Blog Articles

How to Avoid Athlete’s Foot and Staph Infections

As an active individual, your feet are often subjected to intense physical activity, sweat, and wear and tear. Neglecting foot hygiene can negatively impact an athlete's performance and overall well-being.
May 1st, 2023

Prepare Your Home in Advance of Foot Surgery

When you’re scheduled for foot surgery, it’s crucial to prepare your home for recovery. Keep reading for helpful tips and tricks to make post-surgery healing easier, quicker, and more comfortable.
Feb 8th, 2023

When Does a Hammertoe Deformity Require Surgery?

If you notice symptoms of hammertoe affecting your feet, can you opt for conservative treatments, or do you need surgery? Read on to learn more about the progression of hammertoe and your treatment options.
Jan 1st, 2023

Who Is at Risk for Heel Pain?

Are you starting to experience foot and/or heel pain? You might be in a high-risk group for a variety of heel-related issues. Knowing what to avoid can help you reduce your risk.
Nov 2nd, 2022

Do Bunions Always Require Surgery?

Is a bunion slowing you down? If it isn’t severe, you can treat it at home. Find out how to lessen the pain from one of these common foot deformities before resorting to surgery.
Sep 1st, 2022

How to Protect Your Feet When You Have Diabetes

Diabetes patients frequently experience foot problems. Along with controlling your blood sugar levels, regular visits with a foot and ankle specialist can help keep your feet in good shape.
Aug 1st, 2022

4 Steps to Keep Foot Odors at Bay

Foot odors can be embarrassing, and months of summer heat can make those odors even worse. Here are four steps you can take to get rid of repellent foot odors so you can kick off your shoes with confidence.
Jul 7th, 2022

When Bunions Require Surgery and What to Expect

Do you have a bump on the outside of your big toe that makes it hard to walk or find comfortable shoes? That bump is probably a bunion, and while most of the time you can alleviate pain without surgery, sometimes bunion surgery is the best option.
Jun 1st, 2022

4 Tips to Manage Toe Arthritis

Several different types of arthritis can cause problems in your toe joint. Your toe may not seem especially important — until you have chronic pain in it! Here are our best tips for managing arthritis pain in your toe.
May 1st, 2022