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Our feet and ankles take us where we need to go on a daily basis, so it is important to take good care of them. Over 75% of all Americans will experience foot problems at one point or another in their lifetime. Some of these include bunions, sprains, arthritis and plantar fasciitis.

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By DMG Podiatry, Foot and Ankle Surgery
Take a step in the right direction with a visit to Podiatry, Foot and Ankle Surgery of DuPage Medical Group. Our experienced medical professionals offer complete care and cutting-edge techniques to treat foot and ankle diseases, injuries and other disorders that may be slowing you down. Let our team of highly trained podiatrists help you get back on pace.
Topics and Subtopics: Fitness & Exercise & Foot & Ankle Problems

By DMG Podiatry, Foot and Ankle Surgery
Our Podiatrists use two techniques to measure and fabricate custom orthotics
Topics and Subtopics: Foot & Ankle Problems

By DMG Podiatry, Foot and Ankle Surgery
“My child has flat feet” is something I hear daily. The lack of understanding about this condition is frustrating.
Topics and Subtopics: Children's Health & Foot & Ankle Problems

By DMG Podiatry, Foot and Ankle Surgery
Intoeing means that one or both feet point inward instead of pointing straight ahead when walking or running.
Topics and Subtopics: Children's Health & Foot & Ankle Problems

By DMG Podiatry, Foot and Ankle Surgery
Heel pain in children is not uncommon. It is something, however, that warrants medical evaluation and attention. Heel pain in children should not be ignored. There are many problems that can cause heel pain in children, and the cause can only be determined by your doctor. If your child is experiencing heel pain, it should be evaluated by your podiatric foot and ankle surgeon.
Topics and Subtopics: Children's Health & Foot & Ankle Problems

By DMG Podiatry, Foot and Ankle Surgery
It's very important to begin foot care at a very young age, because feet carry people for their entire lives. Children can be affected by foot conditions including warts, heel pain, ingrown nails, flat feet, sport injuries, and intoeing or outoeing.
Topics and Subtopics: Children's Health & Foot & Ankle Problems

By DMG Podiatry, Foot and Ankle Surgery
What is pediatric heel pain? Heel pain is a common childhood complaint. That doesn’t mean, however, that it should be ignored, or that parents should wait to see if it will “go away.” Heel pain is a symptom, not a disease. In other words, heel pain is a warning sign that a child has a condition that deserves attention.
Topics and Subtopics: Children's Health & Foot & Ankle Problems

By DMG Podiatry, Foot and Ankle Surgery
Plantar warts are noncancerous skin growths on the soles of your feet caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV), which enters your body through tiny cuts and breaks in your skin. Plantar warts often develop beneath pressure points in your feet, such as the heels or balls of your feet.
Topics and Subtopics: Foot & Ankle Problems

By DMG Podiatry, Foot and Ankle Surgery
Painful progressive flatfoot, otherwise known as tibialis posterior tendinitis occurs when the tendon of the tibialis posterior becomes inflamed, stretched or suffers a partial or total tear.
Topics and Subtopics: Foot & Ankle Problems

By DMG Podiatry, Foot and Ankle Surgery
What is a neuroma? A neuroma is a thickening of nerve tissue that may develop in various parts of the body. The most common neuroma in the foot is a Morton’s neuroma, which occurs at the base of the third and fourth toes.
Topics and Subtopics: Foot & Ankle Problems & Joints & Tissue

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