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Give Uncomfortable Shoes the Boot with Orthotics in St. Louis
...   From flat feet to a cavus foot (rigid, high arch), there are different types of orthotics (soft, semi-rigid and rigid) that can help keep you on your feet, minus the pain...

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...

What Are Flat Feet?
...Wittock sees regularly is flat feet...

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...

Orthotics Don't Help Just Your Pain, But Also Your Everyday Life
...Louis Millions of people suffer from foot problems like flat feet or low arches...

Types Of Orthotics Available And How They Can Help Your Feet
...These are especially great for children with flat feet or other toe disorders...

What Orthotics Can Do for You
... Orthotics can also be helpful if you have flat feet, high arches, arthritis, Achilles tendonitis, retrocalcaneal bursitis, tarsal tendonitis, or uneven foot lengths...

Have Plantar Fasciitis? We Can Help
...Anyone can develop it, but there are a few factors that can increase the risk: Age - it generally becomes more common after age 40 Being obese or excessively overweight, which puts additional strain and pressure on the feet Spending a lot of time on your feet High or low arches - if you have an especially high or low arch (also known as flat feet), you may be more prone to plantar fasciitis due to the alignment of your feet and the way your weight is distributed when you walk Symptoms of Plantar Fasciitis The most common symptom of plantar fasciitis is heel pain, usually after long periods of rest, sitting, or sleep...

FAQS about Orthotics
... Orthotics are great for patients dealing with a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions and injuries including, Heel pain (often caused by plantar fasciitis and Achilles tendonitis) Ankle sprains Flat feet Neuromas Arch pain Bunions Hammertoes Osteoarthritis Metatarsalgia Knee, leg, or lower back pain Structural imbalances in the feet It’s important to note that while orthotics can improve symptoms brought on by the conditions above, shoe inserts are not designed for those with severe foot deformities, patients with neuropathy, or patients who have foot ulcers...

Accessory Navicular Syndrome
...This can result from any of the following: Trauma, as in a foot or ankle sprain Chronic irritation from shoes or other footwear rubbing against the extra bone Excessive activity or overuse Many people with accessory navicular syndrome also have flat feet (fallen arches)...

Heel Pain (Plantar Fasciitis)
...For example, people who have problems with their arches, either overly flat feet or high-arched feet, are more prone to developing plantar fasciitis...

Osteoarthritis of the Foot and Ankle
... Sometimes osteoarthritis develops as a result of abnormal foot mechanics such as flat feet or high arches...

Plantar Fasciitis
...For example, people who have problems with their arches, either overly flat feet or high-arched feet, are more prone to developing plantar fasciitis...

Shin Splints
...Contributing causes are flat feet, calf tightness, improper training techniques, worn out or improper shoes/sneakers, as well as running or walking on uneven surfaces...

Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
... Causes Tarsal tunnel syndrome is caused by anything that produces compression on the posterior tibial nerve, such as: A person with flat feet is at risk for developing tarsal tunnel syndrome, because the outward tilting of the heel that occurs with “fallen” arches can produce strain and compression on the nerve...