Proper Foot Care for Healthy Feet
Information from Our Newtown Podiatrists
From children to men and women, everyone’s feet require proper care and attention. At Newtown Foot & Ankle Specialists, we offer premium foot care for all of our patients. We believe, however, that proper foot care begins with you and how you care for your feet on a daily basis.
Foot Care Begins with You
Whether it is a stubborn blister or athletes’ foot, there is a specific method of care that should be taken. You must first know how to properly care for each issue, which will likely require the guidance of a physician.
In most cases, healthy feet can be obtained by proper care and immediate treatment. Some of the steps you can take to keep your feet healthy and yourself active include:
- Keep your feet clean and dry
- Examine your feet for potential problems
- Cut your toenails straight across and not close to the skin
- Protect your feet in public areas
- Avoid sharing your footwear
- Wear shoes that fit properly
- Know when to see a doctor for treatment
Care and Treatment for Your Foot Problems
If you are experiencing chronic pain in your feet, it is likely that there is a larger issue and it is important to come to our office at once. Your feet are essential body parts that take a lot of weight and pressure throughout the day. Once this foundation suffers injury, there could be serious repercussions and your lifestyle may be impacted.
Our Newtown podiatrists know the importance of foot health and how it can impact your overall well-being. You can benefit from our more than 40 years of experience as we identify and treat your foot ailment. Our goal is to resolve the issue properly to avoid further problems in the future.
Contact ustoday if you need professional foot care. We can be your resource and give you proper advice.