Tag: podiatrists

  • Broken Ankle & Foot Injuries May Warrant Testing for Compartment Syndrome

    As we all know, there are many different foot and ankle injuries that may befall an individual. However, some of the most life altering ones are crushing injuries. They, by their very nature, have the ability to cause widespread and sometimes irreversible damage to the foot and ankle. That’s why many Clearwater podiatrists believe in […]

  • Debunking Podiatry-Related Myths About Barefoot Running

    ”Minimalist Style” or barefoot running is an increasingly popular trend among active adults today. Along with its growing popularity comes a surging debate: Does minimalist running cause or prevent injuries for running enthusiasts? Podiatry experts around the world have weighed in on this topic, and an overwhelming majority of them have encountered a series of […]

  • Types of Toenail Fungus Treatment

    Toenail fungus is a common problem that can turn into a painful situation. Once the fungus is contracted it develops and grows underneath the toenail. This can cause the toenail to become discolored, thick and have an unnatural appearance. The good news is that there are a variety of toenail fungus treatments available. Symptoms Initially […]

  • A Brief Look at 4 Modern Day Bunion Treatments

    Bunions are one of the many things that can go wrong with our feet. They are most often caused by a handful of things. Among them are arthritis and wearing ill-fitting shoes. The good news is that our Clearwater podiatrists offer patients access to bunion treatments that may provide relief. With that said, here is […]