Patient Education

Our team of specialists and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you. Or, for a more comprehensive search of our entire Web site, enter your term(s) in the search bar provided.

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...   Achilles Tendon Ankle Instability Ankle Pain Ankle Sprains Arthritic Foot & Ankle Care Athletes Foot Bunions Calluses Corns Crush Injuries Diabetic Foot Flat Feet Fungus Toenails Geriatric Foot Care Hammertoes Heel Pain Infections Ingrown Toenails Injuries Metatarsalgia Neuromas Plantar Fasciitis Poor Circulation Warts Wounds Ankle Sprains Ankle sprains are caused by an unnatural twisting or force on the ankle bones of the foot, often resulting in one or more ligaments on the outside of the ankle to be stretched or torn...

Treating Your Bunions
... Also known as hallux abducto valgus, bunions results from a number of factors, including: Heredity (some foot structures seem more prone to develop bunions than others do) The regular wearing of tight, short, or high-heeled shoes Age (people who are over 65 develop more bunions, according to Science Daily) Overexertion of the feet Unfortunately, as bunions progress, they often develop debilitating symptoms such as pain, calluses, corns, tingling, redness, and numbness...