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The Importance of Being Fitted for Running Shoes

| Running Shoes

And just like that 2018 is fading away and a new year is about to come into existence! We’ll go out on a limb here and guess that one of your personal goals for 2019 is to ‘get in better shape’ or ‘join that gym’ or ‘be more active’. Did we get it right? It’s […]

5 Ways to Party Proof Your Feet

| 5 Tips

With the Holiday’s in full effect, for many of us this means dancing the night away at festive parties, family reunions and hectic shopping expeditions. With all these activities our feet often take a beating. Here are our top tips for taking care of your feet this Holiday season: 5 Ways to Party Proof Your Feet […]

Hammertoes – Everything You Need to Know

| hammertoes

Do your toes hurt all of the time? Even when wearing loose fitting slippers, do you feel like your toes have no room to spread out? You may have a hammertoe! What are Hammertoes? Hammertoes are a contracture or bending of one of the smaller toes (most commonly the second toe). When a person has […]

Holiday Gift Guide – Da Vinci Foot and Ankle

| Da Vinci Foot and AnkleHoliday Gift Guide

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 […]

Tailors Bunion – How We Can Help!

| Bunion Surgery

TAILOR’S BUNION Tailor’s Bunion, also called a bunionette, is an enlargement of the fifth metatarsal bone at the base of the little toe. Why is it called a tailor’s bunion? Centuries ago, tailors sat cross-legged all day with the outside edge of their feet rubbing on the ground which caused a painful bump to form at […]

Big Toe Pain? Is it Hallux Rigidus?

| Big ToeDa Vinci Foot and AnkleHallux 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 […]

6 Tips for Thankful Feet Before Thanksgiving

| Thankful FeetThanksgiving

1. Try on All of Your Fall/Winter Shoes  As the cooler weather approaches, our feet can quickly feel the effects. Probably the easiest way to combat foot and ankle issues in the Fall is to try on, and examine, all of your shoes that you plan to wear. Make sure that you have enough wiggle […]

Scarier Than Ghouls and Goblins – Toenail Fungus

| Uncategorized

With Halloween approaching this week we are sure to see some scary things, but ghosts and goblins don’t compare to the fright of contracting a toenail fungus! Toenail fungus can be extremely difficult to eradicate and can cause a great deal of pain. Not to mention, its unsightly appearance causing those who have it to […]