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Chronic Lower Extremity Cellulitis - Treatment Options
Chronic Lower Extremity Cellulitis - Treatment Options

Long term oral antibiotic treatment for patients with recurrent lower leg cellulitis

Edema of the lower leg frequently contributes to a superficial infection of the skin called cellulitis.  Cellulitis can often be treated, but if swelling persists, cellulitis will become chronic.   It’s important t...

Medically Guided Shopping ™
Medically Guided Shopping ™

Using Medically Guided Shopping™ to select the right products for plantar fasciitismedically guided shopping - plantar fasciitis

I was working with a patient this morning, discussing one of the more common problems that a foot doc sees in practice – plantar fasciitis. At the conclusion of the discussion, I printed the plantar fasciitis knowl...

May-Thurner Syndrome
May-Thurner Syndrome

Differential diagnosis for unilateral, left leg edemaMay-Thurner Syndrome

I saw a 53-year-old female today for left ankle pain and chronic left leg swelling.  The swelling was pitting, meaning that with digital pressure to the skin, when you pull away, your finger leaves a divot, or pit in the skin.  Pitting edema cla...

Foot and Ankle Resources for Providers
Foot and Ankle Resources for Providers

Foot and ankle educational resources for patients

A how-to guide for providers – using the Myfootshop.com foot and ankle knowledge base

As a health care provider, how can you use Myfootshop.com’s foot and ankle knowledge base to benefit your patients?  There are two ways that are really quick and ...

Foot Drop - injury to the common peroneal nerve
Foot Drop - injury to the common peroneal nerve

Foot drop – trauma and treatmentCommon peroneal nerve

Contusion of the common peroneal nerve resulting in foot drop

I saw an interesting case of post-trauma foot drop (peroneal palsy) this week. The patient was a 24 y/o female who described falling against her car and hitting her right leg on the license plate. She ...