Top 3 Causes Of Heel Pain

Heel pain is one of the most common foot and ankle problem that podiatrists treat. It is usually the result of an atypical gait, or abnormality in walking, which places too much stress on the heel bone and attached tissues. Injuries also cause this type of stress on the heel, and so do bruises from running, walking or jumping on … Read More

4 Questions Anyone With A Bunion Needs Answered

Find out what they are, what causes them, why you should seek professional help, and your treatment options below: What is a Bunion? A bunion is a large, painful bump located at the 1st metatarsophalangeal joint (MPJ) at the base of the big toe.  This bump represents a bony prominence that develops along the 1st MJP on the inside of … Read More

Top 5 Things To Know About Podiatrists

1. When Should I See a Podiatrist? We all experience foot pain at some time in our lives.  But when does foot pain require a trip to the podiatrist’s office?  Today we explore podiatrists’ medical training, the common conditions they treat, and when patients should make an appointment to visit one. 2. What is a podiatrist? A podiatrist is a … Read More