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Top Reasons Why Flip-Flops Fail to Keep Feet Safe During Summer

While many people’s attention across the area has recently been focused on the Chicago Blackhawks’ third Stanley Cup victory in six years, icy days are behind us for now and summer is getting into full swing. Especially with the July 4 holiday just around the corner, more people are wearing shorts, tank tops and flip-flops. …

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Cures for toe cramps can include everything from steam to stretching to bananas

Even though spring is officially just a few weeks away and your feet are still likely swathed in snow boots or Uggs, the doctors at Ankle and Foot Centers want to make sure you take care of your feet during these final days of winter so you can enjoy the great outdoors once the weather …

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Hammertoes: Diagnosis and Treatment

Last week we discussed the signs and symptoms of hammertoes. Our doctors at Ankle N Foot Center can help alleviate the pain. Treatment options will vary with type and severity of each hammertoe, although identifying the deformity early in its development is important to avoid surgery. An Ankle N Foot Center podiatrist will examine and …

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