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When Surgery is the Best Solution for Ankle Pain Caused by Severe Arthritis Dec 1st, 2019

When arthritis affects your ankle, surgery is never the first option for treatment. Ankle surgery may be necessary in the case of an injury like a broken bone or severe sprain, but since most forms of arthritis are progressive, it takes time for the joint to deteriorate to the point...

The Importance of Having a Board-Certified Podiatrist on Your Diabetes Care Team Oct 31st, 2019

Over 30 million people in the United States have diabetes. If not managed well, this chronic condition can lead to a variety of health complications. One of those health complications is foot infections and lower extremity amputations. In fact, diabetic-related foot complications account for more than half of the foot...

5 Benefits of Custom Orthotics Beyond Foot Pain Oct 16th, 2019

Your feet may be relatively small appendages compared to other parts of your body, but the load they carry is vital to your well-being. Your feet are responsible for support, balance, and mobility, all crucial functions. When these are disrupted, it can have a negative cascading effect on your other...