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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 [...]

What is Diabetic Foot?

It is estimated that nearly 25% of individuals that have been diagnosed with diabetes experience complications with their feet. Hi, I’m Doctor Gabe Rodriguez and I have a podiatry practice here in Sioux Falls. I know how difficult it can be sometimes to fight the condition known as diabetic foot. I’m here to help. Diabetic [...]

The Connection Between Fungal Nail and Ingrown Toenails

Did you know that an ingrown toenail can develop out of a fungal nail condition? Hi, I’m Doctor Gabe Rodriguez and today, I would like to speak to foot pain sufferers in Sioux Falls about the connection between these two conditions. Bacterial or fungal conditions can sometimes cause nails to thicken or widen, which may [...]