Podiatry

Growing Pains and Growth Plate Disorders

Growing Pains and Growth Plate Disorders

Children are different from adults in many ways. The most readily apparent way in which they are different is that they really grow! Their bone structure is quite different with the presence of growth plates at the ends of many bones. These lend themselves to a variety of different problems that may occur. The primary concern we seeĀ  in the growing child is a group of conditions called...

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Ingrown Toe Nail Management

Ingrown Toe Nail Management

Surgical procedures are commonly performed by podiatrists to treat recurrent nail problems such as ingrown nail. An ingrown toenail is a nail that has pierced (or is pressing against) the adjacent skin causing pain and inflammation and sometimes infection.

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