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Warts: An Overview

Warts on the feet, also referred to as plantar warts, can sometimes resemble dirt or open pores on the soles of the feet. They often appear as dark dots and do not always protrude out of the skin like warts in other places. However, plantar [...]

By |2019-01-24T07:55:01-07:00November 19th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Warts: An Overview

Common Toenail Problems

While your toenails are often the last thing that you might think about, they are actually under constant stress from walking and moving. As a result, they can potentially have a lot of issues that result in considerable amounts of pain when they surface. A [...]

By |2017-10-31T13:26:57-07:00October 15th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Common Toenail Problems

Choosing Shoes: A Guide

Shoes are important for protecting your feet and for pulling together an outfit of clothing, but they are even more important when it comes to comfort and health. The right shoes will be able to help you feel more comfortable and to provide your feet [...]

By |2019-01-24T07:55:02-07:00September 14th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Choosing Shoes: A Guide

Hammer Toe: Symptoms and Treatments

Hammer toe is a painful foot condition characterized by a bend in the middle joint of the toe. It often affects several toes at once. What are the symptoms of hammer toe? The most common symptom of hammer toe is an inability to move the [...]

By |2017-10-31T13:27:36-07:00August 15th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Hammer Toe: Symptoms and Treatments

Bunions: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments

A bunion occurs when the big toe pushes against the other toes and causes the joint to spur an extra growth. A bunion can develop for a variety of reasons and can cause a wide range of symptoms. It can also mimic other foot problems [...]

By |2019-01-24T07:55:02-07:00July 14th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Bunions: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments

Gout Symptoms and Treatments

If you or a loved one has experienced gout, then you are familiar with this debilitating pain. Gout can hinder individuals from completing even the simplest physical tasks and can be a burden on your diet. Gout is a complex type of arthritis that occurs [...]

By |2019-01-24T07:55:03-07:00June 16th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Gout Symptoms and Treatments

A Primer on Peripheral Artery Disease

Peripheral artery disease affects the blood flow to various limbs and extremities throughout the body. It is the result of blood vessels that are too narrow to allow the blood to flow properly. Peripheral artery disease, sometimes referred to as PAD, most commonly causes issues [...]

By |2017-10-31T13:20:56-07:00May 14th, 2014|News|Comments Off on A Primer on Peripheral Artery Disease

A Primer on Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis is a painful condition that can happen to individuals of any age. It involves the band of your plantar fascia muscle, which supports the arch of your foot. Plantar fasciitis is the most common cause of heel pain. It can be improved with [...]

By |2019-01-24T07:55:03-07:00March 27th, 2014|News|Comments Off on A Primer on Plantar Fasciitis