Philadelphia 76ers Rookie Dealing With Plantar Fasciitis

As if this season wasn’t tough enough for my Sixers, rookie of the year candidate Dario Saric has recently been placed on a minutes restriction as he deals with plantar fasciitis. Unfortunately for Saric, plantar fasciitis can be a disabling foot condition; however with the proper professional care from a podiatrist, plantar fasciitis can be […]

Alliteration Aside, there’s a Foot Fish Feeding Frenzy in Thailand

If you have ever been lucky enough to travel to beautiful Thailand, then you will know exactly what I’m talking about when I say the words “Fish Spa!” However if you have not had the opportunity yet, this pedicure may sound new and unusual to you. For what it’s worth, if you have not traveled […]

Facts About Arch Pain and Heel Pain in Kids

At Healthy Feet Podiatry we pride ourselves on treating patients of all ages. A very common problem we see in children is general foot pain. It is assumed that foot pain is normal in kids and is usually written off as “growing pains;” however, foot pain is not normal and should not be dismissed. Two […]

Kyle Korver To Miss Game Against Pistons Due To A Sore Foot

Sharpshooter Kyler Korver will be missing at least one game due to having soreness in his foot. Basketball can be a very grueling and physically demanding sport especially on the feet. Never mind the overall massive size of these athletes but the constant jumping and pushing off can cause strain on the feet. One common […]

New Rays Player Matt Duffy’s Return To The Diamond Still On Hold Due To Achilles Repair

In December Matt Duffy underwent a procedure to shave down bone to reduce tenderness and rubbing he constantly dealt with on his Achilles tendon. The procedure, also known as a retrocalcaneal exostectomy involves detachment of the Achilles to shave down a troublesome bone spur. Unlike bone spurs on the bottom of the heel for plantar […]