Age and Your Feet
posted: Oct. 30, 2020.You may have heard the saying “Aging isn’t for the weak”. Age can bring about wisdom and life experiences and wonderful memories; however, it can also come with all sorts Read moreCategory: American Diabetes Association,  Ankles,  Blog,  custom-molded orthotics,  diabetes,  falls in eldery,  Foot,  foot complications,  heel pain,  ingrown toenails,  Uncategorized
Do our Podiatrists Recommend Walking Barefoot?
posted: Apr. 15, 2020.As more people are staying home right now, it begs the question: Is it a good idea to walk barefoot in your home? Walking barefoot might be something you only Read moreCategory: athlete's foot,  barefoot running,  Conditions and Diseases,  Foot,  foot complications,  foot fungus,  foot injury,  foot pain,  fungal toenail,  heel pain
Experts in Heel Pain: Definition of ‘Expert’
posted: Jan. 25, 2020.expert: ex·pert | \ ˈek-ˌspərt , ik-ˈspərt \ n: a person who has extensive skill or knowledge in a particular field. adj: skillful or knowledgeable; of, involving, or done by an expert: an expert Read moreCategory: Blog,  cortisone foot pain,  custom-molded orthotics,  Foot,  foot doctor,  heel pain,  heels,  Kansas City podiatrist,  Podiatry
Sever’s Disease (Calcaneal Apophysitis) in Children
posted: Aug. 05, 2019.Is Your Child Frequently Mentioning Heel Pain? Calcaneal Apophysitis (Sever’s Disease)Calcaneal Apophysitis, or Sever’s Disease, is a painful inflammation of the heel’s growth plate (physis). This condition typically affects children between Read moreCategory: Children’s Feet,  Conditions and Diseases,  flat foot,  foot doctor,  heel pain,  Kansas City Foot and Ankle
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injections
posted: Oct. 17, 2016.Over the past decade, PRP or Platelet-Rich Plasma injections, have gained much popularity as a non-surgical alternative to the treatment of various injuries. This mainly stems from high-level athletes attributing Read moreCategory: achilles tendonitis,  foot injury,  foot pain,  foot surgery,  heel pain
Why do my heels hurt when I first get out of bed?
posted: Nov. 13, 2015.This is one of the most common questions asked in every podiatry office. It’s usually followed by, “Doc, my first steps out of bed in the morning are so Read moreCategory: achilles tendonitis,  heel pain,  plantar fasciitis
Custom Orthotics vs. Insoles from a Discount Store Kiosk
posted: Mar. 07, 2013.Top ten reasons to walk past the kiosk and head straight for your podiatrist. Do you have heel or arch pain, flat feet, weak ankles or just general foot fatigue? Are Read moreCategory: Dr. Mark Green,  flat arch,  flat feet,  foot pain,  foot specialist,  heel pain,  Kansas City Foot and Ankle,  Leawood podiatrist,  podiatrist