Fall Foot Care

Fall in Kansas City! The leaves are turning, there is a bit of  chill in the air, and Friday night football is on!  So now that the summer has wound down, and we move into fall and winter, you may think that you can hide your feet in cozy socks and boots and forget about […]

Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT): Five Reasons to Consider

At Kansas City Foot and Ankle, our doctors utilize ESWT to treat common foot and ankle conditions.  Let’s talk about five reasons to consider Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT). First, ESWT is commonly used to treat the following inflammatory conditions: Plantar Fasciitis (heel and arch pain) Achilles tendinitis Other tendinitis Joint pain and inflammation such […]

KCFA and Challenge Air Day!

Kansas City Foot and Ankle and Challenge Air Day Kansas City Foot and Ankle had the honor of volunteering with the Challenge Air  organization’s annual Fly Day at the downtown airport in Kansas City this past weekend.  The whole staff is on a bit of a high this week after participating!  This is the 3rd […]

Tips for Living Life with Diabetes

We would like to share some tips to living life with diabetes which include taking extra precautions with your diet, and caring for your feet.  A major risk to having diabetes is that you are at increased risk of developing foot wounds.  And if a wound is developed and it won’t heal, amputation may become […]