Risk Factors for Foot Fractures

I’m Doctor Gabe Rodriguez, a podiatrist in Sioux Falls, where we love making your feet happy. Today, I want to talk to you about some of the risk factors for foot fractures, which are more common than you might think. Foot fractures stem from shock and trauma to the bones in the feet. Athletes who [...]

The Podiatrist’s War Against Foot Ulcers

Foot ulcers. Ugh. I shudder just thinking about them. I’m Doctor Gabe Rodriguez and I’m a podiatrist here in Sioux Falls. I am on a mission to help my patients combat foot ulcers and eliminate them entirely. Foot ulcers are sneaky, especially since they start off small in the form of a blister or abrasion, [...]

No Fear of the Foot Doctor

It’s understandable why some may have a fear of the dentist, or going to their primary physician for a colonoscopy, or even having an annual physical. However, when it comes to the podiatrist, there is no need to have the slightest sense of fear. I know. I’m Doctor Gabe Rodriguez and I’m a foot doctor in [...]