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Swelling in Your Feet 👣 or Ankles 👣 Should Never Be Ignored.

Whether it appears suddenly or has been present for a while, it could be the sign of something serious. Unless an injury occurred, most swelling doesn’t hurt . Don’t let that fool you. Some of the most common reasons for swelling of the ankles and feet are: · Veins...

As Smooth as a Rolls-Royce🏎🏎…

A luxury car like a Rolls-Royce needs every part working perfectly to glide down the road effortlessly.   You can’t even hear one of these on the road — they are that smooth.   Our body is no different.   Keeping our feet and lower extremity joints working optimally...

Sock 🧦🥊 It to Me…

New technology has invaded our homes and offices. Even the socks we wear have undergone transformations that relate to technology. New technology has made fabrics healthier, more comfortable, and better looking than ever. Using fabrics like synthetics and polyester...

Hammertoe

When the knuckles of your toes stick upward and are more prominent, the medical term is HAMMERTOE . If a hammertoe hurts, it’s usually because the shoe rubs on the prominent knuckle. The reason to be concerned is that more problems can stem from this. Some of the...

Seven Myths About Feet 👣and Foot 🦶 Conditions!!

Heel pain only comes from standing on hard surfaces Heel pain can develop for many different reasons including poor shoe support, flat feet, excessive weight, and overuse. Standing all day on hard surfaces can aggravate the condition but has never been proven to be...

7 Tips for Healthy Summer🌞 Feet👣

Part of being active in the summer depends on the health of our feet. Here are 7 Tips for Healthy Summer Feet… 1. Don’t wear without socks . Moisture can build up increasing the risk of acquiring a fungus infection or the virus that causes warts. Socks help wick away...

If the Shoe 👞 👠👟🥾👡👢Fits…

“What shoes are best for Plantar Fasciitis?” We get this question every day. The easy answer is… shoes that aren’t flat . Typically, shoes with a raised heel and arch support are best for Plantar Fasciitis. When your heel is raised and your arch is supported, there’s...

Women’s Toenail Alert

If you have been wearing toenail polish consistently throughout summer and autumn, we encourage you to remove it temporarily to check for any color changes. We’re mostly referring to yellow, white, or a light brown discoloration that could indicate toenail fungus. It...

As one of the premier podiatry practices in Flagstaff, AZ & The Verde Valley, our podiatrist and team at Flagstaff Foot Doctors also provide 5-star podiatry care to patients from Williams, Winslow, Sedona, Tusayan (Grand Canyon) & Page, AZ & the surrounding areas.