Da Vinci Foot and Ankle

Goal Crushing Set-Backs and How to Stay on Track

You’ve just completed your first full month of consistent exercise and BAM you sprain your ankle or break your toe. This is a goal–crushers greatest set-back. But what happens when you begin your long journey of recovery? Stagnation, muscular atrophy and a dwindling desire to accomplish your pre-set goals. While most people would use their […]

Holiday Gift Guide – Da Vinci Foot and Ankle

With the Holiday’s inching closer each day becomes more exciting and simultaneously more stressful as we try to pick the perfect gifts for our family members and friends. Look no further. We have put together our very own Holiday Gift Guide, stocking stuffers included. Below are some of our most raved about products and footwear […]

Big Toe Pain? Is it Hallux Rigidus?

There are an array of factors that can contribute to big toe pain and sometimes it can be difficult to distinguish between hallux rigidus – a disorder of the joint that is located at the base of the big toe or a bunion – a bony bump that forms on the joint where your big toe […]

5 Products We Love and Carry at Da Vinci Foot and Ankle

At Da Vinci Foot and Ankle our Podiatrists- Dr. Christopher Menke and Dr. Allison Menke- carefully hand select every product that is used at each of our locations. When it comes to treating our patients, we have a high standard of quality and filter everything we use or sell through that standard.  Because we want […]

8 Amazing Facts About Your Feet

Our feet are unfairly forgotten body parts a lot of the time. We tend to forget about intentionally washing them in the shower, we seem to become “bathroom doctors” instead of going to a professional when it comes to them and rarely do they get self-love outside of the routine pedicure (if even that for […]

Laser Treatment for Hair Removal

Maintaining a hairless appearance can be nearly impossible and can turn into a full-time job if you let it. Constantly shaving and waxing can add strain to your skin, and leave you spending even more money on skincare in the end with upkeep. Luckily, there is a permanent hair removal solution: The Cutera XEO Laser The […]

Could You Have a Morton’s Neuroma? Symptoms, Causes and Treatment!

A Morton’s neuroma is a non-cancerous thickening of nerve tissue along the foot that carries sensations from the toes.  Once swelling begins, the nearby bones and ligaments put pressure on the nerve, causing inflammation and terrible irritation. This produces symptoms like burning pain, numbness, tingling and other abnormal sensations in the toes.    NEUROMA SYMPTOMS A […]

5 Foot Care Tips for Fall

The beginning of Fall is just weeks away, kicking off the official start of boot season. Soon the weather will be shifting as much as our wardrobes and it’s the perfect time to put some practical steps in place to keep your feet looking and feeling their best through the season. 5 Fall Foot Care […]