Tag: clearwater podiatrist

  • How Shoes Can Damage Children’s Feet – Pediatric Foot Care 101

    Tiny children’s shoes are adorable, but the same cannot be said for the huge podiatric problems that are caused by some of them. At a time when the foot is still developing and easily affected, picking the right footwear is crucial. So, what makes a good shoe for children’s feet? The answer lies deeper than […]

  • Good Podiatric Care for Elderly Patients

    If you think about how many miles we put on our feet in a lifetime it is no wonder foot problems so often emerge as we age. It is helpful for everyone to have basic knowledge of podiatric care for elderly people. Caregivers of older adults need to be mindful of good foot care and […]

  • Importance of Effectively Treating Athlete’s Foot

    Irritating, bothersome, completely of no use, and even painful at times… no, I’m not talking about the United States House of Congress, I’m talking about the itching and burning medical condition known as tinea pedis, or more commonly, Athlete’s Foot. Athlete’s foot usually begins with some form of perspiration happening between the toes while a […]

  • Plantar Fasciitis: The Foot Pain With A Strange Name

    Even if you can spell it, you probably can’t pronounce it. Whether you have the name down or not, plantar fasciitis is a real pain in the foot. It is estimated that over 2 million people are treated yearly for plantar fasciitis. One of the most common causes of heel pain, it is caused by […]

  • Celebrities Suffer Foot Problems Too

    Victoria Beckham. Michelle Yeoh. Sarah Jessica Parker. What do these ladies have in common? Less than perfect feet. Each of these ladies suffers from bunions. You may have heard of bunions and associated them with old age. That isn’t the case however. Bunions are very often caused by ill fitting shoes and high heels. So […]