22 May 2012

Morton’s Toe: One little toe can cause some big problems

Morton’s toe is a common forefoot disorder where the first metatarsal bone (the bone behind the big toe) is shortened in relation to the second metatarsal (the bone behind the second toe).  This usually results in the second toe extending farther than the first toe.        

6 Nov 2011

Do I Need Orthotics?

Orthotics are commonly prescribed these days, but often overprescribed for people with foot or lower limb injuries/pain, and even for people with back pain. Orthotics can be costly, particularly if they are custom-made, but are they really necessary?