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  • Heel Lifts For Leg Length Discrepancy

    28 April 2015

    Overview Differences of an inch-and-a-half to two inches may require epiphysiodesis (adjusting the growth of the longer side) or acute shortening of the other side. Differences greater than 2.5 inches usually require a lengthening procedure. The short...

  • Am I Able To Deal With Severs Disease In The Home?

    16 May 2015

    Overview Children with Sever's disease, which is also called calcaneal apophysitis, develop microfractures where the Achilles tendon inserts on the calcaneus, the large bone that makes up the heel of the foot. These microfractures cause pain, which can...

  • Is Over-Pronation Of The Foot Uncomfortable

    06 June 2015

    Overview Everyone pronates! Contrary to popular misconception it is healthy and normal. The problem begins when one or both of our feet pronate too much. When the arches flex too far inward or stay collapsed for too long pronation is considered excessive....

  • Hammer Toe Pain During The Night Time

    21 June 2015

    Overview When a person has Hammer toe, the end of their toe bends downward and the middle joint curls up. Eventually, the toe gets stuck in a stiff, claw-like position. When the inside of your shoe rubs against a hammer toe, corns, blisters or calluses...