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Visit your #podiatrist if you are interested in #bunionsurgery.

Bunions are one of the most common disorders treated by podiatrists across the country. Wearing any type of shoe may be painful when you have a bunion, and the bigger your bunion gets, the more it hurts to walk. Bunion surgery, or bunionectomy, realigns…
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If you feel the need to begin a non-threatening and non-cumbersome exercise program, please give fitness walking a fair chance.

Ever since the jogging phenomenon in the 1970s there has been high participation in all kinds of running events. Men and women of all ages typically run within their own ability range, and race within their own age category. Friendly fun runs and…
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Practical tips to help parents spot children's foot problems

Just part of growing up vs. the sign of a problem—managing children’s health and wellness is complicated for parents, who often struggle to know which signs and symptoms are temporary and those that point to more serious concerns. As parents transition…
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Here are some examples of the potential health concerns that wearing flip-flops can cause or exacerbate:

Flip-flops are fine for brief walk on the beach or around pool, but they may not be the best idea for longer sojourns. That’s because they can cause pain and injury when worn for extended periods of time, especially if the wearer is walking on concrete or…
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Foot and Ankle Physicians introduces EPAT

Foot and Ankle Physicians are bringing Shockwave Therapy to Clearwater. Who should use Shockwave Therapy? Generally speaking, any acute or chronic musculoskeletal pain and/or pain that significantly impairs mobility or quality of life. As Clearwater…
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If you have #anklepain see your #podiatrist for a diagnosis.

At its mildest, ankle pain is uncomfortable. In its most severe cases, ankle pain can be debilitating, rendering the sufferer unable to walk. Most often, ankle pain is described as a dull, persistent ache that occurs when the ankles bear weight or when…
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If you have an #anklesprain from wearing high heels see your #podiatrist!

In May 2015, The Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery® published a study that confirmed what podiatrists have known for decades. High-heel shoes may potentially cause wearers to experience ankle sprains as well as a cavalcade of other injuries. The study…
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Even tennis players need a #podiatrist who can provide treatment for a painful #mortonsneuroma - #nervepain

Many international tennis fans were saddened to learn about Milos Raonic. In the week before Memorial Day 2015, the 24-year-old, Canadian tennis player found himself in an unfortunate situation. The source of his consternation was an ongoing foot injury.…
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Don’t let #bunion pain keep you down. Consult a #podiatrist for #BunionTreatment options

Bunions are deformities of the MTP (metatarsophalangeal) joint, which lies at the base of your big toe. This condition can severely affect your foot from functioning properly, as well as cause discomfort and damage your other toes. If you have a bunion,…
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Here are ways to treat #corns or painful #calluses yourself or visit a #podiatrist for today.

Corn and calluses are thick layers of dead skin that normally develop on your feet and toes. They are caused by excessive friction or pressure often from ill-fitting, tight shoes. Another cause is due to frequent, repetitive motions such as running that…
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