Hammertoes

A hammertoe is a change in toe position due to contracture of tendons, laxity of ligaments or arthritic change in joints.  These generally progress over time and have many causes and presentations. Hammertoes, one of the most painful foot ailments, can often be traced...

Fractures

A podiatrist, like myself, is trained to handle almost all conditions concerning the foot.  Not a week goes by in my office that someone does not come in with some sort of broken bone. If you feel you have broken a bone in your foot please seek medical attention...

Bunions

A bunion is a bony lump on the side of your foot, which develops when your big toe starts to angle towards your second toe. The bunion eventually causes discomfort and pain. The skin over the lump can become red, blistered or infected. A fluid-filled space called a...