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Ingrown Toenail Pain


Do you have pain on the side of your toe and it looks like the nail has grown into the skin? Although common, ingrown toenails can be extremely painful. Trying to put a shoe on or even walk barefoot can cause pain. If the ingrown toenail is not taken care of it can actually lead [...]

Ingrown Toenail Pain2016-02-27T18:50:58+00:00

Diabetes and your Feet


Diabetes can have numerous effects on your feet. One of the first things that may happen is that you begin to lose sensation, usually starting at the toes. What this is called is peripheral neuropathy. It is important to remember that when you are purchasing new shoes that they fit properly. If you are unsure [...]

Diabetes and your Feet2016-02-27T18:40:23+00:00

Jake Locker Scheduled For Lisfranc Fracture Surgery Today


Jake Locker quarterback for The Titans will be undergoing surgery today for a Lisfranc fracture.  The Lisfranc joint is located at the instep at the highest part of the arch.  It is where the long bones, (metatarsals) connect with the rest of the foot. A Lisfranc fracture can occur when you are falling and twist [...]

Jake Locker Scheduled For Lisfranc Fracture Surgery Today2016-02-27T17:47:47+00:00