Hairline Fractures – In the News!

President-Elect Joe Biden Fractures his Foot We have written about hairline fractures before, but today they are in the news again, courtesy of our president-elect, Joe Biden!  It appears that Mr. Biden suffered a minor fracture to his foot while he was playing with his dog.  The injury was first diagnosed as a twisted ankle, […]

Cowboy boots and foot health

Cowboy boots

  YEEHAW!!!! Whether you’re suiting up at the break of dawn to go and herd the cattle, going horseback riding, grabbing your partner to do some line dancing, or you simply want something to go with your best pair of jeans, the cowboy boot has survived the test of time and remains a go-to shoe […]

Jones Fracture

As long International soccer superstar Neymar da Silva Santos, who plays for Paris-Saint Germaine, just sustained a 5th metatarsal fracture.  This injury will keep him out for at least the next 6 weeks.  The injury occurred in a 3-0 win against Marseille. Neymar left the field on a stretcher.  Both his own soccer team and […]

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, it is the most common form of inflammatory […]