Septicemia

Did you know that certain foot issues, as foot ulcers, can develop into an infection called septicemia if not treated? Hi, I’m Doctor Gabe Rodriguez and I am a podiatrist in Sioux Falls. I have people come to me all the time who say, “My foot hurts, but I’m not sure what to do!” Foot [...]

Foot Diseases Swimmers Should Guard Against

Are you part of a swim team? Or are you simply an avid swimmer? Hi, I’m Doctor GabeRodriguez, your hometown podiatrist in Sioux Falls, and today I would like to talk about foot diseases that swimmers need to be especially aware of. There are a number of foot ailments that arise as a result of [...]

Why Managing Your Blood Sugar is Important to the Health of Your Feet

Doctor Gabe Rodriguez here; your favorite podiatrist in Sioux Falls.  If you’re a diabetic, I want to encourage you to manage your blood sugar, not only for your overall well-being, but specifically for the health of your feet. Making sure your blood sugar levels are within their proper range can help guard against numerous foot [...]