H. John Visser, DPM, and Aaron Allred, DPM | 25,725 reads | 0 comments
These authors detail the treatment of a 35-year-old patient who presented with chronic pain, longstanding high arches and ankles that “give way” easily. | Continue reading
Jesse Burks, DPM, FACFAS | 11,865 reads | 1 comments
After a 50-year-old patient is unresponsive to conservative treatment, this author presents a surgical approach to the condition and offers pearls on effective fixation. | Continue reading
Myron A. Bodman, DPM | 39,282 reads | 1 comments
This author details the diagnosis and management of a patient who presented with severe cracks and fissures on both heels. | Continue reading
Bradly Bussewitz, DPM | 33,495 reads | 0 comments
This author presents a revisional surgical approach to a failed ankle fusion in an obese 64-year-old patient. | Continue reading
Andrew Van Haute, JD | 5,795 reads | 0 comments
This author discusses the AdvaMed Code of Ethics and the Physician Payment Sunshine Act, and how they affect medical product sales representatives when they visit your podiatry practice. | Continue reading
Mark A. Prissel, DPM, and Thomas S. Roukis, DPM, PhD, FACFAS | 14,459 reads | 0 comments
These authors provide a guide to reconstructive treatment for an 80-year-old patient who developed massive tibial and talar osteolysis after an ankle implant failed. | Continue reading
Robert G. Smith, DPM, MSc, RPh, C.Ped | 20,714 reads | 2 comments
Given the prevalence of phantom limb pain following amputation, this author explores the pathophysiology of such pain as well as pharmacologic and alternative treatments. | Continue reading
Kent Feldman, DPM | 11,155 reads | 0 comments
This author discusses the case of a 63-year-old with forefoot pain, noting how a weightbearing computed tomography (CT) scan aided in her diagnosis by providing accurate measurements of the metatarsal heads. | Continue reading
Michael DeBrule, DPM | 15,115 reads | 3 comments
This author offers pearls on how measuring the ankle brachial index (ABI) can facilitate the accurate diagnosis of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) and help salvage limbs. | Continue reading
John Mozena, DPM, and Paul Clint Jones, DPM | 41,159 reads | 0 comments
Utilizing a couple of illuminating case studies, these authors look at the role improper shoe gear can play in compressive neuropathy and discuss treatment options. | Continue reading