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FOOT AND ANKLE CONDITIONS LIBRARY

We are in the process of building our patient education system on our blog of some of the conditions we treat.  Many of the clinical articles are edited versions of the surgical college’s educational series we have purchased for our practice.   To learn about a condition, please click on the link below.  If there is not yet a link, e-mail us to have the information sent to you.

Vascular (circulatory/blood vessels): Deep Vein Thrombosis; Peripheral Arterial Disease

Neurological (nerves): Morton’s Neuroma; Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

• Integumentary (skin): Ingrown Toenail; Malignant Melanoma of the Foot; Plantar Wart; Soft Tissue Biopsy; Puncture Wounds; Diabetic Foot Care Guidelines; Diabetic Complications and Amputation Prevention

• Musculoskeletal (bones, joints, muscles):

Toes: HammertoeHammertoe Surgery; Crossover Toe; Toe and Metatarsal Fractures

Metatarsals: BunionsBunion Surgery/Hallux Valgus Repair; Hallux RigidusHallux Limitus/Rigidus Surgery; Tailor’s Bunion (Bunionette);  Tailor’s Bunion Surgery; Fractures of the Fifth Metatarsal; Sesamoid Injuries

Midfoot: Peroneal Tendon Injuries; Lisfranc Injuries; Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction; Charcot Foot; Accessory Navicular Syndrome; Plantar Fibroma; Cavus Foot

Hindfoot: Heel Pain; Haglund’s Deformity; Fractures of the Calcaneus; Pediatric Heel Pain; Flatfoot; Pediatric Flatfoot; Tarsal Coalition

Ankle: Ankle Sprain; Os Trigonum Syndrome; Achilles Tendon Disorders; Ankle Fractures; Achilles Tendon Rupture; Surgery for an Achilles Tendon Rupture; Talar Dome Lesion; Chronic Ankle Instability; Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome; Equinus

General: Understanding Your Foot or Ankle Surgery; Gout; Ganglion Cyst; Osteoarthritis; Rheumatoid Arthritis in the Foot and Ankle; Bone Healing; Acute Inflammation; Stretching Exercises; Instructions for Using Crutches; Fracture Repair

“It has been excellent. Everyone is friendly, processes are reasonable, doctor is attentive and expert.” -Father Peter, 6/28/2015