Summer Feet!

Summer Feet Kansas City Foot and Ankle

Time to get your feet in shape for the upcoming summer! During the winter, one often hides their feet in socks and enclosed shoes, but you can’t let your feet get too cozy!  Often boney areas will slowly cause areas of irritation or calluses, due to constant friction from your shoes and boots.  The warm […]

Hair Tourniquet Syndrome

As a new parent, like all new parents, I find myself continually rifling through a repetitive mental checklist every time I hear the new addition to the family start to cry. Is she too hot? Is she too cold? When did she last eat? (She can’t possibly be hungry already). Does she need to be […]

Do You Have Hammertoes?

hammertoes

Have your toes become crooked, or curled down over the years?  Are you getting pain on the tops of your toes with shoe pressure, or pain at the end of the toes or between them?  You may be developing hammertoes, a common condition where your toes have become curled down or turned in one direction […]

Why We’re a 25 Under 25

Every day, our team at Kansas City Foot and Ankle works hard to provide first-class medicine and world-class patient experiences.  Providing good customer service is not good enough for us.  We strive to provide the best, above-and-beyond experiences for our patients.  The kind that actually makes a trip to the doctor an enjoyable experience.  This […]

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 […]