Patient Education

Our team of specialists and staff think informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well-being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you. Or, for a more comprehensive search of our entire website, enter your term(s) in the search bar provided.

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FAQ
... Arthritis Athlete's Foot Blisters Bone Spurs Bunions Bursitis Cold Feet Corns/Calluses Diabetic Feet Diabetic Ulcers Enlarged Joints Flatfeet Foot Deformities Foot Fatigue Foot Imbalance Foot Odor Foot Weakness Fractures Fungal Nails Gout Hammertoes Heel Spurs High-arched Feet In-toeing Infections Infected Toenails Ingrown Toenails Injuries Metatarsal Pain Neuromas Numb Feet Out-toeing Poor Circulation Poor Posture Shin Splints Sprains Skin & Nails of Hands Skin Rashes Swollen Feet Tendonitis Tumors Varicose Veins Warts   When shoud I see a podiatrist...

Foot Injuries
Ankle Sprain Injuries Broken Ankle Fractures Osteochondromas Osteochondritis (stiff ankle) Shin Splints Sports Injuries

Trauma & Injuries
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Don't Let Shin Splints Halt Your Exercise Progress
...One of the most common overuse injuries from exercise is shin splints...

Ankle Fractures
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Ankle Pain
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Baseball Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Bone Healing
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Fractures of the Calcaneus Heel Bone Fractures
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Calf Pain
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Compartment Syndrome
...Symptoms include aching, burning or cramping, and can be confused with shin splints...

Equinus
... Foot Problems Related to Equinus Depending on how a patient compensates for the inability to bend properly at the ankle, a variety of foot conditions can develop, including: Plantar fasciitis (arch/heel pain) Calf cramping Tendonitis (inflammation in the Achilles tendon) Metatarsalgia (pain and/or callusing on the ball of the foot) Flatfoot Arthritis of the midfoot (middle area of the foot) Pressure sores on the ball of the foot or the arch Bunions and hammertoes Ankle pain Shin splints Diagnosis Most patients with equinus are unaware they have this condition when they first visit the doctor...

Field Hockey Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Fifth Metatarsal Fracture
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Foot Fracture
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Football Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Fracture Toe
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Golf Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Gout
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Inflammation Actue
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Instructions for Using Crutches
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Joint Pain in the Foot
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Joint Swelling in the Foot
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Jones Fracture
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Lacrosse Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Lisfranc Injuries
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Peroneal Tendon Injuries
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Rugby Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Running and Track Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Running Injuries
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Sesamoid Injuries in the Foot
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Shin Splints
Shin splints” is a term to describe pain and swelling in the front of the lower legs...

Soccer Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Softball Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Stress Fracture in the Foot
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Tennis Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Toe and Metatarsal Fractures Broken Toes
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Turf Toe
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Wounds and Ulcers
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Wounds Puncture
... Shin Splints Pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Be A Weekend Warrior
...Shin splints are the number one reason runners stop running, and your risk increases with the uneven terrain of obstacle races...

Golfing Injuries
... Shin Splints Shin splints occur when the stress of walking or running slowly tears muscle away from the bone...

Compartment Syndrome
...Symptoms include aching, burning or cramping, and can be confused with shin splints...

Equinus
... Foot Problems Related to Equinus Depending on how a patient compensates for the inability to bend properly at the ankle, a variety of foot conditions can develop, including: Plantar fasciitis (arch/heel pain) Calf cramping Tendonitis (inflammation in the Achilles tendon) Metatarsalgia (pain and/or callusing on the ball of the foot) Flatfoot Arthritis of the midfoot (middle area of the foot) Pressure sores on the ball of the foot or the arch Bunions and hammertoes Ankle pain Shin splints Diagnosis Most patients with equinus are unaware they have this condition when they first visit the doctor...

Shin Splints
Shin splints” is a term to describe pain and swelling in the front of the lower legs...