Patient Education

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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Our Services
Our specialties include: Medical & Surgical treatment of all types of foot and ankle conditions Wound Care treatment Office based surgical suite Diagnosis and specialized treatment of: Ankle Instability Ankle Sprains Arthritic Foot & Ankle Care Athletes Foot Bunions Calluses Charcot's Foot Corns Diabetic Foot Infections Diabetic Shoes Endoscopic Plantar Fascia Release Flat Feet Foot Ulcers Fractures Fungus Toenails Geriatric Foot Care Hammertoes Heel Spurs Infections Ingrown Toenails Injuries Intoeing & Pediatric Foot Problems Metatarsalgia Neuromas Pediatric Foot Care Plantar Fasciitis Same Day/Out Patient Surgery Sports Injuries Tenolysis with PRP -Topaz- Bipolar radio frequency Warts Wounds We also carry Crocs, Vionics, PureStride Inserts,  Littlesteps inserts, Compressions stockings/socks and Thorlo socks...

Gym Safety
... Protect yourself from bacteria—Sweaty shoes, public showers, exercise equipment and the pool deck at the gym are breeding grounds for fungus, viruses and bacteria, including drug-resistant strains like MRSA (methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus) which has become increasingly more common...

Athlete's Foot
Athlete's foot is a skin infection caused by fungus...

Bone Infection
Osteomyelitis (an infection of the bone) can be caused by a variety of microbial agents (bacteria, fungus), the most common of which is staphylococcus aureus...

Foot Odor
...The odor is produced by bacteria and/or fungus that grows in the shoes and attaches to the skin...

Fungal Nails
A fungus is an organism that lives in warm moist areas...

Osteomyelitis (Bone Infection)
Osteomyelitis (an infection of the bone) can be caused by a variety of microbial agents (bacteria, fungus), the most common of which is staphylococcus aureus...

Smelly Feet
...The odor is produced by bacteria and/or fungus that grows in the shoes and attaches to the skin...

Thick Toenails
... Thick toenails can also be seen in individuals with nail fungus (onychomycosis), psoriasis, and hypothyroidism...

Yellow Toenails
...The fungus often develops underneath the nail, resulting in it becoming thick, raised, and yellow in color...