Pretty Feet

Do you long to have pretty feet again? Have you noticed others whose feet looked so pampered and perfect, while yours are cracked and aching? I’m Doctor Gabe Rodriguez and I can help. I run a podiatry office here in Sioux Falls, where I specialize in helping people keep their feet healthy and beautiful. There’s [...]

Corns and Hammertoes

Doctor Gabe Rodriguez here. I’m a podiatrist in Sioux Falls, and today I would like to discuss the foot disorder known as hammertoes. Hammertoes can hurt all by themselves, since they involve the unnatural bending of the toe, but they hurt even more when they are accompanied by a corn. Unfortunately, corns often develop on [...]

Heel Spurs and Plantar Fasciitis

Sometimes heel spurs and plantar fasciitis can be confused with each other. Doctor Gabe Rodriguez here, and today I want to speak to those of you in Sioux Falls who are struggling with foot pain about these common disorders. A heel spur occurs when the plantar fascia muscle becomes so irritated that extra bone begins [...]