated. Some of the issues that affect cold feet and toes are tough to diagnose and patients come to us saying, "Listen, I feel crazy.
It’s that time of the year again… National Men’s Health Month. This June we are encouraging all men to heighten their awareness of their foot health. Caring for your feet is crucial if you plan on remaining physically active and maintaining