At Benenati Foot & Ankle Care Centers, we know that the right shoes for a runner can maximize performance and minimize your risk for injury.
At Benenati Foot & Ankle Care Centers, we want to help patients take good care of their feet and ankles to ensure an active and pain-free lifestyle. Below are six steps you can take to protect and improve the health of your feet.
Concerning symptoms may be pointing to peripheral arterial disease (PAD), a condition that affects one in every five people over the age of 70 and 8 to 12 million Americans in total.
At Benenati Foot and Ankle Care Centers, we find that many patients don’t think much about their feet when planning a summer getaway. Below are some do’s and don’ts for ensuring that your trip is foot and ankle problem-free.
Keeping your feet in tip-top shape is vital for everyone. Your most natural mode of transportation at the end of your legs often needs some extra care. This care is even more important for people living with diabetes and their compromised...
July is National Juvenile Arthritis Awareness Month and a good opportunity for us at Benenati Foot & Ankle Care Centers to talk about identifying foot problems in children.
At Benenati Foot Care Specialists, we know that patients with diabetes have to take special care of their feet all year long.
At Benenati Foot & Ankle Care Centers, we know that summer is a time for fun, so we’d like to do our part by sharing some interesting podiatric facts.
Athlete’s foot is spread by direct contact. In the summer months, there are more opportunities for adults and children to be barefoot and therefore a greater risk of getting athlete’s foot.
As women make the switch to more open-style summer shoes, we at Benenati Foot & Ankle Care Centers begin to see more patients with foot disorders whose symptoms are visible.
Summer’s finally here and at Benenati Foot & Ankle Centers we want to know, is there a beach day in your future? A seaside vacation is very enjoyable but, there can be potential hazards for your feet and ankles.
When the weather starts to warm up, the wardrobe begins to change. Instead of the jackets and scarves, out come the tank tops and shorts. With the changes come up top comes the summertime footwear. Slip out of your boots and into some lighter shoes....
This month we recognize as Men’s Health Month. At Benenati Foot & Ankle Care Centers, that gives us a chance to highlight a podiatric condition whose highest risk category is men between the ages of 40 and 60: gout.
At Benenati Foot and Ankle Care Centers, we would always rather see our patients on the side of caution when it comes to dealing with lower extremity pain and discomfort.
here are over 5 million cases of skin cancer diagnosed each year in the United States and that number continues to rise. The irony of this is that skin cancer is one of the most preventable forms of the disease.
Each season brings a whole new set of sports plus the happy kids and teenagers running outside to explore new activities. Sports are a great way to keep your body healthy and your mind calm while developing social-emotional traits. But, seasonal...
It’s May and here at Benenati Foot & Ankle Care Centers, we’re celebrating our senior patients in honor of Older Americans Month. In our practice, we serve patients in all age groups and each has its own particular foot health care needs.
What’s got the kinetic energy of a .357 handgun and whirls at 3,000 rotations per minute? No, it’s not a powerful weapon—it’s your lawnmower.
It’s important to know that the term “arthritis” doesn’t refer to just one condition. There are over 100 disorders that cause joint pain and disease that fall under the umbrella term arthritis. Each of our feet has 33 joints that can be affected by joint pain.
At the first hint of warmer weather, you may be inclined to pull out your favorite sandals or open-toed shoes. But, when you go to put them on, you notice that one of your nails is a brownish gray color and the nail looks thick and a little crumbly at the edges.