Frequently Asked Questions

FAQs: Diabetes and Your Feet.

  • Why should a person with diabetes see a foot specialist?
  • Why do diabetics need special shoes and inserts?

FAQs: Foot and Ankle Injuries.

  • Will I always need to wear an ankle brace during sporting activites?
  • Will an ankle sprain heal without treatment?
  • Why is my ankle popping?

FAQs: Heel Pain.

  • Why does by heel hurt in the mornings?
  • Is it ok to be stretching my achilles tendon?

FAQs: Shoes

  • What types of shoes are recommended for people with foot problems?

FAQs: Skin and Nails

  • Does Vicks Vapor Rub help soften toenails?
  • Will my ingrown nail heal itself?
  • What is the difference between a corn and a callus?
  • What causes a callus?
  • Will warts ever go away?
  • Why is my toe nail yellow?
  • Is there a cure for dry feet?

FAQs: Surgery

  • Will my bunion come back after I have surgery?

FAQs: Other Questions

  • Does my back pain have anything to do with my feet?