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Plantar Fasciitis Therapy Gets You Back on Your Feet

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About plantar fasciitis Over two million people in the US experience plantar fasciitis every year. Whether you’re a walker, day hiker, or an athlete, this painful condition can stop you in your tracks. But help is available. An experienced podiatrist can provide an accurate diagnosis for…

Gateway Surgery Center: A More Affordable Alternative for Outpatient Care

Outpatient surgery centers are a convenient, lower-cost alternative to hospitals for surgery. Whether you need orthopedic, spine, total joint replacement, urologic, plastics, podiatric, or ear, nose, and throat surgery, or your child needs a pediatric procedure, consider WWMG’s Gateway Surgery Center. Our facility offers the most modern surgical…

Wintertime Foot Care

In the winter months, it’s sometimes more difficult to put your ‘best foot forward,’ as a variety of ailments related to the feet can arise as a result of the weather and seasonal activities. Each year, doctors see an increase in falls and injuries during these months. In this post,…

Are Flip-Flops Bad For Your Feet?

With extensive options that offer various colors, treads, and materials, flip-flops have quickly become a staple of summertime footwear. While Flip-flops offer a budget friendly price tag and can be a fashionable, breathable addition to any shoe collection, we advise that you wear them in moderation and with caution. What…

What Are Bunions?

A note from WWMG: This blog was transcribed from a report from the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons on Bunions. All writing credit belongs to the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.  Even though bunions are a common foot deformity, there…

3-D Digital Scanning For Custom Orthotics

Dr. Boggs and Dr. Boyce are pleased to offer three-dimensional scanning for the manufacturing of custom foot orthotics. At WWMG Podiatry we continue to provide the most advanced podiatric healthcare services, equipped with highly trained podiatric specialists and state-of-the-art technology. Benefits Of 3D Imaging Three-dimensional digital scanning is used across…

Are You On Your Feet All Day?

The human foot contains 26 bones, 33 joints, 107 ligaments, and 19 muscles and tendons. Combined, the 52 bones in the feet make up almost ¼ of all the bones in the human body. With that in mind, when you abuse your feet, you’re putting strain on up to 25%…

What is a Podiatrist?

A podiatrist is a doctor of podiatric medicine (DPM), also known as a podiatric physician or surgeon, qualified by their education and training to diagnose and treat conditions affecting the foot, ankle and related structures of the leg. Podiatrists are uniquely qualified among medical professionals to treat the foot and…