Articles on Bunions, Heel Pain, and Other Foot and Ankle Conditions

Information is key to treating your foot injury. In our library, we explain the common causes of many foot conditions, including bunions, broken toes, plantar fasciitis, ingrown toenails, and more. Search through our articles to find out more about your condition.

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  • Underlapping Toes Underlapping toes are commonly seen in the adult and pediatric population. The toes most often involved are the fourth and fifth toes. A special form of underlaping toes is called
  • Shoe Fitting for the Preschool Child We discussed fitting infants' shoes in the last article, now your child is past the infant stage and into preschool. Children have usually developed their natural gait by this time, and are running and making lateral movements.
  • Shoe Fitting for the Infant In thirty years of fitting children's shoes I have seen many changes in the shoe industry. This is especially true in the style of shoes that parents are purchasing for their babies.
  • Pediatric Flatfoot A flatfoot deformity is where the arch on the inside border of the foot is more flat than normal. Flatfoot deformities can occur in all age groups, but appear most commonly in children.
  • Pain in the Knees of the Growing Child Knee pain in children may be caused by a variety of conditions. Some of these conditions may be rare but can be quite serious in nature.
  • Pain in the Heel of a Child's Foot The spontaneous development of pain in children generally indicates some form of injury to the growth plate of a growing bone. This can occur without a specific memorable event.
  • Pain in the Balls of a Child's Foot The spontaneous development of pain in children generally indicates some form of injury to the growth plate of a growing bone. This can occur without a specific memorable event.
  • Overlapping Toes Deformities of the toes are common in the pediatric population. Generally they are congenital in nature with both or one of the parents having the same or similar condition.
  • Osgood-Schlatter Disease Knee pain in children may be caused by a variety of conditions. Some of these conditions may be rare but can be quite serious in nature.
  • Kids Feet Our Issaquah clinic is kid friendly! We see a large number of children from the Seattle area and beyond. There are a variety of problems that can affect their feet.