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Inaction is Not an Option

Some people live by the motto, “If I ignore it, maybe it will go away.”  However, such a notion can be dangerous when it comes to afflictions of the foot. I’m Doctor Gabe Rodriguez, a podiatrist in Sioux Falls, and I want to encourage you not to wait for your pains to heal themselves. A [...]

Osteoporosis and Foot Fractures

Hi, I’m Doctor Gabe Rodriguez, and I’m a foot doctor in Sioux Falls. I would like to talk to you today about the correlation between osteoporosis and foot fractures. Osteoporosis greatly increases an individual’s chances of fracturing or breaking one of the 26 bones in their feet. Because bones are weaker, a fall or a [...]

Never Assume

Assumptions can be very dangerous, especially when it comes to physical injuries. Hi, I’m Doctor Gabe Rodriguez, a podiatrist in Sioux Falls, and today I would like to talk to you about why you should never make assumptions about foot pain. X-rays are often necessary for those who have suffered an injury to the foot [...]