Did you know that arthritis can affect your feet? Today at Montgomery Foot Care Specialists, in recognition of Arthritis Awareness Month, we’re putting the focus on arthritic feet and what you can do about them.
6 Scenarios that Warrant a Visit to the Podiatrist
Are your feet giving you problems? It might never have occurred to you that you should see a podiatrist. But a podiatrist is the only kind of doctor that specializes in just the feet.
Who’s Morton and What’s He Got to Do with Your Toes?
If a person’s second toe is longer than their big toe, they’re said to have Morton’s toe. About 20% of the population has Morton’s toe. It’s more prevalent in women than in men. There’s nothing inherently bad about this particular toe configuration. However, it can affect the way you walk.
4 Ways to Keep Blood Sugar in Check
Many of our patients here at Montgomery Foot Care Specialists have diabetes. It’s a disease that affects a person’s life and health in many, many ways.
Gout Can Be a Royal Pain
The new movie The Favourite depicts the life and loves of Queen Anne of England. It’s created some buzz. It seems viewers are either a). taken in by all the court intrigue and lust for power, or b). disappointed by all the emphasis on the court intrigue and lust for power. Where are the explanations, […]
4 Compelling Reasons to Visit a Foot Doctor
Happy New Year to our friends, families, patients, and future patients! At Montgomery Foot Care Specialists, we want you to be aware of some very specific situations that warrant a visit to the podiatrist.
Resolve to Treat Your Feet Well in 2019
When was the last time you made a New Year’s resolution about your feet? Never? Well, our expert podiatrists would be ecstatic if “foot care” resolutions became as common as taking out gym memberships and stocking up on fresh vegetables!
What Atherosclerosis Can Do To Your Feet
Millions of Americans are diagnosed each year with atherosclerosis. It means that the arteries have become narrowed due to the build-up of plaque. Plaque is made up of cholesterol, fats, and other substances normally found in the blood. Plaque hardens over time. In fact, another name for atherosclerosis is “hardening of the arteries.” You may […]