Damien Dauphinée, DPM, FACFAS, FAENS, FACCWS, CWS-P | 7,319 reads | 0 comments
This author details the treatment of a patient’s rigid varus deformity, which caused calluses and wounds, and prevented her from wearing shoe gear. | Continue reading
Marc Katz, DPM | 30,646 reads | 0 comments
Discussing patient expectations with laser therapy and its potential role in onychomycosis treatment, this author details how laser therapy enhanced the treatment of fungal nails in a 52-year-old patient. | Continue reading
Richard Pollak, DPM | 25,690 reads | 0 comments
Can an emerging topical hold promise for onychomycosis? This author takes a closer look in this case study of a 24-year-old patient with distal lateral subungual onychomycosis. | Continue reading
Grace Torres-Hodges, DPM | 12,980 reads | 2 comments
This author discusses the use of laser therapy and how it was beneficial in addressing nail deformities in patients with onychomycosis. | Continue reading
Lisa M. Schoene, DPM, ATC | 24,408 reads | 0 comments
This author details the treatment of a dancer who had a combination of right plantar heel pain and posterior heel pain deep in the right Achilles tendon. | Continue reading
Lee C. Rogers, DPM | 5,047 reads | 0 comments
As the federal government continues negotiations over the fiscal cliff, this author details how threatened cuts in spending would have an adverse effect on physicians and various healthcare-related programs such as Medicare. | Continue reading
J. Palmer Branch, DPM, FACFAS | 31,725 reads | 0 comments
Offering insights from the literature, practical pearls and coding tips, this author discusses the use of acellular dermis grafts for foot and ankle applications including wound healing, tendon and ligament repair and soft tissue supplementation. | Continue reading
Stephen L. Barrett, DPM, MBA, and Julie Lee, DPM | 7,690 reads | 0 comments
These authors offer pertinent insights on treating a 45-year-old woman who complained of severe pain years after receiving a total first metatarsophalangeal joint (MPJ) implant. | Continue reading
Jeffrey E. McAlister, DPM, and Terrence M. Philbin, DO | 29,081 reads | 0 comments
These authors discuss the distal tibial osteotomy and present a case study of a 23-year-old female with concomitant ankle varus and post-traumatic ankle pain. | Continue reading
Monroe Laborde, MD | 30,455 reads | 0 comments
Presenting the results of a recent retrospective study and offering a review of the related literature, this author says tendon lengthening compares favorably to other modalities in terms of efficacy and reduced complications. | Continue reading