Common Foot Conditions

Playing Football? Foot and Ankle Injuries and Prevention

Playing Football? Foot and Ankle Injuries and Prevention

It may still feel like summer, but high school and youth football teams are gearing up for a new season. Football is a very demanding sport that requires lots of running in addition to side-to-side cutting. Participants are often hurt when tackled by another player.

Protect Your Children’s Feet To Avoid Summer Injuries

Protect Your Children’s Feet To Avoid Summer Injuries

Warm weather brings special challenges to your child’s feet. Children are more active in the summer with many outdoor activities and are often tempted to run around barefoot or in minimally-supportive footwear like flip-flops.

Are You At Risk for Gout?

Are You At Risk for Gout?

There are many types of diseases and conditions that, when developed, put you at risk of then developing other related issues. For example, when you have a disease like diabetes, you’re at a higher risk for developing other conditions like nerve disease and gout.

Tips to Identify Foot Pain

Tips to Identify Foot Pain

Maybe you’re thinking about finally scheduling an appointment at Lighthouse Foot & Ankle Center to see one of our wonderful podiatrists. In an effort to get ready for that consultation, we urge you to focus on your feet during the days leading up to that appointment.