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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...  Below is a list of common foot conditions: Achilles Tendonitis Arch Pain / Arch Strain Arthritis Athlete's Foot Bunions (Bunionettes) Calluses Claw Toes Corns Diabetic Foot Hammer Toes Heel Fissures (Cracked Heels) Heel Pain Heel Spurs Ingrown Toenails Mallet Toes Metatarsalgia Mortons Neuroma Mortons Toe Neuropathy Overlapping Toes Over Pronation (Flat Feet) Plantar Fasciitis Post-Tib Tendonitis Pregnancy & Feet Sesamoiditis Shin Splints Toenail Fungus

Educational Videos
BONE/JOINT/TENDON Achilles Tendonitis Ankle Sprains Bone Spurs Bunions Flat Foot Metatarsalgia Neuroma Plantar Fasciitis Proprioception Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome Stress Fractures Turf Toe   NAILS & SKIN Chronic Wounds   DIABETIC HEALTH Diabetes and the Foot Peripheral Neuropathy   ORTHOTICS AND FOOTWEAR Children’s Shoes Orthotics   SPECIALITY SERVICES & SURGERIES Diagnostic Ultrasound Laser Treatment for Pain Management   WOMEN/CHILDREN/SENIORS & EXERCISE Walking

Bone Spurs
...The following activities and conditions are common causes: High-impact activities, such as running Excessive weight Poor-fitting footwear Tightening of the plantar fasciitis due to excessive stress Aging Because there are no obvious symptoms associated with bone spurs in the feet, diagnosing the disorder can be difficult...

Foot Care for Runners
...Plantar fasciitis is the most common cause of heel pain, the result of placing excessive stress on the ligament in the bottom of the foot...

Plantar Fasciitis: Put Your Heel Pain to a Halt
Heel pain is most often caused by plantar fasciitis, an inflammation of the long, dense band of connective tissue (the plantar fascia) that runs from the heel to the ball of the foot...

Overview of Foot and Ankle Problems
...A variety of foot injuries or improper foot mechanics can lead to plantar fasciitis...

Heel Problems
Haglund's Deformity Heel Callus Heel Fissures Plantar Fasciitis (heel spur)

General Information and Tips
...Foot pain is caused by a wide variety of injuries, health problems or disorders, including (but not limited to): Arthritis Bone spurs Bunions Calluses Corns Flat Feet Gout Ingrown toenails Plantar fasciitis Sprains Stress fractures Warts Wearing improper shoes or extensive use of the feet...

Heel Surgery
...Two common conditions can cause pain to the bottom of the heel and lead to surgical intervention: plantar fasciitis (an inflammation of a fibrous band of tissue in the bottom of the foot that extends from the heel bone to the toes) and heel spurs (often the result of stress on the muscles and fascia of the foot)...

Physical Therapy
...Heel spurs, bursitis, plantar fasciitis, bunions, corns and calluses, as well as many post-operative surgical conditions, respond well to physical therapy...

Baseball
...Inadequate stretching, improper shoes, and repeated motions lead to the most common foot problems that occur among baseball players, such as Achilles tendonitis, plantar fasciitis, shin splints, stress fractures, ankle sprains, and bone fractures...

Basketball
...But the repeated shock and pressures on the foot can also lead to inflammations, including Achilles tendonitis, plantar fasciitis, and sesamoiditis...

Walking and Your Feet
...The most common foot problems are blisters, corns, calluses, and plantar fasciitis...