What Is A Podiatrist

A podiatrist, also called a doctor podiatric medicine, is a medical specialist who provides diagnoses and treatments,both surgical and non surgical, of the foot and ankle. Some of the common problems treated are; bunions, heel pain, spurs, neuromas, ingrown toenails,...

Heel Pain

Heel pain is one of the most common conditions seen in my clinic. The most common condition is plantar fasciitis although conditions such as Achilles tendinitis, bursitis and nerve entrapment are also seen quite frequently. Diagnosing the specific condition depends on...

Foot Bump

A common question from patient’s is: “What is this bump on my foot?” It is important for patients to realize that these bumps could be both serious and nonserious conditions. It is always best to have these abnormalities examined and diagnosed by a...

Children’s Foot and Leg Pain

When children experience leg pain, many times it is due to a foot related deformity. Early intervention by a foot and ankle specialist is key to proper treatment. The term flatfeet is used for feet that have a poorly developed arch. This is a common condition seen in...