Why Regular Foot Nurse Care Is So Important

One of our regular foot care clients showed up at the clinic today with this toe! They were camping and injured it just 2 weeks ago! This is the effects only 14 days caused. Its very lucky this client keeps his regular foot care treatment and screening appointments. We were able to get the wound debrided and cleaned up.

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Why Do You Have To Wear Your Compression Socks Consistently

Compression Socks doesn’t have to be a daily struggle! Yes, they’re snug. They are supposed to be – that’s what makes them medically useful. But that’s also why it can be difficult to put on compression socks, especially over the heel and ankle. Unfortunately, when people get discouraged, they don’t wear them consistently – and the swelling in their lower legs and ankles tends to get worse rather than better.

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What is a Plantar Wart?

A wart is a small growth on the skin that develops when the skin is infected by a virus. Warts can develop anywhere on the foot, but typically they appear on the bottom (plantar side) of the foot.

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Stop Painting Over the Toe Problem!

We regularly see clients in our office with troublesome toenails that probably started becoming diseased sometime ago. Most of these clients have been getting pedicures for years. Some were lead in the direction that it was just due to age or told not to be too concerned.

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Is Your Plantar Fasciitis Heel Pain Returning?

The most common cause of heel pain is plantar fasciitis, but keep in mind that 30% of people are misdiagnosed with “plantar fasciitis” when, in fact, they have ligament/tendon tears, nerve entrapment, bone bruises or stress fractures. For this reason, it is important that you be examined by a foot specialist first.

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How Do I Know If I Need Orthotics?

You may know them as orthotics, insoles, footbeds or inserts. Regardless of what you call them, not many of us have perfect feet. This means almost everyone can benefit from an orthopedic shoe. However, orthotics may help some of us more than others. Read on to learn the common signs you need orthotics and if they could be a good fit for you.

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Diabetic Foot Care

If you’re diabetic, you may know of the many dangers to your limbs. Your feet are no exception. Make sure you understand how to care for your feet BEFORE the dangers become a reality.

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What is a Medical Foot Care Nurse?

Medical foot care is provided in a sterile, professional environment. All equipment is fully sterilized and cleaned in a commercial autoclave room that’s audited, instruments sealed, packaged and unique to each individual.

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Sandal TIME

As foot professional we have to look at the sole of a shoe. ASK YOURSELF??? Does this actually support my foot? This is the time of year I cringe looking at the cheap sandals peope are wearing causing damage in the long term to their feet!

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Ingrown Nail Pain?

Our foot Care Team has been offering a resin NAIL CORRECTION SYSTEM since early this year and have seen amazing reults. This techniqe has been in use for a very long time in Europe. With the application of a resin and the use of a curing light.

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Orthotics??? Really?

We see our clients feet every 6 weeks, socks off, for 45 minutes. We complete a very thourough lower limb assessmnet and then ” the nurse experience” steps in… WE TALK TO OUR CLIENTS lol. You heard me, thats right.

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OMG it hurts, cut off that toe!

Our business uses steam sterilized and individually packaged tools, ALWAYS. Why? because why in the hell would you ever want to risk your toe, foot or ebven your life!!! Dont let unqualified spa, beauty or your mom or spouse to start digging away.

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“What is being used on my feet?”

Have you ever been soaking in your comfy massage chair, while soaking your feet in a tub that has just sprayed in between clients and your now sharing whatever was in the tubes of that system. Not Fun and scary for your foot health! We call that “FUNGAL SOUP” yummy…

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Is It a Callus or a Corn?

Clients often expect after one foot care treatment that the problem has been resolved. Then they notice at the 2 week mark it starts to come back. Why? Because we need to get a long term treatment plan to address THE CAUSE.

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