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Summer Footcare Tips

Summer 2018 Issue of FootNotes

Summer footcare from the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons

  • Summer Footcare Tips for Fashion with Flip Flops
  • Tips for a Safer Barefoot Summer
  • Living with Diabetes? Protect Your Feet from Summer Heat

Flip flop sandals and summertime seem to go hand in hand. Summer footcare tip: while these types of sandals are fun and fashionable to wear, they should not be a mainstay of your summer footwear.

Since flip flops have no arch support or stability, wearing them too often can cause abnormal stress on the plantar fascia (the band of tissue that extends from the heel to the base of the toes). The resulting condition, known as plantar fasciitis, usually causes pain in the heel immediately upon rising in the morning or after periods of inactivity during the day. This pain can persist and take a long time to subside.

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Fall 2017 FootNotes Patient Newsletter

Download the Fall 2017 FootNotes Patient Newsletter, from the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.

Stories in Fall 2017 Issue:

  • Keep Kids’ Feet & Ankles Safe During Fall Sports Season
  • Have You Heard of a Lisfranc Injury?
  • Bunion Surgery FAQs

Dr. David Gannon, D.P.M. is a member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.

Visit www.FootHealthFacts.org for more information.

Contact our office at 410-629-0222 for more info or appointments.

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How To: Spot the Signs of Vascular Disease – From the APMA

Notice something strange on your legs or feet? It could be a warning sign for vascular disease. Learn the different signs and symptoms of vascular disease with this simple video! If you spot any signs of vascular disease, make an appointment with podiatrist Dr. David Gannon, located in two locations on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, at 410-629-0222.

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FootPrints – Download the APMA’s member-to-patient newsletter.

Your feet are often the first place where signs and symptoms of vascular disease appear. That is why podiatrists are often the first physicians to spot and diagnose vascular disease. Is there a suspicious spot or wound on your lower leg? Make an appointment with a #podiatrist today. Here’s why: www.apma.org/vascular #WhatsYourRisk Read the latest APMA Footprints Newsletter

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FootNotes Patient Newsletter Fall 2016

Stories in Fall 2016 FootNotes Patient Newsletter from the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons: Make the Switch from Sandals to Shoes Safely. Regular Foot Exams Help Keep Diabetic Feet Healthy. Wear the Right Shoe to Avoid Achilles Tendon Injuries. View the PDF of Shore Foot and Ankle – Fall 2016 FootNotes Visit www.FootHealthFacts.org for more information. Contact our office at 410-629-0222 for more info or appointments.

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FootNotes Patient Newsletter Spring 2016

Stories in Spring 2016 Patient Newsletter from the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons: Don’t Let an Old Ankle Injury Spring Up. Bunionettes Not as Cute as They Sound. Common Foot Care Myths Debunked. View and Print the PDF of the Shore Foot and Ankle-Spring 2016 FootNotes Patient Newsletter. Visit www.FootHealthFacts.org for more information or contact our office at 410-629-0222 for more info or appointments at either office.

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