Painful Knees? Losing Weight Can Help

August 6, 2019
How Losing Weight Can Relieve the Pressure on Your Knees It’s a well-documented fact that weight loss offers a host of benefits to the body’s overall health. But what you may not know is how weight loss helps those experiencing knee and foot pain experience relief. Studies have shown that...
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Custom-Made Orthotics: Are they Worth the Price?

July 23, 2019
If you are struggling with foot pain, ankle pain, leg pain, or knee pain, your podiatrist might have recommended custom orthotics, which can correct your stride and bring you some relief. While custom orthotics can help relieve many conditions, though, they are also very expensive, and are rarely covered by...
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7 Summer Foot Care Tips for Patients with Diabetes

July 9, 2019
Many people look forward to wearing sandals or walking barefoot on the beach during the lazy months of summer. But for patients with diabetes, simple activities like these can be dangerous. Since diabetic people often have poor circulation and nerve damage in their feet, small cuts or burns can become...
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Pedicure Safety Tips from a Charlotte Podiatrist

June 18, 2019
Getting a pedicure is a relaxing way to treat yourself and make sure that your toes look their best. However, if you’re not careful, an unsanitary pedicure can put your feet at serious risk for an infection. In today’s blog post, our Charlotte podiatrist shares tips to making sure your...
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The Best Running Shoes for Flat Feet and High Arches

June 4, 2019
If you’re experiencing pain when you run, look no further than your feet. The type of running shoe you wear can have a significant impact on your heel strikes, foot strikes, and all-around foot and ankle health. Whether you have flat feet, high arches, or something in-between, here are some...
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How To Keep Kids Off Their Feet After a Foot or Ankle injury – Foot Surgeon in Harrisburg NC

May 14, 2019
We all know it’s hard to keep kids down! After all, for a child, there’s a lot of running around to do, games to play, and friends to see. However, when your child has a foot or ankle injury, or is recovering from foot surgery, it’s important that they take...
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