Blog Articles

Why are My Feet Getting Bigger?

You’ve always been a shoe size 8. Or 13. Or 4. But now your favorite shoes don’t fit. Did your feet get bigger? Or smaller? How is that even possible? Discover more about your feet and how they can change.

Oct 1st, 2021
5 Tips for Finding the Best Walking Shoes for Your Feet

No matter your activity level, getting up and moving is great for your health. As podiatrists, we want to ensure that every step you take is a comfortable one, which is why we pulled together these tips for buying walking shoes.

Sep 5th, 2021
How Hammertoes Form

If one or more of your small toes bends downward into a permanent claw-like shape, you probably have a hammertoe. Find out how this foot deformity occurs and what you can do to prevent it.

Jul 15th, 2021
Why You Shouldn't Play Through a Sprained Ankle

You might think a sprained ankle is worth pushing through, but doing so can set you up for an even longer recovery period — and future reinjury. Read on to learn how to help your ankle heal fully and quickly.

Jun 16th, 2021
When Do Plantar Warts Require a Visit to the Podiatrist?

It’s always unsettling when you notice changes to your health. And when you develop plantar warts, it can be difficult to know when they warrant medical attention. Learn more about plantar warts and when we think you should see a doctor for them.

May 11th, 2021
Help for Your Bunions

Bunions can affect more than the way your feet look. This common foot problem can cause pain and affect your mobility if left untreated. Learn how to relieve discomfort and restore normal function and appearance.

Mar 10th, 2021
Understanding the Different Types of Laser Treatments

Low-level laser therapy taps into the body’s natural healing ability, encouraging tissue regeneration from within. When it comes to foot health, lasers offer a host of benefits from treating toenail fungus to eliminating plantar fasciitis pain.

Jan 17th, 2021
Diabetes and Wound Care

Diabetes can lead to a number of complications, including ulcers and infections of the foot. Find out how to stay one step ahead of your foot health when you have diabetes.

Dec 2nd, 2020
Healing Your Plantar Fascia Through PRP Therapy

Are you feeling an awful stabbing pain in your heel when you try to walk? You probably have plantar fasciitis, but a promising new treatment is bringing great results! Read on to learn more.

Nov 15th, 2020
What's the Difference Between a Corn and a Callus?

If you notice the development of thick areas of skin on your feet, you might have corns or calluses. Continue reading to learn their differences and how you can treat them and prevent them from getting worse.

Oct 1st, 2020
Hurt Your Ankle? Here’s What You Should Do

An ankle injury not only puts an immediate stop to your activity, but who knows how long you’ll have to contend with the swelling and pain? Learn about effective home treatments, how a strain differs from a sprain, and how your podiatrist can help.

Sep 10th, 2020
5 Tips for Protecting Your Feet This Summer

With diabetes, you face potentially serious health impacts throughout your body. Damage to feet is common, both to the nerves and blood supply. Barefoot summer months could present your feet with challenges. Read on to learn more.

Aug 10th, 2020
5 Ways to Strengthen Your Ankles to Prevent Sprains

Do you worry about the risk of spraining an ankle while you're out for a run, walk, or hike? Read on to learn what you should do to protect and strengthen your ankles so you can decrease your chances of suffering a sprain.

May 26th, 2020
Banish Ugly Toenail Fungus Before Sandal Season

Before you hit the pool this summer, make sure your toes look their best by resolving any stubborn foot fungus problems. Read on to learn how you can deal with your toenail fungus for good.

Apr 12th, 2020
Do You Have Heel Pain?

Do you have heel pain ...when getting out of bed in the morning? ...when you get back up from sitting for a while?

Mar 19th, 2020
Ingrown Toenails

When a toenail is ingrown, it is curved and grows into the skin, usually at the nail borders (the sides of the nail). This digging in of the nail irritates the skin, often creating pain, redness, swelling and warmth in the toe.

Mar 19th, 2020
Bunion Pain?

Just a bump on the side of the big toe? Not really! The visible bump actually reflects changes in the bony framework of the front part of the foot. The big toe leans toward the second toe, rather than pointing straight ahead. This throws the bones out of

Mar 19th, 2020