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How Can Diabetes Affect Your Feet?

Diabetes can result in complications involving many parts of the body including your feet. It can cause poor circulation, decreased sensation, and delayed healing in the feet. These problems can be prevented by regular visits to your podiatrist.

Feb 27th, 2021
Como afecta la diabetes tus pies?

La diabetes puede resultar en altos niveles de glucosa en la sangre el cual te puede llevar a unas variedades de complicaciones de salud. Puede dañar tu corazón, tus vasos sanguíneos, tus riñones, tu sistema nervioso, y tus pies permanentemente.

Feb 9th, 2021
Dedo en Martillo

Tenotomía Flexor: un procedimiento rápido para el dedo en martillo.

Jul 30th, 2021
Trombosis Venosa Profunda y Embolia Pulmonar

Trombosis Venosa Profunda y Embolica Pulmonar es algo muy serio para la salud, afortunadamente es una condición médica que se puede prevenir. A veces es usual no poder diagnosticarlo y eso puede resultar en una situación fatal para el paciente.

Jul 27th, 2021
Fascitis Plantar

La Fascitis Plantar es una patología ortopédica común que afecta a más de tres millones de personas en Los Estados Unidos al año.

Jul 27th, 2021
Flexor Tenotomy: A Quick Fix For A Hammertoe

A hammertoe can develop when the tendon on the underside of the toe (flexor tendon) tightens, resulting in contracture of the toe. A flexor tenotomy is a simple, low-risk procedure that can correct a hammertoe deformity.

Jul 26th, 2021
Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis is a common orthopedic pathology that affects more than 3 million people in the US per year. Injury or repetitive stress to the plantar fascia can cause inflammation, resulting in pain and stiffness, commonly along its insertion site.

Jun 29th, 2021
Laser Therapy for Fungal Toenails

Laser therapy for thick, yellow, and unsightly nails is available in our office. Please call today for more information regarding this exciting, safe, and effective treatment.

May 27th, 2021
What Is An Ingrown Toenail?

An ingrown toenail develops when the nail grows downward or curves into the skin. The nail digs in and irritates the skin, often causing pain, redness, and swelling, and some times infection.

Apr 19th, 2021
What is Turf Toe?

The condition called “Turf Toe” is a sprain of the big toe joint. It happens commonly in athletic injuries when the toe is forcibly bent into hyperextension or hyperflexion (too high up or too high down).

Mar 12th, 2021
Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism

Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism (DVT/PE) are serious, but preventable medical conditions. They are fairly undiagnosed and can be fatal if left untreated. More commonly known as a “blood clot”.

Mar 3rd, 2021