Could This Be Gout?

When we think of gout, we think of an older person, like our grandparents.  Most people think it could never happen to them!  Actually, gout is most common in younger men, age 40-50, it can also be seen in post-menopausal women.  In fact, in the United States, gout is the most common form of inflammatory […]

Kansas City Foot and Ankle Northland Location Now Open

For Immediate Release: Kansas City Foot and Ankle and the Heel Pain Center of Kansas City announce the opening of their Northland location.   Kansas City, MO (October 2nd, 2017) The physicians and staff of Kansas City Foot and Ankle and the Heel Pain Center of Kansas City are pleased to announce their expansion with […]

Warts and fungus: Two great reasons to think twice before going barefoot

It’s almost summertime in Kansas City; that means summer vacations, days spent at area water parks or neighborhood pools, working out at the gym or just enjoying the weather outdoors.  This is also the warm, moist environment that viruses and fungus flourish in. Unfortunately, going barefoot in gym showers, locker rooms, hotel rooms, airport security […]