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Foot Disorders

Shin Splints (Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome)

Shin splints, medically known as medial tibial stress syndrome, is a common condition characterized by pain along the inner edge of the shinbone (tibia). It typically occurs during physical activities that involve repetitive impact, such as running, jumping, or dancing. Shin splints are often seen in athletes, especially those who increase the intensity or duration […]

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Sesamoiditis

Sesamoiditis is a painful condition that involves inflammation of the sesamoid bones and the surrounding tissues in the foot. Sesamoid bones are small, pea-sized bones located within certain tendons, such as the tendons of the big toe. These bones play a role in providing leverage and stability to the foot during movements like walking and

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Morton`s Neuroma

Morton’s neuroma, also known as interdigital neuroma, is a painful condition that affects the nerves between the toes, most commonly between the third and fourth toes. It’s caused by the thickening of the tissue around one of the nerves leading to the toes. This thickening can cause irritation, compression, and inflammation of the nerve, leading

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Charcot`s Marie Tooth Disease

Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) disease, also known as hereditary motor and sensory neuropathy (HMSN), is a group of inherited neurological disorders that primarily affect the peripheral nerves, leading to muscle weakness and sensory loss. It’s one of the most common inherited neurological disorders, with various subtypes and genetic variations. The disease is named after the three physicians

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Bunions

Bunions, referred to as Hallux valgus or Hallux Abducto Valgus (HAV) to the medical community, is a bony bump that forms at the base of the big toe where it connects to the foot. Bunions can be caused by various factors, including genetics, improper footwear, and certain foot mechanics.  Another type of bunion which some

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