Include Shoes in Your Spring Cleaning

Spring might be the time of year when young fancies lightly turn to thoughts of love, but other fancies heavily turn toward thoughts of ditching junk and getting their houses in order. Spring cleaning is a tradition of renewal for some, but it’s surprising how often shoes are merely left in a “throw or keep” […]

Choosing the Right Pair of Running Shoes

If you’re starting out running, it helps to set a goal race to keep you motivated. The Orange County Missions Race April 23rd in Laguna Hills could be a good 5K to attempt, and then you can set your sights on improving for a race several months down the road. Either way, you’ll want the […]



Extra-Corporeal Shockwave Technology Extra-Corporeal Shockwave Technology with OssaTron is a high energy shock wave system with low energy intensity, that provides a non-surgical alternative for patients diagnosed with chronic proximal plantar fasciopathy (severe heel pain), usually referred to as fasciitis.  Using a unique process known as Orthotripsy, the OssaTron emits shock waves, similar to those used to treat kidney […]

Ingrown Toenails

Ingrown Toenails

Ingrown Toenails You Do Not Have to Live With Ingrown Toenails An ingrown toenail is a common condition in which the corner or side of one of your toenails grows into the soft flesh of that toe. It may result in pain, redness, swelling, and in some cases an infection of the toe or foot. You […]

Laser nail Surgery Before and after

Laser Treatment for Fungal Toenails: Case Study

Laser Treatment for Fungal Toenails: Case Study Case Study: Onychomycosis A 72 year old male patient presents with a fungus infection of the toes (Fig.1) After securing the diagnosis of onychomycosis with a positive culture a Fotona Nd:YAG laser was used to eliminate the fungus. First the infected nails were filed down in order to […]

Managing Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease

The right kind of management can make a huge difference in outcomes. When it comes to sports, you can see this demonstrated in the exhibit “Ready, Set, ZOT!: UCI Athletics Since ‘65” at UC Irvine’s Langson Library, ending April 1. While Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease is no game, approaching its symptoms with a good plan and a […]