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Important Facts about Orthotics with Dr. Still

In this video, Dr. Still gives information about custom foot orthotics. Before buying custom orthotics (which can cost up to several hundred dollars), Dr. Still encourages patients to come into the office and be evaluated by a podiatrist first. A podiatrist can...

Flat Feet in Children and the Relationship to Growing Pains

Though misaligned feet may not cause any serious issues for a child, it is important to manage them as soon as possible to avoid future problems. Aligned feet are the basis for having an aligned body. There are some signs you can look for to determine whether or not...

A Better Understanding Peripheral Nerve Surgery

Many patients are searching for answers to their chronic pain with lower extremity problems and they are not fully informed that there are surgical options which they can pursue. Peripheral nerve surgery is done to relieve the patient of chronic nerve pain in the leg...

Preventative Measures for Foot Cramps

Foot cramps can occur for a number of reasons, sometimes while you’re exercising and even sometimes when you’re just sitting on the couch. Though they are normally harmless, foot cramps can cause extreme discomfort when they occur. Mild cramps typically last a few...

Dr. Still Completes Microsurgery Training

The doctors at Table Mountain Foot and Ankle strive to provide their patients with the best and most up-to-date care as possible. They take pride in their specialized training. Dr. Still’s Recent Training Dr. Gregory Still just attended a specialized microsurgery...

The Best Treatment Options for Neuroma

Neuromas can be incredibly painful and debilitating. Not everyone will develop a neuroma, but understanding the causes, symptoms, and treatment can better prepare you, should you have a neuroma in the future. What is a neuroma? A neuroma is a pinched nerve or a nerve...

Everything You Need to Know About Heel Spurs

Heel spurs are among the most common foot issues. However, since heel spurs often do not cause pain, many people are unaware they have heel spurs. Having knowledge surrounding heel spurs can help you determine if you may have them and how they are treated. What are...

How to Determine if Orthotics are Right for You

Orthotics are a common treatment for foot issues and many people use them on a daily basis. However, it can be difficult to tell if you need orthotics and why exactly they can help you. While it is always a good idea to visit a podiatrist if you fear you have a...

The Importance of a Podiatric Relationship as an Athlete

Many may not know what a podiatrist is, but for people always on their feet, like athletes, they should. It is important that athletes have a relationship with a podiatrist to ensure they have a trustworthy doctor to lead them back to a healthy recovery, should an...