When To See a Podiatrist for a Sports Injury
posted: Sep. 21, 2022.Sports injuries happen, and your feet and ankles are especially vulnerable. Your feet and ankles are overworked to begin with, and if you play a sport with a lot of Read moreCategory: Foot Conditions,  foot injury,  Podiatry
Is My Toe Broken?
posted: Sep. 01, 2022.Do you suspect that you might have broken your toe? You could very well be dealing with a broken toe if you notice pain, stiffness or swelling, or if you Read moreCategory: Foot Conditions,  foot injury,  Podiatry
Hairline Fractures – In the News!
posted: Dec. 30, 2020.President-Elect Joe Biden Fractures his Foot We have written about hairline fractures before, but today they are in the news again, courtesy of our president-elect, Joe Biden! It appears that Mr. Read moreCategory: Blog,  broken bones,  Conditions and Diseases,  falls in eldery,  foot injury,  Kansas City Foot and Ankle,  podiatrist,  stress fracture
Ice – Why and How
posted: Sep. 22, 2020.Ice; why and how! For every fall, scrape, or accidental run-in with an inanimate object (walls, furniture, curbs, etc.), there is a frozen bag of peas for that. It is the Read moreCategory: Blog,  Conditions and Diseases,  diabetic foot issues,  foot injury,  plantar fasciitis,  sports injuries,  sports injury,  stress fracture
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
Have you Ever Heard of a Foot Contusion?
posted: Jul. 04, 2019.Foot Contusions are very common injuries that people (especially children) may encounter. Have you ever heard of a foot contusion? Let’s look at this scary-sounding foot injury (that actually Read moreCategory: Foot,  foot injury,  foot specialist,  Kansas City podiatrist
3 of the Top Ways to Help Prevent Summer Youth Injuries from Sports Activities
posted: Jul. 03, 2019.Summertime is in full swing, and kids are participating in summer sports and heading off to camp! Organized sports and Camps offer experiences where kids can learn and play. Some Read moreCategory: achilles tendonitis,  athlete's foot,  Corns and Calluses,  foot injury,  fungus,  sports injury
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