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Hammertoe Surgery: Why and How Hammertoes Are Corrected

06th December 2010
Hammertoes are perhaps the most common foot deformity one can develop over a lifetime. In this condition, the toes (except the big toe) will slowly begin to contract upward, at one or both joints in the toe. This can lead to painful corns, and to pain wit... Read >
Author: Scott Kilberg DPM

Athletes Beware: Overpronation and Arch Pain Cannot Be Ignored

16th September 2009
Arch pain and over-pronation can cause issues for people in every stage of life and can even distress an athlete's performance in every way. For those who suffer from this type of pain, there are 3 likely causes that many people may not even know about. M... Read >
Author: Salomon

Orthotics for Hammertoe

17th July 2009
Hammertoe is a common foot deformity that occurs when the toes become locked into a permanently bent position. They are often caused by wearing ill-fitting footwear, particularly high-heeled shoes, which force the toes into a bent position. Anatomically s... Read >
Author: kentsmith

Choosing Orthopedic Insoles

10th July 2009
Orthopedic insoles have become quite sophisticated. Traditionally used to alleviate foot pain by shifting pressure away from certain sore or stressed areas of the foot, insoles nowadays can actually be used to treat the underlying condition itself. For ex... Read >
Author: kentsmith
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