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Playing With Pain Can Ruin Tennis Game

Tennis Game

Playing with Pain Can Ruin Your Tennis Game Quick, repetitive footwork ID’d as culprit. Playing with pain can ruin tennis game – Foot pain began affecting Donna’s tennis game, and she was determined not to let it keep her from the sport she loved. The 47-year-old avid tennis player from Arizona tried to play through […]

Pedicure Pointers

Pedicure Pointers

Pedicure Pointers The Dos and Don’ts for Fabulous Feet – Pedicure Pointers Whether you like to get a pedicure in the nail salon or at home, follow these easy Pedicure Pointers Dos and Don’ts to keep your feet looking and feeling their best! Dos If you have diabetes or poor circulation in your feet, consult […]

Chronic Ankle Disability: What You Need to Know

Chronic Ankle Disability: What You Need to Know

Are you constantly rolling or twisting your ankle? This can cause pain and make even walking uncomfortable. It could also be a sign that you have chronic ankle instability.  If chronic ankle instability isn’t treated properly, it could lead to even bigger issues like recurring ankle sprains. Unstable ankles also may cause potholes to form […]

Healing Ankle Sprains Quickly and Easily

Ankle Sprains

Did you know that there are different grades of ankle sprains? That means the severity of each ankle sprain is going to differ for each patient.  This can happen when you are walking, running, or after suffering a fall. In reality, anyone can sprain their ankle at any time.  What are the Signs of an […]

Non-Surgical Treatment Options for Foot Injuries

Non-Surgical Treatment Options for Foot Injuries

If you suffer from ligament tendon injuries, you might think you need to go under the knife for relief. But at the Foot and Ankle Center of Arizona, we offer non-surgical procedures for the treatment of things like torn tendons, so you can get back on your feet! Non-Surgical Treatment Options for Foot Injuries Regenerative […]

Why Choose a Foot Surgeon for Your Non-Surgical Options?

Foot Surgeon for Your Non-Surgical Options

A painful foot or ankle is usually caused by an injury or an underlying chronic condition. When experiencing pain, it is a good idea to look for a foot surgeon to be properly diagnosed so you can receive the right treatment.  Keep in mind, not all foot surgeons are the same. You will want to […]

What is arthrodesis toe? How to treat and recover?

arthrodesis toe

To relieve pain from your big toe and the front part of your foot, you may need Arthrodesis Toe, which is a surgical procedure known as first Metatarsal-Phalangeal Joint (MTP) Arthrodesis. When Do I Need Arthrodesis Toe? The surgical procedure is designed to help relieve any pain in the front part of the point caused […]

Diseased Toenail Treatment

Toenail Treatment

What should I know about nail fungus? A Fungal Nail Infection is a condition that can also be referred to as Onychomycosis (on-ih–koh-my-KOH-sis) or Tinea Unguium. Fungi thrive in warm, moist places, such as your shoes. Nail Fungus and Athlete’s Foot are contagious The first sign of nail fungus may appear as a white or […]

When is My Injury Severe Enough to See a Podiatrist?

Podiatrist

When suffering from a foot or ankle injury, it is best to seek the knowledge of a skilled podiatrist to examine your injury for a proper diagnosis and treatment plan. Your feet and ankles are complex and it is crucial to the foundation of your body to ensure that they are properly taken care of. […]

Post-Op Pain Management

Foot Pain Management

Post-Op Pain Management Foot and ankle surgeons share reassuring insight on managing pain after surgery Chicago, August 31, 2016 – Post-Op Pain Management – With any surgical procedures comes reasonable concerns. Depending on the person, your mind could start racing anywhere from the seriousness of your condition, to the procedure itself, to out of pocket […]