We pulled together some of our sandal-safe foot care tricks just in time for your feet’s first appearance after the long cold months here in Cleveland. Foot care is crucial all year round, but spring is when you get to strut your stuff and really let those babies breathe.
Did you know Your Foot Doctors can diagnose and treat fractures of the feet and ankles? We may be known for our magic involving disappearing plantar warts and bunions, but we also treat patients with the unfortunate diagnosis of a crack or break in the bone.
Here are four tips for setting New Year's resolutions for healthy feet in 2018.
For those with diabetes, foot care during the colder months is essential. The colder temperatures and wet weather pose a number of threats including poor sensation and reduced circulation. We've put together five tips for extra special care during the winter months.
Give your feet some love this holiday season. We're all about Baby Foot, a gentle, yet thorough at-home treatment for rough and tough toes and soles sorely in need of some serious attention. Within days of application, your feet will begin shedding skin until the healthy layer is exposed. Once it's done eliminating rough, dry, and patchy skin, your feet will have never looked or felt better!
What exactly does a foot doctor do? A foot doctor, also known as a podiatrist, helps patients dealing with a number of foot and ankle related issues—from back and foot pain to bunions.
Routine self-examinations of the feet are an important way to find skin cancer early, when it’s easiest to treat and cure. Sadly, half of the people diagnosed with melanoma of the foot die within five years after the cancer had already spread throughout their body. If melanoma is detected in its earliest stages, 92 percent of patients are alive after five years.
There comes a time when you have to say goodbye to those Jimmy Choos. While your wardrobe might suffer, your feet will thank you later. Did you know foot bunions are more common in women?
Many patients have a perception of the podiatrist as the doctor who freezes plantar warts and fixes bunions. While these things do happen in our office, did you know that the foot doctor is the professional to call in the case of ankle pain or after a foot injury?
We are pleased to announce the arrival of Dr. Grace Craig (“Dr. Grace”) to our practice, starting July 17, 2017. She is the wife of Dr. Alexander Craig. “Dr. Grace” is joining our group at a time of great growth, allowing us to serve you better not only with more availability, but also with the skills and experience that we have always provided. She will be practicing at both office locations in Rocky River and South Euclid.
Are your dogs barkin'?They may be telling you something about your health.
Did you know that our feet, combined, contain a quarter of the body’s bones? Every joint, tendon, muscle, ligament, nerve, and blood vessel is linked to the heart, brain, and spine.
Why wouldn’t the condition of our feet be a solid indicator of everything else going on above the ankle?
Whether you want to believe it or not (and none of us do), the end of the year is fast approaching. Yikes! This means the holidays are going to be upon us and we will find ourselves at our absolute busiest! But, this also means that deductibles and maximums expire soon!