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  • Can Alternative Therapy Complement Traditional Sports Injury Tr

    Sports are physically strenuous and lead to several musculoskeletal conditions. When someone is performing athletic activities, injuries are inevitable. Therefore, regular visitation with a sports podiatrist is part of their routines. Conventional medicine is not the only method to remediate sprains...
  • Low Level Laser Therapy A New Source For Nail Fungus Removal

    Toenail fungus or onychomycosis is caused by fungi affecting one or more nails. The stubborn growth of fungi leads to nail discoloration and brittleness. At first, toenail fungus is merely a cosmetic problem. However, when the infection spreads deeper, potentially painful conditions can be experienc...
  • What is a Podiatrist?

    Podiatrists are doctors who specialize in diagnosing and treating problems in the feet, ankles, and lower legs. Podiatrist Irvine or doctors of podiatric medicine can prescribe medications, order lab tests, reset broken bones, refer a patient for physical therapy, and perform surgeries. Th...
  • Common Types of Foot and Ankle Surgery

    Foot and ankle surgery   Foot & Ankle surgery is a subspecialty of orthopedic medicine that deals with the diagnosis, prevention, management or conditions such as pain in one's feet/ankles. These arise from aging; weakening bones due to osteoporosis (d Townsend   "Osteopenia"), ...
  • Fact and Fiction About Toenail Fungus

    Toenail fungus Toenail fungus, also known as onychomycosis, is a terrible and dangerous disease of the toes. It refers to a group of infections of the toenails and in some cases the fingernails that can cause the nail to become discolored, thick, and more prone to cracking and breaking. The first v...