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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Patient Education
...E Protocol Rugby Injuries to the Foot and Ankle Running and Track Injuries to the Foot and Ankle Running Injuries Sesamoid Injuries in the Foot Shin Splints Shoe Inserts Skin Cancer of the Foot and Ankle Smelly Feet Soccer Injuries to the Foot and Ankle Soft Tissue Biopsy Softball Injuries to the Foot and Ankle Sports Injuries to the Foot and Ankle Staph Infections of the Foot Stress Fracture in the Foot Sweaty Feet Swollen Ankles Swollen Feet Synovitis Tailor's Bunion Talar Dome Lesion Tarsal Coalition Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome Tennis Injuries to the Foot and Ankle Thick Toenails Tingly Feet Tired Feet Toe and Metatarsal Fractures (Broken Toes) Toe Walking Turf Toe Ulcers/Wounds Varicose Veins Volleyball Injuries to the Foot and Ankle Warts Weak Ankles Webbed Toes White Toenails Wounds/Ulcers Wounds-Puncture Yellow Toenails

Avoiding Shin Splints
...In your enthusiasm, however, make sure you don’t overdo it and go too far, too fast or you may find yourself suffering from shin splints...

Get Fit Without Hurting Your Feet
... Sweat the Small Stuff:  Some common foot problems that occur with exercise are blisters, shin splints, athlete’s foot, corns and calluses...

Podiatry Videos
BONE/JOINT/TENDON Bunions Flat Foot Gout Hammertoes Neuroma Plantar Fasciitis Shin Splints Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome Stress Fractures   NAILS & SKIN Athlete’s Foot Chronic Wounds Fungal Nail Ingrown Toenails Wounds and Ulcers   DIABETIC HEALTH Diabetes Diabetes and the Foot Diabetic Shoes and Your Foot Health Wounds and Ulcers   ORTHOTICS AND FOOTWEAR Orthotics SPECIALITY SERVICES & SURGERIES Laser Therapy for Fungal Nail   *MONTHLY FEATURE* PODIATRIC MEDICINE Podiatry Adult Footwear Children Footwear Foot and Ankle Injuries Bunions Hammer Toes Plantar Warts Fungal Problems Heel Pain Pain Above the Feet Plantar Fasciitis Diabetes & Your Feet Ingrown Toenails Neuroma Foot Surgery Callus Cracked Heels Eczema Psoriasis Cysts Pigmented Lesions Charcot Foot Ganglionic Cysts Arthritic Foot Conditionss Haglunds Deformitys HEEL PAIN Overview Common Causes Treatment Options Preventing Heel Pain WOUND MANAGEMENT Overview The Healing Process Causes & Types of Wounds Treatment Options Prevention of Wounds DIABETES & YOUR FEET Overview Diabetic Neuropathy Peripheral Arterial Disease Foot Ulcers & Infections Care for Your Diabetic Feet SPORTS INJURIES Overview Shoes Socks & Orthotics Skin Injuries to the Feet Forefoot Injuries Midfoot Injuries Rearfoot Injuries Ankle Injuries Leg Injuries The information provided by Visual Media Concepts, Inc...

Compartment Syndrome
...Symptoms include aching, burning or cramping, and can be confused with shin splints...

Equinus
... Foot Problems Related to Equinus Depending on how a patient compensates for the inability to bend properly at the ankle, a variety of foot conditions can develop, including: Plantar fasciitis (arch/heel pain) Calf cramping Tendonitis (inflammation in the Achilles tendon) Metatarsalgia (pain and/or callusing on the ball of the foot) Flatfoot Arthritis of the midfoot (middle area of the foot) Pressure sores on the ball of the foot or the arch Bunions and hammertoes Ankle pain Shin splints Diagnosis Most patients with equinus are unaware they have this condition when they first visit the doctor...

Shin Splints
Shin splints” is a term to describe pain and swelling in the front of the lower legs...

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