Experts in Heel Pain: Definition of ‘Expert’

expert:  ex·​pert | \ ˈek-ˌspərt  , ik-ˈspərt  \ n: a person who has extensive skill or knowledge in a particular field. adj: skillful or knowledgeable; of, involving, or done by an expert: an expert job. Synonyms: Noun: ace, adept, artist, authority, guru, maestro, proficient, scholar, shark, sharp, whiz, wizard Adjective: adroit, artful, bravura, deft, delicate, dexterous, masterful, practiced, skillful, virtuoso, workmanlike Antonyms: Noun: amateur, inexpert, nonexpert Adjective: amateur, amateurish, artless, unprofessional, unskillful […]

High Heel Hell!

Sky High Heels! There are some serious risks of wearing high heels frequently.  That said, probably the most comfortable shoes in your closet are NOT those sky-high heels that you HAD to have!  You were sucked in by the ‘Carrie Bradshaw look’.  You tried them on, and you instantly felt taller, with longer legs, you […]

Dry Winter Skin

Kansas City winters can be especially dry!  Many of our patients have issues with dry, cracked skin on their feet this time of year.  If left untreated, it can become significantly painful.  And cracked skin can cause a whole host of other issues, including wounds and infections. The dry weather along with indoor heating and […]

Eliminate Heel Pain without Cortisone!

Kansas City Foot Specialist Recommends Applying Ice… Internally! Question:  How many cortisone injections does it take to eliminate heel pain? Answer: None.  Zero.  Zilch. Do you dread those first few steps in the morning?  You can’t exercise anymore because of that annoying heel pain?  Have you been putting off seeing a foot doctor because you’ve […]