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  • Signs and Treatment for Sprained Ankles
    Signs and Treatment for Sprained Ankles Do you have a sprained ankle? Ankle sprains are among the most common injuries. Ankle sprains sprain occur when the ligaments in the ankle are Read more
  • Dealing With Claw Toes and Mallet Toes
    Understanding Claw and Mallet Toes   Think you may have mallet or claw toes? Mallet and claw toes form over years and are common in adults. Mallet and claw toes are among Read more
  • What are Hammertoes?
    A hammertoe is a common foot deformity that affects the middle joint of the smaller toes. As a result, this causes the toes to bend downward. Since this bend causes Read more
  • Taking Care of Flat Feet
    While there are many people with flat feet, often times they won’t even know it; however, there are others with flat feet that regularly experience pain, soreness, and other problems. Read more
  • Treating Diabetic Feet
    Diabetic feet need special care because of decreased circulation, neuropathy, joint deterioration, and more. While your primary care physician may guide you on blood sugar control, medications, a healthy diet, Read more
  • 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