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Holiday Hours

Our Offices will be closed Friday July 3rd, we will reopen with normal business hours on Monday, July 6th

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Proper way to wear your face mask

How to put on a face mask Clean your hands with soap and water or hand sanitizer before touching the mask. Remove a mask from the box and make sure there are no obvious tears or holes in either side of the mask. Determine which side of the mask is the top. The side of

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Foot Safety at the Beach

Protect Your Feet from Puncture Wounds and Cuts Wear shoes to protect your feet from puncture wounds and cuts caused by seashells, broken glass and other sharp objects. Don’t go in the water if your skin gets cut—bacteria in oceans and lakes can cause infection. A puncture wound should be treated by a foot and

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Pediatric Foot Care

What is pediatric foot care? There are a number of congenital defects and issues that can affect little ones starting from birth. A podiatrist can intervene and provide treatments to ensure your child continues to develop healthfully. Pediatric foot care can involve diagnosing and treating: Heel pain Club foot   Flat feet Athlete’s foot Plantar

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Telehealth

Telehealth Appointments Available.  Call Us Today. Get Foot and Ankle Care Right Away! Our office is continuing to offer telehealth visits to all patients.  During the visit, your doctor will guide you through the next steps in your care, and if necessary, then you will be scheduled to be taken care of in the office. 

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Going barefoot? Beware!

We always recommend wearing shoes/sandals in the summertime to protect our feet.  But we know that summer heat leads to barefoot walking.   Parents and families can prevent cuts, puncture wounds and other injuries from going barefoot by following some simple recommendations .We offer these tips for a safer barefoot summer:–See a foot and ankle surgeon

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What are Bunions?

A bunion is also referred to as Hallux Valgus, which is a bump that appears inside the foot, around the metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint (near the big toe). This bump is a bone that is protruding towards the inside of the big foot. If a bunion in is left untreated, it can cause severe pain and

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Acrylics vs Keryflex Nail Restoration

If you have a bruised or damaged toenail, are experiencing yellow brittle nails, or have nails that just don’t grow “normally”, chances are you have tried or considered having an acrylic nail applied at the nail salon. While acrylics may seem like a quick and easy solution to your nail concerns, there are some important

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There’s a fungus among us!!

Nail fungus is a common condition that begins as a white or yellow spot under the tip of your fingernail or toenail. As the fungal infection goes deeper, nail fungus may cause your nail to discolor, thicken and crumble at the edge. It can affect several nails. If your condition is mild and not bothering

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The importance of Diabetic Foot Care

Diabetes can be dangerous to your feet—even a small cut can produce serious consequences. Diabetes may cause nerve damage that takes away the feeling in your feet. Diabetes may also reduce blood flow to the feet, making it harder to heal an injury or resist infection. Because of these problems a small cut or puncture,

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