Patient Education

Our team of specialists and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you. Or, for a more comprehensive search of our entire Web site, enter your term(s) in the search bar provided.

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... Achilles Tendon Arthritic Foot & Ankle Care Calluses Diabetic Foot Infections Geriatric Foot Care Infections Metatarsalgia Poor Circulation Ankle Instability Athlete's Foot Corns Flat Feet Hammertoes Ingrown Toenails Neuromas Warts Ankle Sprains Bunions Crush Injuries Fungus Toenails Heel Spurs Ankle Injuries Plantar Fasciitis Heel Pain Wounds Other Specialties: Onsite Outpatient Ambulatory Foot & Ankle Surgery Endoscopic Surgery Arthroscopy Surgery for Warts & Ingrown Toenails Surgery Center X-Ray Services MLS Laser Treatment Sports Medicine Custom Orthotics Ankle Sprains Ankle sprains are caused by an unnatural twisting or force on the ankle bones of the foot, often resulting in one or more ligaments on the outside of the ankle to be stretched or torn...

Educational Videos
BONE/JOINT/TENDON Achilles Tendonitis Anatomy of the Foot Ankle Sprains Bunions Forefoot Pain Gout Hammertoes Metatarsalgia Neuroma Plantar Fasciitis Stress Fractures Tailor’s Bunion Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome Tendonitis   NAILS & SKIN Ingrown Toenails Plantar Warts   DIABETIC HEALTH Caring for the Diabetic Foot   ORTHOTICS AND FOOTWEAR Orthotics   SPECIALITY SERVICES & SURGERIES Laser Treatment for Pain Management   WOMEN/CHILDREN/SENIORS & EXERCISE Children’s Feet Overuse  

Equinus
... Foot Problems Related to Equinus Depending on how a patient compensates for the inability to bend properly at the ankle, a variety of foot conditions can develop, including: Plantar fasciitis (arch/heel pain) Calf cramping Tendonitis (inflammation in the Achilles tendon) Metatarsalgia (pain and/or callusing on the ball of the foot) Flatfoot Arthritis of the midfoot (middle area of the foot) Pressure sores on the ball of the foot or the arch Bunions and hammertoes Ankle pain Shin splints Diagnosis Most patients with equinus are unaware they have this condition when they first visit the doctor...

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