Kids tend to go through fashion trends like babies go through diapers. The speed with which they change their habits and styles may shift so quickly that as a parent, you struggle to keep up. Kids grow out of their clothes and shoes just as quickly...
The treatment for your heel pain will depend on the underlying cause. There are several possibilities:
Is it difficult to bend and straighten your big toe? How about swelling or bruising—do you see any in the area where the pain is? At Benenati Foot & Ankle Care Centers, we know that “yes” answers to these questions likely indicate an injury to the sesamoids.
At Benenati Foot & Ankle Care Centers, however, we know that foot odor is a year-round problem for some people. With approximately 3,000 sweat glands per square inch producing about ½ pint of perspiration daily, your feet are prime targets for body odor issues.
At Benenati Foot Care Centers, we know that our diabetic patients have to take extra good care of their feet. If you have diabetes, minor foot problems like blisters or an ingrown toenail can have serious medical consequences.
At Benenati Foot & Ankle Care Centers, we know that soccer can take a toll on your lower extremities if you don’t take the proper precautions.
Kids have all the energy with little self-control. They can go all day while you are left panting behind them. Running around is great for your kids to explore their world and release some of that energy. But watch out - they are still growing, so...
At Benenati Foot & Ankle Care Centers, we know that there are few common podiatric conditions more painful than an ingrown toenail.
You may think the most important feature of a pair of winter boots is their ability to keep your feet warm. A Benenati Foot & Ankle Care Centers, however, we know that your choice can also have a big impact on the overall health and comfort of your feet. Below are some tips to consider before making your purchase.
If you’re pregnant, your feet may be the last thing on your mind. But at Benenati Foot & Ankle Care Centers, we know that the additional strain put on your feet may result in foot pain or discomfort.
Let’s lay the scene: you are out with friends. You all have begun to play a game of soccer. The game starts to get intense when someone slides into your feet, knocking you down in a super awkward way. So you have an injured ankle and...
During September, we observe Falls Prevention Awareness Day. At Benenati Foot & Ankle Care Centers we know that falls are a major concern for our senior patients.
Participating in sports has many benefits for teens and children but, at Benenati Foot & Ankle Care Centers, we’ve also seen instances where it can prove harmful to young feet and ankles.
Hammertoe can be an extremely debilitating condition and that’s why we want to give our patients some important facts about this condition and what to do about it.
At Benenati Foot & Ankle Care Centers, we know that parents are busy getting their children ready to go back to school. One annual ritual that happens at this time of the year is the back-to-school shoe shopping trip.
At Benenati Foot & Ankle Care Centers, we know that the right shoes for a runner can maximize performance and minimize your risk for injury.
Whether you are a mom ready to kick back after a busy summer or a teacher doing last minute prep for the classroom, the school year is almost here. With the school year about to kick off, it is a good idea to add shoes to your shopping list. With...
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.