Educational Information


 

Do you have a foot, ankle or lower leg condition that you would like to learn more about? Please review the educational materials listed below that could possible have the answers that you are looking for. Periodically check back on our website for new and updated medical information.

For more in-depth information, follow the direct links to the official websites below. These informative guides will provide help when asking your physician informed questions related to the diagnosis and treatment of a particular condition you are concerned about.

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Gout


The NIH & the American College of Rheumatology has many educational materials regarding gout and its causes and effects on the human body.

http://www.rheumatology.org

Gout Education.pdf   Download File

Gout NIH.pdf   Download File

Ankle Sprains


The American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine has educational information on how athletic injuries occur and treatment options for them.

http://www.sportsmed.org

Ankle Sprains.pdf   Download File

 
 

Hammertoes


The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS) is an excellent place to gather information on medical conditions and treatment of foot and ankle pathologies.

http://www.acfas.org

Hammertoes.pdf   Download File

Diabetes


The National Institute of Health outlines the importance of understanding diabetes, the types of diabetes and management of the condition.

http://diabetes.niddk.nih.gov/

Causes of Diabetes Mellitus.pdf   Download File

Diabetic Neuropathy.pdf   Download File

Link Between Diabetes, Heart and Stroke.pdf   Download File

 
 

Bunions


The American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) provides valuable information on various foot, ankle and lower leg conditions.

http://www.apma.org

Bunion Blues Shoes.pdf   Download File

Bunions = Hallux Valgus.pdf   Download File