Keisha Rycroft

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What Is Mortons Neuroma

Overview This is a painful condition affecting a small nerve in the foot. It occurs when the five long bones that run the length of the foot get pushed together, … Continue reading

May 30, 2017

Shoe Lifts The Podiatrists Treatment For Leg Length Discrepancy

There are not one but two different types of leg length discrepancies, congenital and acquired. Congenital means you are born with it. One leg is structurally shorter in comparison to … Continue reading

February 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

Exactly What Is Posterior Calcaneal Spur

Overview Heel spurs are tiny protruding calcium deposits that can develop near the base of your heel bone. They can be caused by repetitive activities, such as dancing or running, … Continue reading

September 26, 2015

Bursitis Foot Pad

Overview Bursitis is inflammation or irritation of a bursa, a small sac located between a bone and muscle, skin, or tendon. The bursa allows smooth gliding between these structures. Below … Continue reading

August 25, 2015

Contracted Toe Treatment

Overview There are two main types of hammertoe. Hammertoes can be flexible, which means that you can still move the toe a bit – these are easier to treat with … Continue reading

July 2, 2015

Hammertoe Treatment Options

Overview A hammertoe is a toe that’s curled due to a bend in the middle joint of a toe. Mallet toe is similar, but affects the upper joint of a … Continue reading

June 28, 2015

Bunions Cause And Effect

Overview A bunion (Hallux Abducto Valgus) is sometimes described as a bump on the side of the big toe. However, the visible bump actually reflects changes in the bony framework … Continue reading

June 15, 2015

Do I Have Over-Pronation Of The Feet

Overview When standing, pronation occurs as the foot rolls inwards and the arch of the foot flattens. Pronation is a normal part of the gait cycle which helps to provide … Continue reading

June 3, 2015

What Exactly Is Calcaneal Apophysitis?

Overview Sever?s disease is a common cause of heel pain in children especially in the young and physically active. Severs disease is a painful bone disorder that results from inflammation … Continue reading

May 15, 2015

Does Adult Aquired Flat Feet Need To Have Surgical Pocedures ?

Overview Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction (PTTD) is a painful flatfoot condition that affects adults, primarily over the age of 50. Also known as Adult Acquired Flatfoot, this issue affects women … Continue reading

April 19, 2015