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Telehealth: The Advantages of Telemedicine

Struggles to get to the clinic? Trying to reduce your exposure to COVID-19, as well as other contagious illnesses, and still need to see your doctor? Telehealth is safe and easy — receive quality care from anywhere.
Dec 23rd, 2020

Tackle Toenail Fungus with Jublia

Get Ready for Summer Sandal Season with Dr. Olsen's help: Thomas tackled hosting Super Bowl with no problem. Now it is time for Phoenicians to get ready for summer sandal season. Are you concerned your toes are not ready to see the sunshine without...
Feb 6th, 2015

Avoid kids' foot problems with the right shoes

Parents: Avoid kids' foot problems with the right shoes Before you head to the store to buy your kids shoes, follow these helpful guidelines to prevent or minimize foot problems from poorly fitting or worn out shoes.
Jul 29th, 2013

Summer Traveling with an Injury

When you first planned your summer vacation, you didn’t expect to injure yourself and spend the vacation on only one foot. Since you did injure yourself, however, you now have to deal with what that means for your vacation.
Jun 18th, 2013

Dr. Oz Flip Flops for Summer

Dr. Oz recommends wearing Orthaheel flip flops in the summer. What Conditions Benefit With Orthaheel Sandals
Jun 6th, 2013

5 Tips to Help you Start your Spring off on One Foot

5 Tips to Help you Start your Spring off on One Foot As the nicer weather appears, you might find yourself feeling rather depressed instead of excited. If you sustained over the winter, you may not feel like you have much to look forward to...
May 6th, 2013

Achilles Tendon Tears--Not just for pro athletes

Achilles Tendon Ruptures – Not Just For Pro Athletes Over the weekend Kobe Bryant had surgery on his torn Achilles tendon, ending his season with two games left in the Los Angeles Lakers' playoff chase.
Apr 15th, 2013

The price of being a "Shoe Queen"

Recently Sara Jessica Parker revealed she has permanent foot damage after years of wearing high heels. She blamed “cheap shoes” as the cause for her damage. The lower priced shoes had bottoms that were plastic and she attributed this to...
Mar 15th, 2013

When Do I Replace My High Heels?

Ladies we must remember to inspect and determine the age of our heels as well! High heels are designed to exude confidence and make us feel pretty. But that can only take us so far if foot pain and injuries follow.
Feb 28th, 2013

When Do I Replace My Sneakers?

Whether you are a marathon runner, weekend hiker, or active mother your sneakers get worn out over the course of time. The length of time may differ but the amount of miles you put on a sneaker determines the age of that shoe.
Feb 26th, 2013

What Triggers Gout: Part 2

Foods rich in purines may raise your Uric Acid levels in your blood. Purines (a product of proteins) are found in certain meats, seafoods, and even vegetables.
Feb 20th, 2013

What triggers Gout: Part1

Gout also known as the “rich man’s disease” affects people of all shapes, sizes, and ages and doesn’t take any prisoners when an attack occurs! 
Feb 15th, 2013

Pretty In Pink

Valentine’s Day is rapidly approaching and many ladies are deciding what color they should paint their toenails. Before you apply your next nail color the Doctor recommends giving your nails...
Feb 6th, 2013


Whether you are an existing patient or searching for a podiatrist in the Thomas area, we’re excited you are here.
Nov 20th, 2012