Metatarsalgia: Ball of Foot Pain

Metatarsalgia denotes a common foot condition characterized by pain and inflammation of the joints and bones of the ball of the foot – the area just before the toes, also called the metatarsal region. Symptoms of metatarsalgia can develop suddenly, especially after an increase in exercise or high-impact activities, but normally the problems develop over […]

Types of Orthotics

Orthotics are devices that help correct the shape of a patient’s foot or the way that he or she walks. Retailers would have you believe that all orthotics are created equal, but the truth is that having a custom device or special shoe made by your podiatrist is the best way to resolve foot pain. […]