You may think of going barefoot in the summer as the ideal scenario for catching these fungal conditions, but we see a fair number of cases of these conditions during the winter months as well.
Osteoarthritis, a condition where the cartilage in the joints deteriorates, is one cause of joint pain, but there are others as well.
Even though walking is a low impact activity it can still cause significant injury to toes, feet and ankles if you fail to observe the proper precautions.
A plantar fibroma is a fibrous knot or nodule that forms in the plantar fascia—that long band of tissue that runs along the bottom of your foot from heel to toe.
If you’re lucky enough to have one more chance to squeeze in a vacation this summer we at Long Island Foot & Ankle Group, PC want to suggest that you remember to pack a bag for your feet.
ith over 250,000 sweat glands in your feet producing as much as ½ a pint of perspiration a day it’s no wonder that sweaty and sometimes stinky feet would be occur.
It’s getting to be for back to school shopping and on the top of most family’s list are new shoes to start the new school year.
August is Psoriasis Awareness Month and at Long Island Foot & Ankle Group, PC we want to explore some dietary changes that may reduce the flare ups from psoriasis.
At Long Island Foot & Ankle Group, PC, if we had to pick one thing that has the greatest impact on the health of your feet, it would be proper footwear.
May is National Skin Cancer and National Melanoma Awareness Months and with our patients gearing up to hit our beautiful Nassau and Suffolk County beaches we at Long Island Foot & Ankle Group PC thought this was the perfect time to address this important issue.
You enjoy a lovely evening out to dinner with friends. You come home and head to bed for a good night’s sleep but are suddenly and rudely awakened in the middle of the night with excruciating pain in your big toe.
May is National Osteoporosis Month and with nearly a quarter of the bones in your body being located in your feet we at Long Island Foot & Ankle Group, PC want our patients to aware of this important facet of foot health.