Reasons to Use a Pediatric Foot and Ankle Doctor

While you likely take your child to a pediatrician for their general health care, when concerns arise regarding their feet it is essential to work with a pediatric foot doctor. Whether referred by a friend, by their general pediatrician, or sought out on your own—the reasons below are just a few why you should seek […]

published at Monday, August 25th, 2014

 

Flat Feet: A Common Problem

Many people don’t give their feet a second thought. As long as they continue to perform their duties, the feet perform an often thankless role. But foot pain can be debilitating. One cause of foot problems is flat feet. Flat feet are sometimes seen as a problem that is completely debilitating. Or, the condition might […]

published at Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

 

Ankle Sprain

Ankle sprains are the most commonly encountered athletic injuries and the most common musculoskeletal reason for emergency room visits.  Ankle sprains occur as a result of inversion or “rolling” of the ankle.  Side to side motion of the foot occurs not through the ankle but through the subtalar joint.  When the subtalar joint, located below […]

published at Thursday, May 9th, 2013

 

Dr. John W. Cory and My Weight Loss Struggle

This is a guest blog post from Julie Sims who is a patient of Dr. Cory’s. Read her touching story and follow her journey further on her blog! My Story I grew up in Sedona, AZ during a time when we didn’t have TV or video games. All we had was Oak Creek Canyon, our […]

published at Monday, April 8th, 2013

 

Common Arizona Foot Injuries: The Achilles Tendon Rupture

Foot Injuries: The Achilles Tendon Rupture The Achilles tendon rupture is one of the most dreaded foot injuries around. Most commonly occurring to people who play recreational sports, the Achilles Tendon can rupture and cause a lot of pain in the lower part of the leg and ankle. This tendon connects the muscles in the […]

published at Friday, March 29th, 2013