Ballantyne Podiatrist Shares All You Need to Know About Achilles Tendinitis

June 6, 2018
Although small, the Achilles tendon plays a vital role in your body: it the calf muscle to the heel bone, allowing you to walk, jump, run, and stand on your tiptoes. This is why injuries such as Achilles tendinitis can be so debilitating. Below is information on this painful condition...
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Do I Need Foot Surgery? Our Concord Foot Surgeon Shares What To Look For

June 5, 2018
If you are having foot problems, then you may be thinking about foot surgery. However, Concord podiatrists do not always recommend this. There are several factors that have to be taken into consideration before you get surgery. When Non-Surgical Methods Have FailedĀ  Regardless of the type of disease or injury...
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Can You Tell If Your Ankle is Broken or Sprained?

May 24, 2018
You might have taken a wrong step or suffered a nasty fall, but one thing is for sure – you are in a great deal of pain. You know that there’s some kind of issue with your ankle but you might not know exactly how bad it really is. It...
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Eliminate These 3 Foot Issues with Surgery

May 16, 2018
The feet see a great deal of use and abuse every day as they carry the weight of the body and are often squished into narrow, tight or awkwardly-shaped shoes. Over time, this can lead to compressed nerves, pain and unsightly protrusions from the foot. Rather than living with these...
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Tips To Prepare For Foot Surgery Shared by Our Harrisburg Podiatrist

April 18, 2018
Pre-Op Foot Surgery Suggestions If you are about to have foot surgery, then you may have trouble grasping everything that you need to know about surgery. Following the recommended guidelines will help you heal properly. It is important for you to talk to your local foot surgeon about the recommended...
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When Is It Time to Treat Pediatric Flat Foot?

April 4, 2018
Pediatric flatfoot can not only cause your child a lot of pain but also lead to other foot problems in adulthood. While most people agree that children who exhibit symptoms such as pain should receive treatment, there is controversy around the types of treatment for flat feet when the condition...
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