Jones Fractures

International soccer superstar Neymar da Silva Santos, who plays for Paris-Saint Germaine, sustained a 5th metatarsal fracture and will be out for at least the next 6 weeks.  The injury occurred in a 3-0 win against Marseille. Neymar was taken off the field on a stretcher following the injury. He was examined by the medical […]

Kansas City Foot and Ankle, established in 1993 is proud to announce, The Heel Pain Center of Kansas City as a new specialized extension of Kansas City Foot and Ankle.

  Kansas City, MO (September 14th 2016) Kansas City Foot and Ankle CEO and Founder Dr. Mark Green, DPM, is proud to announce the formation of The Heel Pain Center of Kansas City as a specialized extension of Kansas City Foot and Ankle. Kansas City Foot and Ankle has been part of the Kansas City medical […]

KC podiatrist cautions against laser treatment for fungal toenails without proper diagnosis.

Toenail Fungus, or Not Toenail Fungus. That is the question. Do you have discolored toenails and you “just know” for sure that it’s fungus?  Maybe you’ve tried applying topical medications, or have even been prescribed pills to get rid of the fungus, but to no avail. The nails are still ugly and thickened. SPOILER ALERT!  […]

Kansas City podiatrist has 5 easy tips for tick bite prevention.

Let’s play Tick Tac Toe! Spring has sprung in Kansas City.  That means time tending your garden, kids running barefoot in the backyard and playing with your dogs in the local park.  It also means it is tick season. Ticks aren’t just annoying; they can spread Lyme disease.  According to the CDC, Lyme disease is caused by […]