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

5 Reasons to See a Podiatrist

  Did you know that there is a doctor that can help you with chronic pain in your foot, ankle or knee? They are called Podiatrists. Podiatry is a branch of medicine that is devoted to the study, health, diagnosis and treatment of foot, ankle and lower leg disorders. Sometimes at home treatments like heat, ice and rest can treat your pain but when it just isn’t doing the job, it may be time to visit a... Read More

5 Reasons Your Feet Stink

  Do you suffer from SFS? A.K.A. Stinky Feet Syndrome. Okay you caught us, that is not a real syndrome but many people suffer from this and there is nothing more embarrassing than having your feet smell bad. Luckily we came up with a few explanations and preventions to help you say goodbye to stinky feet once and for all. Here are 5 reasons: Your sweat has gotten out of control. You don’t give your... Read More

Avoid Foot Pain by Wearing Proper Footwear

  Do you have a job that you are on you feet all day? Or are you so busy that you never get a chance to relax your feet? Does it cause pain in your legs, feet and back? Well you might not know this but you are wearing the wrong shoes. Proper footwear plays a significant role in being comfortable on the job or daily routines. Proper footwear can improve your posture, eliminate discomfort and prevent injury. To... Read More

Why Do Doctors Run Late?

  Doctors have a reputation for running late and we get it, that can be frustrating. But rarely does it have to do with a doctor actually having poor time management skills but more to do with patient circumstance. Let’s look at some examples. A new patient shows up on time for their appointment but forget to get there early to fill out new patient paperwork. (delay 10 minutes) A patient is late. If there... Read More

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