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What Are Bunions and How Can They Be Treated?

If you have a hard, bony lump on the side of your big toe, it’s probably a bunion. Bunions are caused by a genetic bone deformity which makes your big Read More

What Is an Ingrown Toenail?

An ingrown toenail is a toenail which has grown into the surrounding skin of your toe. If you’ve ever had an ingrown toenail, you already know how painful it can Read More

FAQs About Bunions

Rappahannock Foot and Ankle Specialists, serving Fredericksburg, and Stafford, VA, and the surrounding area, treats patients who have bunions. But what exactly is a bunion? And how do we treat Read More

Causes of Heel Pain

Heel pain is one of the most common problems your podiatrist treats. If you are suffering from heel pain, the pain can make it difficult to enjoy an active life. Read More

Caring for Your Feet When You’re a Diabetic

If you have diabetes, you may already know about the effects on your body, especially your extremities. What you may not know is that diabetes is especially hard on your Read More

What To Do for Ankle Pain

Your ankles are an important part of your body. Together with your legs and feet, your ankles help carry your body weight. They help you walk, run, and enjoy daily Read More

When To See a Podiatrist for a Sports Injury

Sports injuries happen, and your feet and ankles are especially vulnerable. Your feet and ankles are overworked to begin with, and if you play a sport with a lot of Read More

What Is the Benefit of Having Urgent Foot Care Same Day?

If you or a loved one require urgent foot care the emergency room may not be your best option. Unless your condition is very serious or potentially life-threatening you should Read More

Is My Toe Broken?

Do you suspect that you might have broken your toe? You could very well be dealing with a broken toe if you notice pain, stiffness or swelling, or if you Read More

Interested In Custom Orthotics?

Unlike regular shoe inserts that you can buy at most stores, custom orthotics are designed specifically for your foot and your needs. When you’re dealing with certain pains and foot Read More

Hammertoes and Their Causes

Discover more about this foot deformity and why it happens. Bunions always seem to get the spotlight when talking about foot deformities; however, it’s also essential to shed light on hammertoes. Read More

Are You Dealing With Bunion Pain?

Find out how to get your bunion pain under control and when to see a podiatrist. A bunion is a painful foot deformity that warrants turning to a podiatrist to learn Read More

Do I Have an Ingrown Toenail?

Are you dealing with a painful toenail? It could be an ingrown toenail. Any ingrown toenail happens when the edge of a toenail, typically the big toenail, grows into the skin. Read More

What Are the Symptoms of a Bunion?

Get the scoop on bunions, what they are and what you can do about them. Bunions are a common and painful deformity that can cause a bony protrusion at the outer Read More

Ways To Prevent Ingrown Toenails and When To Seek Help

Prone to ingrown toenails? Here’s what you should know… Let’s take a look at how to protect your ingrown toenails and when it’s time to turn to a podiatrist to treat Read More

Types of Orthotics Available and How They Can Help Your Feet

Turn to a podiatrist to find out more about orthotics and their benefits If you are dealing with sore, tired, and achy feet you may be wondering whether you should turn Read More

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