Frequently Asked Questions


  • What is this bump on my foot?
  • Do I need bunions surgery?
  • How can I prevent bunions?
  • How long does bunion surgery take to heal?
  • What is a bunionette?


  • Why are foot self-exams important for diabetics?
  • How can I prevemt diabetic complications?
  • Are pedicures safe fot those with diabetes?
  • What is diabetic limb salvage?
  • What is a limb salvage team?


  • What are the signs of infection in the feet?

Ingrown Toenails

  • Do I need to see a podiatrist for ingrown toenails?
  • Are ingrown toenails painful?


  • What are rigid hammertoes?

Heel Pain

  • Why do I have morning heel pain?
  • What are common causes of heel pain?
  • Is running with plantar fasciitis okay?
  • Does laser treatment for heel pain hurt?
  • How can I prevent cracked heels?


  • What should I know before getting a pedicure?
  • Should I bring my personal pedicure tools to the salon?


  • What can I expect at my first appointment with a podiatrist?


  • When is the Best Time to Shop for Shoes?


  • Is limb salvage surgery right for me?