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August 24, 2018

Preparing for a Marathon? Here’s what you need to know

So, you’ve decided to go for it and run the Bank of America Chicago Marathon? Great idea! Chicago is one of the most beautiful cities for an urban marathon with plenty of green cityscape for a comfortable yet scenic run. Whether you’re a seasoned runner and have 99 marathons under your belt or are preparing […]

July 23, 2018

Sunscreen Tip – Don’t forget your feet!

The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS) warns that the feet are not only susceptible to skin cancer, but are especially prone to melanoma, the most potentially deadly of skin malignancies. Skin cancer on the feet is particularly dangerous because it can easily remain undetected, appearing as a mole or freckle. Truth is […]

June 25, 2018

When Is A Bunion Not A Bunion

We often have patients come to see us about their bunion when in reality they have an arthritic joint. Yes, it can be easy to confuse the two because they can give a look alike, but they are very different. Let’s say you are looking at your foot. And there below your big toe there […]

May 29, 2018

Got big toe joint arthritis? We have Cartiva.

Arthritis of the big toe joint is one of the most common foot problems affecting millions of Americans. There have been multiple methods to treat this common condition, from removing arthritic bone spurs to joint replacement to joint fusions.  The latest procedure to treat this condition is the insertion of a synthetic cartilage like implant […]

May 18, 2018

Chronic Heel Pain Got you Down?

Feet – You may not think much about them until they hurt. And when they do, you want relief. To get the right treatment, you need to know the problem. If your pain is in your heel, you may have Plantar Fasciitis – most common ailment among the young and old. Referred to as heel pain […]