Monthly Archives: May 2014

Why Are You Suffering From Top Of Foot Pain

Collapsed foot arches can be corrected through several therapeutic means such as orthotic insoles and even acupuncture therapy, as well as customizing your shoes. The key is to balance the bones, muscles and tendons so that the joints do not suffer from an abnormal amount of weight being placed on them. This is one of […]

Orthotics Can Improve Back Pain Associated With High Arches

If you experience heel pain at the bottom of your heel especially when you walk just after getting out of bed, you might be having plantar fasciitis. In plantar fasciitis, the strong tissue at the bottom of your foot-called the plantar fascia-becomes irritated and inflamed. Medications. Take an over-the-counter nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAIDS) such as […]

Hammer Toes, Claw Toes, Mallet Toes, Curly Toes & Webbed Toes

A complete foot evaluation is needed when evaluating a patient for hammertoe deformities. The foot should be examined in both weight bearing (with the patient standing upright) and non-weight bearing positions to determine if the deformity is flexible. When a deformity is found to be rigid on physical exam, it most likely involves changes in […]

Corn Removal Surgery Cost

This conditioning exercise seeks to cultivate longer stride and full foot contact with the ground. It depends upon freedom of the hip flexors (front hip joint muscles) and of the calves from excessive tension and upon responsiveness of the calf muscles (for spring in the step). This exercise has the effect of damping out momentum […]