Our Foot & Ankle Care Blog

Your foot and ankle health isn't just something that needs occasional maintenance. It's influenced daily by the shoes you wear, the activities you perform, and even the food you eat! Our blog offers a wealth of information ranging from specific care to tips for daily life.
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  • Arch Pain and Problems Arches are our friends, not our enemies! They aren’t hurting you on purpose, so when they ache, get them the help they need.
  • Arch Type Dr. Matt Wettstein of Twin Falls, ID explains how different arch types can affect the way you stand, walk, and function.
  • Why See a Podiatrist? Your feet are your foundation, so when they hurt your whole body hurts! A podiatrist like Dr. Matt Wettstein can help.
  • Replacing Orthotics Dr. Matt Wettstein in Twin Falls, ID offers advice on when you might need to replace—or at least adjust—your custom orthotics.
  • Custom Orthotics in Twin Falls Dr. Matt Wettstein in Twin Falls, ID explores the benefits of custom orthotics and helps show when they might be needed for pain.
  • Why Corns and Calluses Can be a Problem Corns and calluses might not seem to be a big deal in comparison to other health issues you could have, but they should not be ignored.
  • Options for Flatfoot Correction Surgery Some cases of flat feet do not require any treatment and others benefit from conservative care, but sometimes Dr. Wettstein needs to perform surgery.
  • Understanding Heel Pain Where does it hurt? That is one clue Dr. Matt Wettstein at Advanced Foot and Ankle in Twin Falls, ID will use to determine the cause of your heel pain.
  • Understanding Your Child's Foot Deformity Dr. Matt Wettstein discusses child foot development, so you can know when not to worry and when your son or daughter actually needs care.
  • Treatment Options for Ingrown Toenails Dr. Matt Wettstein in Twin Falls, ID discusses a number of treatment options for people suffering from chronic, painful ingrown toenails.