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Clinical tools for foot and ankle providers – advanced practice providers

APP patient guidelines, anatomy images x-rays and moreAPP guideliens for lower extremity health

One of my roles as a hospital based podiatrist is mid-level provider oversight.  Our hospital utilizes both PA’s and NP’s to see the majority of patients in our orthopedics and wound care clinics.  Our team based approach has been successful in...

Peroneal tendon injuries – diagnosis and treatment in elite cross country athletes

What a cross country training regimen can tell you about peroneal tendinitis, peroneal tendon tears and peroneal tendon subluxationJogging

When you meet with your doctor, there’s an unwritten script that your doc is using to guide his/her decision making.  Past medical history, social history, family hist...

How to Get James Harden Back on the Court?

What is a sprained toe and how is it treated?James Hardin

Head coach of the Houston Rockets, Mike D’Antoni announced last night that former MVP James Harden, starting guard for the team, would be forced to sit out in today’s game against the New Orleans Pelicans.  D’Antoni cited a sprain to the great toe as th...

Sesamoid fractures – symptoms and treatment options

What is a sesamoid fracture and how is it treated?

A sesamoid bone is a small bone found on the bottom (plantar surface) of the great toe joint.  Each sesamoid bone is about the X-ray foot sesamoid bones size of a pinto bean. The sesamoid bones derive their funny name from the Arabic word semsem, meaning sesame seed. (1) ...

Illegal Shoes – A Self-Limiting Problem

First, it was the four-minute mile.  Who could possibly run a mile in under four minutes?  That record was broken by Sir RogerEliud Kipchoge Bannister in 1954.  And this month another record was broken – the 2-hour marathon.  In this extraordinary race held this month in Vienna, Austria, both the men’s and women’...