Foot Surgery

Sometimes having foot surgery is a necessity. Hi, I’m Doctor Gabe 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 Gabe 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 [...]

What are Dermophytes?

Hello friends in Sioux Falls! Doctor Gabe Rodriguez here. I would like to talk to you today about dermophytes. Without being a podiatrist like me, most people likely do not know what a dermophyte is. It’s certainly not a word that one uses every day. However, at the same time, every day dermophytes might be [...]