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  • What is a Neuroma?
    If you are dealing with pain, burning, tingling or numbness between your toes you could be dealing with a neuroma. Read our blog to learn more! Read more
  • Taking Care of Bunions
    A bunion is one of the most common foot deformities, often affecting the joint at the base of the big toe. Read on to learn more about bunion treatment! Read more
  • Ingrown Nails
    Swelling, reddened flesh, shooting pain, and pus are just some of the incredibly uncomfortable symptoms of having an ingrown toenail. Read our blog to learn more! Read more
  • Ways a Podiatrist Can Help You
    Think you may need a podiatrist? There are many instances in which you should turn to a podiatrist, read our blog for more information! Read more
  • Treatment for Minor Foot Injuries
    RICE, Rest, Ice, Compression and Elevation are the best treatment for mild foot injuries. If your injury is more severe, call us today. Read our blog for more information! Read more
  • Is Plantar Fasciitis Causing Your Heel Pain?
    Don't let heel pain get in the way of life! Read our blog and contact your podiatrist to determine a diagnosis and treatment for your heel pain! Read more
  • Trick or Treat!
    As Halloween approaches there are a few safety tips to keep in mind to keep you child safe and smiling. Walk, don’t run between houses and avoid cutting through lawns. There Read more
  • Arnica Pain Relief
    A couple days ago in our Blacksburg office, a patient mentioned to me a cream she has been using for pain. She mentioned it even helps with bruises! I had to Read more
  • Arthritis & Baby Boomers
    Baby boomers aren’t ready to slow down, even if their bodies are. If you’re a member of the “Me Generation,” seek care if you develop joint pain in your toes, Read more
  • Foot Care Myths
    Old wives’ tales and myths like that example are fun to laugh at. We believed them growing up. “Step on a crack and you’ll break your mother’s back.” But there Read more
  • What Does a Podiatrist Do?
    Surgeries- everything from removing a bunion to reconstructive surgeriesBunionsWartsIngrown ToenailsRoutine/Diabetic Foot CareCustom Orthotics & Over the Counter OrthoticsHeel Pain/Plantar FasciitisHeel SpursBone SpursNeuropathyNeuromaCorns/CallusesAthlete’s FootNail FungusInjuries   The list can really go on and Read more
  • Mow the Lawn, Not Your Foot
    The thousands of lawnmower-related foot injuries every year can be prevented Springtime is here and weekend gardeners should note that their yards could become “toe-away” zones if they’re not careful when Read more
  • Rain, Rain Go Away!
    Spring is just around the corner and judging by the last two weeks it’s going to be a wet one. If you don’t already own waterproof footwear, you’re probably considering Read more
  • Common Symptoms for Foot Ailments
    Do you suffer from itching or scaling between your toes? Have you experienced this sensation in the past but now your feet are painful, inflamed, and possibly have blisters? You might Read more
  • Diabetic Socks at Christmastime
    Socks have often received a bad rap beneath the Christmas tree—no pun intended. These faithful foot coverings are snubbed by children of any age and are often seen as a Read more
  • Home Treatment for Flat Feet
    It may seem cliché to base your New Year resolutions on a vow to exercise more, but taking an active approach to your physical health is one of the smartest Read more