Our calf muscle and heel bone are connected together with a special fibrous cord called Achilles tendon. This respective tendon is a strong one that supports your movements when running, [...]

Tailor's BunionA Tailors bunion is also known as a bunionette. The term tailor’s bunion comes from the position of a tailor sitting in a cross-legged position.Bunionettes form when the fifth toe (smallest toe) moves [...]

What is Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction?Posterior tibial tendon dysfunction (PTTD) is often referred to as adult acquired flat foot.  The posterior tibial tendon serves a vital function in the biomechanics of the [...]

Plantar FasciitisPlantar fasciitis is the inflammation of the ligament (plantar fascia) that runs from the heel bone to the ball of the foot.  This ligaments functions to stabalize and support the [...]

About Diabetic Peripheral NeuropathyPeripheral neuropathy is nerve damage affecting the arms, hands, legs or feet.  Peripheral neuropathy is most commonly seen in people with diabetes.  Its is also referred to [...]

Pes PlanusFlatfoot or Pes Planus is a foot deformity, where the individual lacks or has decreased foot arch when they stand on their feet and arches recreate when not standing [...]

What is Cavus Foot?Cavus foot is also known as Pes Cavus.  Cavus foot is a foot type that consists of a higher than normal arch. The arch, or instep, runs from the base of [...]