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Why You Need a Board-Certified Podiatrist on Your Diabetic Care Team Jun 14th, 2019

Diabetes is a disease in which your body is not able to process the glucose in your blood, which results in high levels of blood sugar. One complication of the disease is called “peripheral vascular disease.” It affects blood vessels that are away from the heart and leads to reduced...

9 Tips for Preventing Athlete's Foot This Summer May 15th, 2019

Athlete’s foot is a common fungal infection that affects the skin on the foot, especially the area between the toes. When left untreated, it can spread to other body parts as well. The infection usually appears during the spring or summer when the foot gets sweaty and warm inside the...

Lapiplasty: Learn All About This New, Breakthrough Bunion Surgery Apr 17th, 2019

Lapiplasty® is a new procedure using patented technology to correct not only the bunion, but its root cause. It straightens three dimensions of alignment of the metatarsal bone. First, it corrects the sideways lean of your metatarsal bone. Second, it stops the abnormal rotation of the bone, which can produce...

Start Laser Treatment Now and banish Fungal Toenails Before Sandal Season Mar 27th, 2019

Toenail fungus is a contagious fungal infection caused by a microscopic organism. In the majority of cases, the first sign that something’s wrong is a small white or yellow spot underneath your toenail. As the infection progresses, additional nail symptoms can arise, such as: Distorted shape Discoloration Thickening A bad...