What is a Morton’s Neuroma?

What is a Morton’s Neuroma?

Do you feel tingling, burning, pain and numbness on your foot mostly between your third and fourth toes? These are the most common symptoms for a Morton’s Neuroma. What is a Morton’s Neuroma? It is a thickening of nerve tissue that may develop in between the third and...

Pitted Keratolysis

Pitted Keratolysis

As we mentioned in our last blog itchiness, dry, scaling skin can be a condition called Athlete’s foot due to a skin infection caused by fungus. However, sometimes patients tend to show other symptoms that most likely are not caused by Athlete’s foot but by Pitted...

How to avoid Athlete’s Foot

How to avoid Athlete’s Foot

Athlete's foot or tinea pedis is a skin infection caused by fungus that occurs on the foot. A fungal infection may occur on any part of the body; however, it commonly attacks the feet because it lives in a warm, moist, dark environments, such as your shoes.Fungal...

Warts This? A Quick Guide To Plantar Warts

Warts This? A Quick Guide To Plantar Warts

A wart is a small growth on the skin that develops when the skin is infected by a virus. Warts can develop anywhere on the foot, but they typically appear on the bottom (plantar side) of the foot. Plantar warts most commonly occur in children, adolescents and the...

Toenails: What your Toenails are Trying to Tell you by Their Color

Toenails: What your Toenails are Trying to Tell you by Their Color

Have you ever wondered what caused your toenail to become thick, black, white, yellow or any discoloration? Here’s the description of many causes that can cause your nail to be discolored. An evaluation by foot and ankle specialist is vital to establish the proper...

The Best Golf Shoes for 2021, According to our Podiatrists

The Best Golf Shoes for 2021, According to our Podiatrists

With California lifting masks regulations and many places opening up and returning to normal, many of us, our spouses, friends, and family are returning to normal activities. There is nothing best to enjoy the hot, sunny weather golfing! So, whether you are just...

My Podiatrist Recommended Orthotics, But What exactly Are They?

My Podiatrist Recommended Orthotics, But What exactly Are They?

Orthotics are devices that are often mass-produced and can help provide your feet with the extrasupport, stability, and shock absorption that is required for optimal biomechanical function of the feet.Custom orthotics are medical devices prescribed by a foot and ankle...

Ouch! What’s that pain on my heel?

Ouch! What’s that pain on my heel?

Have you noticed that your heel is more painful since you’ve been home due to Covid? Did you stop wearing your shoes as you’ve been inside your home? There are many different reasons that can result in a painful heel such as stress fracture, tendonitis, arthritis,...

What To Expect From Hammertoes & How to Treat Them

What To Expect From Hammertoes & How to Treat Them

Have you ever wondered what caused your perfectly straight toes to bend? Why are your toes now rubbing against any shoe that you wear? Hammertoe is a progressive deformity that results from contracture (bending) of one or both joints of the second, third, fourth, or...

What to Expect After Bunion Surgery?

What to Expect After Bunion Surgery?

After a consultation regarding Bunion Surgery, many patients wonder, well what should I expect after surgery? They receive all the information regarding the surgery and what should do before, yet many wonder what is expected after? Will I be in pain? Can I go back to...

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