You may be suffering from athlete’s foot if you experience a burning sensation in the skin of your foot, if the skin appears red or puffy, of if the skin is flaking or peeling. Athlete’s foot is a fungal infection frequently treated by podiatrists.
Watch this video to learn more about athlete’s foot. People typically develop this fungal infection after their skin comes in direct contact with the fungus, or when the skin of their foot is subject to excessive moisture or heat.
Are you looking for a foot doctor serving Whitestone to treat your athlete’s foot? At Family Foot Center, our experienced podiatrists treat a broad range of conditions that can affect your foot health. To schedule your free consultation, call us today at (718) 767-5555.