What You Need To Know About Avoiding Common Foot Ailments

Lately, we’ve discussed some causes and treatments for toenail fungus as well as a few reasons to see a podiatrist. The following resources offer more great information on these topics:

  • This article from About.com provides more information about toenail fungus.
  • Sometimes the best option is prevention—this article explores how to keep fungus from affecting your toenails.
  • The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons provides information on the causes, symptoms, and treatment for hammertoe.
  • The National Institutes of Health discuss bunions and how to recognize, prevent, and treat them.
  • For help keeping your toes in tip-top shape, follow these tips from Everyday Health.

For more information on the treatment of hammertoes, bunions and fungal infections, contact the Family Foot Center. For over 23 years Dr. Stanley Zawada and the rest of the Family Foot Center staff have provided expert care, diagnosis and treatment of foot disorders for children, adults and seniors in the New York City area. Visit us online or call us at (718) 767-5555 to learn more about our services or to make an appointment.


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