Common Foot Problems in Children

Identifying and treating foot common foot problems in children is not always straightforward. Children can experience a variety of conditions as they grow and mature, caused by growth spurts, learning to walk, or other superficial factors. There are a variety of common foot problems in children seen by chiropodists regularly. How do you know if…

Winter Woes: Treatment for Sweaty Feet

Sweaty feet, or plantar hyperhidrosis, is a condition that affects millions of people. In this condition, patients experience excessive feet sweating from a variety of reasons. Plantar hyperhidrosis refers to excessive sweating on the bottom of the feet, although hyperhidrosis has other manifestations on other body parts as well. During the winter, while we’re constantly…

Tenotomy: Hammer Toe Surgery

Hammer toes are a condition that can cause pain and discomfort when walking. They can make footwear uncomfortable and cause other foot problems, like calluses. There are a variety of hammer toe treatments, and one of the most effective is surgery. One of the services we offer at McQuistan Chiropody is hammer toe surgery, also…