Blog Articles

Getting Active Again After an Achilles Tendon Injury

The Achilles tendon connects your calf to your heel and can take a while to heal after an injury. Keep reading for ways to speed up your recovery and ensure you’re back on your feet as quickly as possible.

Nov 1st, 2019
Do All Bunions Require Surgery?

What is going on with your feet? Do you have a bony growth on the side of your big toe? It’s likely a bunion. Bunions can become very painful, so it’s important to get treatment to help slow their progression.

Oct 1st, 2019
What Can I Do About My Flat Feet?

About 18 million adults in the United States have flat feet, sending them searching for solutions. Here’s what we can do about this problem.

Sep 1st, 2019
Summertime Tips to Keep Your Feet Healthy

It’s the middle of summer and you have better things on your mind than your feet. But, this is the time of year when patients begin to develop foot injuries and problems. Here are our top summertime tips to keep your feet healthy.

Jul 26th, 2019
How Diabetes Affects Your Feet

Foot problems are common in people with diabetes. Left untreated, certain foot problems can lead to serious complications. Here’s how to know which issues require medical attention.

Jun 14th, 2019
5 Types of Foot Pain Remedied by Laser Therapy

Lasers are precise, safe, and effective, plus because they stimulate your body's natural ability to heal, they can help you avoid prescription pain medicines too. Here are five conditions that can be effectively treated with lasers — and the clinical study

May 10th, 2019
Banish That Toenail Fungus Before Sandal Season

Summer is around the corner, which means it’s almost time for sandals and bare feet. But if you have a fungal infection that’s made your toenails thick and yellow, you should get treatment to get rid of the fungus before you break out your sandals.

Apr 16th, 2019
New Solutions for Plantar Fasciitis Pain

When stepping down causes your heel to hurt, especially in the morning, it puts a damper on doing the things you love to do. But you don’t have to let it. Keep reading to find out more about plantar fasciitis and the innovative new ways to treat it.

Mar 14th, 2019
Basics of Diabetic Foot Treatment

According to the American Diabetes Association, about 15.7 million people (5.9 percent of the United States population) have diabetes.

Jun 3rd, 2016
Podiatrist's Guide to Diabetic Foot Care

If you have been diagnosed with diabetes, you probably already know you need to see a podiatrist near you to be part of your preventative care & treatment team.

Jul 1st, 2015
Can't Sleep? Mind Your Feet!

Insomnia and sleep problems aren't normally something we would talk about on a podiatrist blog, but in this case it makes a ton of sense: studies show that your feet have a surprising impact on your ability to get a good night's sleep.

Mar 25th, 2015
Sweet Treats Safe for Diabetic Feet

As a podiatrist in Southfield MI, our office sees diabetic foot podiatry patients very frequently for neuropathy and other diabetes related issues.

Feb 15th, 2015