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Press Release - September 22, 2009 - Kids Feet Press Release - September 22, 2009 - Autumn Bunions Women's Feet Hurt More in Autumn - Original Press Release - June 12, 2009 Press Release - May 29, 2009

Richard F. Wittock, D.P.M.
... Bunions Diabetic Care Heel Pain

Are You Treating Your Feet Right?
...   Too much stress on the muscles, joints and skin can increase the risk of developing heel pain, bunions and corns/calluses...

Podiatry Services
... Achilles Tendon Ankle Instability Ankle Sprains Arthritic Foot & Ankle Care Arthroscopic Surgery Athletes Foot Bunions Calluses Congenital Deformities Corns Custom Orthotics Diabetic Care Flat Feet Fungal Toenails Gout Hammertoes Heel Spurs Ingrown Toenails Injuries Neuromas Plantar Fasciitis/Heel Pain Shockwave Treatment Sports Injuries Wart Treatment Dr...

Podiatry Landing
... Here are some podiatric services we provide! Sprains Foot Injury Foot Problems Fungal toenails Heel pain Flat feet Diabetic foot care Neuromas Corns & calluses Bunions Take your first step towards foot and ankle relief, call Dr...

Orthotics Landing
... AskAbout Orthotics Today (636) 717-1100 From heel pain and neuromas to corns and bunions, we can make you an orthotic device that can bring you the support and relief you need...

Having problems with your foot or ankle?
...They can treat issues that stem from regular wear and tear or ill-fitting shoes, like blisters, calluses, hammer toes, toenail fungus, corns, bunions and warts, and your podiatrist can help you understand basic care that will help you avoid needing treatment for such ailments in the future...

Skip the Flip Flops this Summer and Save Your Feet
... Yes, being too casual about this casual shoe can lead to: calluses and blistering between the big and second toe bunions (bony deformities of the joint at the base of the big toe) tendonitis caused by toes gripping flip flops to keep them from falling off stress fractures of the feet and ankles related to inadequate cushioning gait problems, such as shuffling, because people use a shorter stride plantar fasciitis, pain in the broad band of tissue between the toes and heel flat feet linked to poor arch support hammer toes, a deformity of the middle joint of the second, third and fourth toes What to wear instead of full-time flip flips this summer...

Common Foot Issues
... Bunions A bunion is a foot deformity that causes an inward protrusion of the bottom of the bone that supports your big toe...

Treatment Options for Bunions
Like many foot and ankle injuries and conditions, bunions range in severity from mild to severe and can often be managed successfully with conservative treatments...

Are You Dealing With Bunions?
... We can often diagnose bunions just by looking at your feet...

What Orthotics Can Do for You
... Bunions or Hammertoe: Orthotics can improve your comfort if you have bunions or a hammertoe...

FAQS about Orthotics
...They help realign the bones in the foot and ankle, while also distributing weight and force evenly throughout the foot to prevent common problems such as bunions from developing...

Diabetic Complications and Amputation Prevention
... Hammertoes and bunions...

Baseball Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
... Cleats may pose challenges in the forefoot and aggravation of neuromas, sesamoids, bunions, and hammertoes...

Bunions (Hallux Abducto Valgus)
Even though bunions are a common foot deformity, there are misconceptions about them...

Diabetic Complications and Amputation Prevention
... Hammertoes and bunions...

Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy
...For example: Motor Neuropathy (Deformity) + Ill-fitting shoes + Sensory Neuropathy (numbness) = Ulcers (sores) Deformities (such as bunions or hammertoes) resulting from motor neuropathy may cause shoes to rub against toes, creating a sore...

Diabetic Shoes
Shoes for diabetic patients are made of special protective inserts and soft shoe materials to accommodate for conditions such as neuropathy (numb feet), poor circulation, and foot deformities (bunions, hammertoes, etc...

Equinus
... Foot Problems Related to Equinus Depending on how a patient compensates for the inability to bend properly at the ankle, a variety of foot conditions can develop, including: Plantar fasciitis (arch/heel pain) Calf cramping Tendonitis (inflammation in the Achilles tendon) Metatarsalgia (pain and/or callusing on the ball of the foot) Flatfoot Arthritis of the midfoot (middle area of the foot) Pressure sores on the ball of the foot or the arch Bunions and hammertoes Ankle pain Shin splints Diagnosis Most patients with equinus are unaware they have this condition when they first visit the doctor...

Flatfoot-Flexible
...   Other characteristics shared by most types of flatfoot include: “Toe drift,” in which the toes and front part of the foot point outward The heel tilts toward the outside and the ankle appears to turn in A tight Achilles tendon, which causes the heel to lift off the ground earlier when walking and may make the problem worse Bunions and hammertoes may develop as a result of a flatfoot...

Flexible Flatfoot
...   Other characteristics shared by most types of flatfoot include: “Toe drift,” in which the toes and front part of the foot point outward The heel tilts toward the outside and the ankle appears to turn in A tight Achilles tendon, which causes the heel to lift off the ground earlier when walking and may make the problem worse Bunions and hammertoes may develop as a result of a flatfoot...

Foot Bumps
... Learn more about the causes of foot bumps: Bunions Tailor's Bunion Accessory Navicular Syndrome Haglunds Deformity

Foot Lumps
... For more information, visit Bunions, Tailor's Bunion, Accessory Navicular Syndrome, Haglunds Deformity, Plantar Fibroma, Ganglion Cyst...

Hammertoes
... Often patients with hammertoe have bunions or other foot deformities corrected at the same time...

Intermetatarsal Neuroma
... People with certain foot deformities – bunions, hammertoes, flatfeet, or more flexible feet – are at higher risk for developing a neuroma...

Joint Pain in the Foot
... Bunions Capsulitis of the Second Toe Gout Osteoarthritis of the Foot and Ankle Tailor's Bunion Tarsal Coalition Rheumatoid Arthritis

Lumps
... For more information, visit Bunions, Tailor's Bunion, Accessory Navicular Syndrome, Haglunds Deformity, Plantar Fibroma, Ganglion Cyst...

P.A.D. (Peripheral Arterial Disease)
...and Foot Problems Simple foot deformities (hammertoes, bunions, bony prominences) or dermatologic conditions such as ingrown or thickened fungal nails often become more serious concerns when P...

Peripheral Arterial Disease (P.A.D.)
...and Foot Problems Simple foot deformities (hammertoes, bunions, bony prominences) or dermatologic conditions such as ingrown or thickened fungal nails often become more serious concerns when P...

Peripheral Neuropathy: Diabetic
...For example: Motor Neuropathy (Deformity) + Ill-fitting shoes + Sensory Neuropathy (numbness) = Ulcers (sores) Deformities (such as bunions or hammertoes) resulting from motor neuropathy may cause shoes to rub against toes, creating a sore...

Rheumatoid Arthritis in the Foot and Ankle
... Deformities and conditions associated with RA may include: Rheumatoid nodules (lumps), which cause pain when they rub against shoes or, if they appear on the bottom of the foot, pain when walking Dislocated toe joints Hammertoes Bunions Heel pain Achilles tendon pain Flatfoot Ankle pain Diagnosis RA is diagnosed on the basis of a clinical examination as well as blood tests...

Softball Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
... Cleats may pose challenges in the forefoot and aggravation of neuromas, sesamoids, bunions, and hammertoes...

Tailor's Bunion
...Tailor’s bunions are not as common as bunions, which occur on the inside of the foot, but they are similar in symptoms and causes...