Podiatrist in Houston

Caring for an Infected or Ingrown Toenail

An infected toenail is a slow pain that’s easy to ignore. That is, until it isn’t. Whether the infection is caused by an ingrown nail or because of an injury, it’s hard to ignore when your toenail is a red, infected, sore mess.

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Orlando H.Rivera DPM

Do I Need Shoe Orthotics?

Are your feet aching again? Are you wondering if a simple shoe insert might help? It might. But depending on what the problem is, you could need an "orthotic" instead. 

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Ankle and Foot Specialist Houston

3 Known Causes of Swollen Ankles and Feet

  1. - Pregnancy complications. - Some swelling of the ankles and feet is normal during pregnancy. Sudden or excessive swelling, however, may be a sign of preeclampsia, a serious condition in which high blood pressure and protein in the urine develop after the 20th week of pregnancy. If you experience severe swelling or swelling accompanied by other symptoms such as abdominal pain, headaches, infrequent urination, nausea and vomiting, or vision changes, call your doctor immediately.

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Advanced Foot & Ankle Specialist

8 Ankle Stretches to Try at Home

Why ankle stretches matter. - Feeling sore? A good stretch may be just what the doctor ordered. If you deal with ankle stiffness or pain, there are many stretches that can help. Taking time each day to work on your strength and flexibility can ease your discomfort and improve your range of motion.

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