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Spring Break Hazards and Da Vinci Tips!

| Spring BreakTips

SPRING BREAK HAZARDS & DA VINCI TIPS Blisters, Swelling and Foot Pain, Oh My! Spring Break is soon approaching us here in Georgia and we are all too eager to give you tips to help you avoid the most common spring break foot hazards before you celebrate!  There’s nothing worse than coming back from break […]

Clear Toenails Don’t Happen by Luck…

| Laser ToenailsToenail Fungus

… THEY HAPPEN BY APPOINTMENT! Toenail fungus has the potential to really put a damper on your summer vacation. Apart from being unsightly and embarrassing, it can also cause pain and discomfort over time. At Da Vinci Foot and Ankle we offer Laser Treatment For Toenail Fungus with the most powerful laser that the FDA has cleared […]

How to Prepare for Surgery During Covid-19

| 20217 Tips

You’ve just had your final consultation with your Podiatrist and the recommendation? Surgery! It’s never the most pleasant thing to hear that surgery is your only/best option, however; surgery means that there is hope for a solution to your problem. Surgery can be intimidating and surgery during a pandemic can make things even more stressful. […]

Hindsight is 2020 – New Year, No Regrets

| 2021

We’ve all heard that “hindsight is 2020”. For most of us, we can look back over our week, our year and our lives and the things that were once blurry somehow become perfectly clear and obvious. You might find yourself asking questions like, “Why did I do that?” and “Why didn’t I address this?” and […]

Stress and Anxiety Could be Causing Your Foot Pain

| 2020Stress

Have you ever thought about the children who will be in history class 50 years from now learning about the year 2020? Pandemic, grief, loss, masks, division, social distancing, no toilet paper and one of the craziest elections to date. For many, 2020 has been one of the most challenging years of their lives. Even […]

How to Have a Gout-Free Thanksgiving

| 2020Gout

For many of us, this year’s Thanksgiving day may look a little different. With traveling on an ‘as needed’ basis and many families avoiding large gatherings, you may find yourself in a world of overindulgence to make up for missing your loved ones! We encourage you to enjoy ALL the food you want this Thanksgiving, […]

Should I See a Podiatrist? 8 Signs It’s Time

| 20208 Signs

Most people instinctively know when it’s time to go to their family Doctor or bring their child to one. Whether it be a high fever or abnormal aches and pains, we are all quick to recognize when it’s time to make an appointment. However, fewer people are aware of the signs that suggest they would benefit […]

ALL NEW KT TAPE and Achilles Tendonitis

| 2020Achilles TendonitisKT Tape

What is Achilles Tendonitis? Achilles tendonitis is an overuse injury of the Achilles tendon which is the band of tissue that is found in the back of your foot connecting the calf muscles to the heel bone. Achilles tendonitis most commonly occurs in runners who have suddenly increased the intensity of their run or in […]