Pronation

Good day; Doctor Gabe Rodriguez here. I would like to talk to residents of Sioux Falls today about a condition called pronation. Pronation is when the side of the foot rolls inward when walking. It can be characterized as an abnormal leaning in of the foot that can cause stress on the ligaments. This stress [...]

Poor Nutrition and Foot Fractures

You may not think that nutrition has any bearing on acquiring a foot fracture, but it actually does. Hi, I’m Doctor Gabe Rodriguez, a podiatrist in Sioux Falls, and today I would like to talk to you about the connection between these two issues. Your body needs nutrients to stay strong and healthy. When the [...]

Don’t Operate Your Own Personal Treatment Center, Part One

Sometimes people try to treat their own foot pain, and play the role of both doctor and patient. Hi, I’m Doctor Gabe Rodriguez, a podiatrist from Sioux Falls, and I would like to talk to you today about some of the mistakes that people make by trying to treat their bunions by themselves. Many people [...]