Blog Articles

The Dos and Don’ts of Shoe Buying

We all wear shoes. While how they look may be important, how they affect your foot health is more important. Read on to learn what to look for when buying shoes, so your feet can stay healthy and comfortable.

Dec 9th, 2019
5 Tips for Selecting the Right Hiking Boots

Among the great benefits of living in a state like Utah are the ample outdoor recreational opportunities, especially hiking. To help your feet cover the miles in comfort, here are a few tips for choosing the right hiking boot.

Sep 4th, 2019
Do Bunions Always Require Medical Intervention?

Bunions can be uncomfortable, painful, and embarrassing at times — like when you’re wearing sandals in the summer. If you’re wondering whether your bunion will go away on its own, read this.

Aug 7th, 2019
Title: 5 Tips for Preventing Athlete's Foot

After a weekend of tennis, you begin to feel an itching, burning, stinging sensation between your toes and on the soles of your feet. You’ve very likely contracted athlete’s foot. Now’s the time to learn how you got it and how to prevent it.

Jul 22nd, 2019
Why You Need a Podiatrist on Your Diabetic Care Team

A potential major complication of diabetes involves your feet. Due to decreased nerve sensation, your toes, heels, and soles are vulnerable to injury that can lead to infection. A podiatrist is invaluable in preventing foot complications.

May 14th, 2019
6 Steps to Prepare Your Home for Foot Surgery

You’ve checked with your insurance company, scheduled time off from work, and you think you’re ready for your foot surgery. Not so fast! Make sure you prepare your home, too, so you can rest and heal comfortably.

Apr 16th, 2019
When Does an Ingrown Toenail Require a Visit to the Podiatrist?

When you feel pain in one of your toes, it can be difficult to engage in your daily activities. You may feel discomfort with every step. An ingrown toenail could be the culprit. And that means it’s time to see the podiatrist to avoid complications.

Mar 1st, 2019
5 Tips for Strengthening Your Ankle After a Sprain

Strengthening your ankle after a sprain is one of the best things you can do to avoid another. We’re happy to provide five simple tips you can follow to help make your ankles stronger and less prone to injury after a sprain.

Feb 21st, 2019