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
...“It’s also best to cover cuts and cracks in the skin or ingrown toenails since these minor tears in the skin’s surface can act as entry points for bacteria...

Diabetic Complications and Amputation Prevention
... Ingrown toenails (which curve into the skin on the sides of the nail) and fungal infections can go unnoticed because of loss of feeling...

Diabetic Complications and Amputation Prevention
... Ingrown toenails (which curve into the skin on the sides of the nail) and fungal infections can go unnoticed because of loss of feeling...

Ingrown Toenails
... Causes Causes of ingrown toenails include: Heredity...

MRSA Infection of the Foot
...Those walking barefoot and suffering from common, relatively minor foot problems such as cuts, cracks in the skin, athlete’s foot, eczema, ingrown toenails, puncture wounds or corns and calluses can be at higher risk for infection since these conditions can cause minor tears in the skin which can act as portals for the bacteria to enter the body...

P.A.D. (Peripheral Arterial Disease)
...Keep edges rounded to avoid ingrown toenails, which can cause infections...

Peripheral Arterial Disease (P.A.D.)
...Keep edges rounded to avoid ingrown toenails, which can cause infections...

Staph Infections of the Foot
...Those walking barefoot and suffering from common, relatively minor foot problems such as cuts, cracks in the skin, athlete’s foot, eczema, ingrown toenails, puncture wounds or corns and calluses can be at higher risk for infection since these conditions can cause minor tears in the skin which can act as portals for the bacteria to enter the body...