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Our team of specialists and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you. Or, for a more comprehensive search of our entire Web site, enter your term(s) in the search bar provided.

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Trauma and Conditions 5th Metatarsal Fractures Achilles Tendon Disorders Ankle Sprain Chronic Ankle Instability Crossover Toe Ganglion Hallux Rigidus Heel Pain Neuroma Pediatric Foot Fractures Peroneal Injuries Tarsal Tunnel Toe and Metatarsal Fractures Deformities Equinus Hammertoe Tailors Bunion Flexible Flat Foot Cavus Foot Bunions Pediatric Deformities and Problems Orthotics and Braces Pediatric Foot Fractures Pediatric Flat Foot Diabetes Charcot Diabetes Rules Diabetic Complications Diabetic Neuropathy Post-op Crutches Hospital Post-op Other Arthritis Gout Pre-op Instructions Warts Ingrown Toenail  

Ankle Pain
Ankle pain is often due to an ankle sprain but can also be caused by ankle instability, arthritis, gout, tendonitis, fracture, nerve compression (tarsal tunnel syndrome), infection and poor structural alignment of the leg or foot...

Gout
What Is Gout...

Hallux Rigidus
...Or it may be caused by inflammatory diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis or gout...

Joint Pain in the Foot
... Joint pain may be caused by trauma, infection, inflammation, arthritis, bursitis, gout, or structural foot problems...

Joint Swelling in the Foot
... Joint swelling may also result from inflammatory, degenerative, traumatic, infective, or crystal-forming joint diseases, such as gout...

Pump Bump (Hallux Rigidus)
...Or it may be caused by inflammatory diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis or gout...

Synovitis
...It is commonly associated with specific diseases such as arthritis or gout, but may also be the result of overuse or trauma...