Posts Categorized: Medical Foot Conditions

Sever’s Disease: A Common Cause of Your Child’s Heel Pain

What is Sever’s disease? Sever’s disease occurs in children when the part of the heel that is still growing, the growth plate, is injured. The foot is one of the first body parts in children to grow to full size. Typically this occurs in early puberty. During this time, bones often grow faster than surrounding muscles and tendons. […]

Hallux Limitus / Hallux Rigidus: How to Treat for Pain Relief

Hallux Rigidus and Hallux Limitus are the same foot disorder but at different stages of development.  The condition brings on limited motion to the big toe or a stiff toe.  When movement is restricted by a bone spur that restricts upper movement of the toe. When the joint is capable of motion, the condition is Hallux Limitus.  However, […]