Young Ankles Take A Beating As Spring Sports S...

  According to BostonGlobe.com, three out of four American families with school-aged children have at least one playing an organized sport. That’s a total of 45 million children throughout the United States. Being involved in a sport or physical activity reaps great rewards for children such as health (both physical and mental), learning the importance of teamwork and establishes healthy habits that can last... Read More

When Your Big Toe Joint Hurts

Our feet are extremely complex structures containing numerous bones, joints, muscles, tendons and ligaments. As the primary structure necessary for movement, the big toe takes the brunt of our daily activities. With that being said, are you feeling a constant throbbing pain in your big toe? Is it stiff? Pain in your big toe can be coming from deep inside the joint and at other times be the result of the nail... Read More

Broken Toe Woe: Broken Toes Should Be Examined...

Ignoring broken toes will not make them heal faster!  We often see patients in the office who broke a toe several months ago and are still having pain.  They often think “there is nothing to do for a broken toe” or are even told that by an urgent care, ER or primary care physician.  Because the fracture is not treated appropriately, the toe can be swollen and painful for months and months.   Most... Read More