Cancers and Growths

Cancers and Growths: To the surprise of many, the skin and bones of the foot can become inflicted with a […]


Arthritis is the inflammation of the joints, a condition that affects over 50 million Americans. Certain types of arthritis can […]


Gout, a complex type of [term=’arthritis’]arthritis[/term], results from an accumulation of uric acid in the joints. The big toe joint […]

Freiberg’s Disease

Freiberg’s disease is a rare disorder of the foot’s metatarsal joints. The metatarsal bones run from the toes to the […]

Charcot Foot

Charcot foot occurs when the foot bones weaken due to conditions such as [term=’arthritis’]arthritis[/term] and nerve damage. Diabetics who have […]

Sever’s Disease

Sever’s disease, or calcaneal apophysitis, is a common but painful heel injury that affects children. With Sever’s disease, the heel’s […]

Raynaud’s Disease

Raynaud’s disease is when the small arteries that circulate blood in the extremities, such as the hands and feet, become […]


Osteomyelitis is a bacterial bone infection that can strike people of any age. In adults, osteomyelitis most frequently strikes the […]

Ollier’s Disease

Ollier’s disease, or enchondromatosis, is a rare congenital disease of abnormal bone development due to cartilage overgrowth in the form […]

Maffucci’s Syndrome

Maffucci’s syndrome is a very rare congenital disease, wherein multiple [term=’enchondroma’]enchondromas[/term] develop on the bones, along with hemangiomas, or soft […]