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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  • What to Know Before and After Laser Therapy Laser therapy can be an incredibly effective tool for pain relief and injury recovery. Here’s what you need to know about this procedure.
  • What Conditions Can Laser Therapy Treat? Due to the wide range of positive biological effects, MLS laser therapy can improve an incredible variety of common, painful conditions.
  • Walking Milestones in Children Kids grow up fast! Dr. Matt Wettstein in Twin Falls, ID talks about walking milestones in children—and issues to look out for.
  • Gait Abnormalities and Surgery Although surgery is an option for many gait abnormalities, it isn’t always the only or even the best one. Dr. Matt Wettstein explains.
  • Identify Gait Problems in Children Although children take time to develop an adult-like walking style, you should still be on the lookout for gait abnormalities.
  • 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.
  • 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.