Chronic Ankle Instability

Chronic ankle instability is one of the possible repercussions of not treating an ankle sprain in time. Hi, I’m Doctor Gabe Rodriguez, a podiatrist in Sioux Falls, and today I want to talk to you about the importance of dealing with an ankle sprain at the onset. Like other foot ailments, ankle sprains only get [...]

What Causes Plantar Warts?

Hello, this is Doctor Rodriguez, your favorite podiatrist in Sioux Falls. During our last session, we talked about plantar warts and how to identify them. Today, I want to tell you about what causes them. As surprising as it may seem, plantar warts are the result of the human papilloma virus, also known as HPV. [...]

Strokes and Hammertoes

Although many may not know it, those who have suffered a stroke may be prone to developing hammertoes in some cases. Hello, I’m Doctor Gabe Rodriguez, a foot doctor in Sioux Falls. Allow me to explain. Many times strokes result in brain injuries that can leave a weakness in various muscles, including in the legs [...]