This blog is an up-to-the-minute guide on news relating to diagnosing, avoiding and treating common foot and ankle ailments. The doctors at Foot and Ankle Associates of North Texas wants you to have the most accurate, up-to-date information regarding foot and ankle ailments. Think of us as part of your family in Grapevine, Texas giving you useful and accurate advice on how to deal with common foot and ankle problems. Want more content, contact us and ask a question! We are happy to be your "Dear Abby" for foot problems!
Back to School Shoes!
Simple guide on best shoes for back- to-school kids. Includes what to look for and where to go to get the best shoe type for your child's foot
Why Is My Kid Limping After Sports?
A common cause of heel pain in young athletes is called calcaneal apophysitis. This condition is also known as Sever's Disease or “growing pains”. It is inflammation of the growth plate in the heel.
Fourth Little Piggy Afraid of the Floor?
Does your child have a short contracted toe? This condition is called brachymetatarsia. Brachymetatarsia is a medical condition that can lead to short appearance of a toe usually the 4th toe, and occurs in childhood. This blog discusses causes of this embarrassing condition as well as treatment options for your child.
Should Flat Feet in Children Be Treated?
The treatment of pediatric flat feet is very controversial, but most kids will not grown out of it. Luckily there are some easy solutions readily available at our office.