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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 [...]

Irritating the Ball of the Foot

Our feet withstand a lot of abuse. But sometimes, they can’t take any more. Hi, I’m Doctor GabeRodriguez, a foot doctor in Sioux Falls, and today’s blog is about the condition called Morton’s Neuroma, which can develop due to a repeated irritation of the ball of the foot. If you’re an avid sportsman and are [...]

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, [...]