Why a Podiatrist?

Maybe you’ve never visited a podiatrist before. Perhaps you’ve never seen a need to go to a foot and ankle doctor, and therefore, the topic has not been given much thought. That’s okay. I’m here today to tell you why seeing a podiatrist may be just what the doctor ordered. My name is Doctor Gabriel [...]

Foot Surgery

Sometimes having foot surgery is a necessity. Hi, I’m Doctor Gabriel Rodriguez, a podiatrist in Sioux Falls, and today, I want to calm the fears of those of you who may be in need of foot surgery. Foot surgery is often a welcome help to those who have painful conditions such as bunions or hammertoes. [...]

Heel Spurs and Plantar Fasciitis

Sometimes heel spurs and plantar fasciitis can be confused with each other. Doctor Gabriel Rodriguez here, and today I want to speak to those of you in Sioux Falls who are struggling with foot pain about these common disorders. A heel spur occurs when the plantar fascia muscle becomes so irritated that extra bone begins [...]