Ice – Why and How

 Ice; why and how! For every fall, scrape, or accidental run-in with an inanimate object (walls, furniture, curbs, etc.), there is a frozen bag of peas for that. It is the oldest trick in the book!  Using ice to alleviate pain is a method that’s been around for ages. It’s something everyone can identify with. […]

Plantar Warts – Ewwwwww!

Ewwww, plantar warts!  Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about Plantar Warts (and probably some stuff you didn’t!) What exactly is/are Plantar Wart(s)? There is some confusion centered around these little blemishes.  Is it really a wart, or could it be something else?  How on earth did I get it?  And how can I get […]

New Addition: Dr. Ethan Knowlton

We are very pleased to announce a new addition to our team: Dr. Ethan Knowlton has joined Kansas City Foot and Ankle! Early Years Dr. Knowlton grew up in the Chicagoland suburbs in a large family with four boys.  Chaos was the norm in the Knowlton home!  Growing up, Dr. Knowlton had an Uncle who […]

Smelly Feet – Got ’em??

Summer in Kansas City is HOT!  And with heat comes sweat.  And with sweat comes odor – especially where your feet are concerned!  Medically known as bromodosis, stinky feet are a common year-round problem, but can be worse in the summer.  The best way to combat the smell is to find the source of the […]

10 Things You Need to Know About Your Feet

Our feet are often a neglected part of our bodies.  We rarely give them a second thought, unless they are causing us pain.  And with the way things are right now, many of us are not frequenting nail salons for pedicures. This article will share some surprising facts about your feet.  Read on about 10 […]