Understanding Foot Anatomy

By gaining better knowledge of the foot’s anatomy, we can further enhance our understanding of various conditions and injuries. The foot is a flexible structure of bones, joints, muscles and soft tissues that allow us to stand upright and perform various activities such as walking, running and jumping. Dividing the Foot The foot is divided … Read more

Skin conditions of the feet and what to look out for

There are a variety of skin conditions that affect your feet and some are more common than others. Typically, you will see rashes or skin lesions on the feet as an infection—viral, bacterial or fungal. It is important to seek medical attention for the proper diagnosis and treatment of various skin conditions of the feet. … Read more

Gait Analysis: What is it?

When you think of gait analysis, what do you think of? Many people think of their podiatrist watching how you run or walk and evaluates your feet and shoes. After a gait analysis is completed, your biomechanical problems will be addressed and a proper treatment option created. Being able to move efficiently is important in … Read more