Blog Archive

Shin Splints Aug 2nd, 2020

Recently, I have seen an increase of patients in my clinic with complaints of anterior shin pain. Many of us remember shin splints from our childhood after a day spent in the park, playing tennis on asphalt courts with thin soled rubber tennis shoes or after running for hours through...

Do I have Midfoot Arthritis? Apr 16th, 2020

Why does my foot hurt at the top of it and cause an aching with walking or standing in one place? Do I have midfoot arthritis? These may be common questions you are asking during these times of social distancing during COVID-19. Most likely, your daily activities are much different...

Should I Fix My Bunion? Feb 27th, 2020

Should I fix my bunion? A bunion is an enlargement of the bone and the joint of the big toe.  Many people have bunions, but not all bunions lead to pain or activity limitations. In some instances, as the bunion progresses, the big toe may also start to turn and...

Tired of Recurrent Ankle Sprains and Instability? Feb 18th, 2020

Ankle sprains and instability-  I can talk on this topic from not only a professional level, but also a personal level. I have lived with my husband now for 15 years, and I have gone through the constant cycle of ankle sprains with him- I have seen the swelling, bruising,...

Winter can be Fall Season Feb 5th, 2020

With the hectic pace of the holidays, serious injuries from ice-related falls inevitably occur. Falls on icy surfaces are a major cause of ankle sprains and fractures, and it’s critical to seek prompt treatment to prevent further damage that can prolong recovery. The ankle joint is vulnerable to serious injury...