Author: Cherrywood Foot Care

  Diabetes affects around 26 million people in the United States. This group of diseases is identified by high levels of blood glucose and usually comes along with other health complications. More often than not, diabetes-related complications will arise in the foot. While these complications are not always preventable, working with...

A Jones fracture is a foot injury involving the fifth metatarsal along the outside of the foot connecting to the pinky toe. Because Jones fractures are often mistaken for ankle sprains, they often go undiagnosed and can lead to more serious problems. Luckily, our podiatrists in Bellmore at Cherrywood Foot...

Toenail fungus, or onychomycosis as it’s commonly referred to, can be very distressing to those people who have it. Being aesthetically displeasing to the eye, combined with creating pain or difficulty while working, toenail fungus is unfortunately very common in the United States with 35 million people suffering from it....

The start of the Pedicure   Many people just think pedicures are only a cosmetic function but that is not the case.  The word pedicure itself comes from the Latin origin of pes cura where pes means foot and cura means to care. Back in history, the pedicure was a treatment...

Do you spend countless hours on your feet causing pain and discomfort? If so, maybe orthotics can help you! The foot and ankle are the basis of the skeletal structure; therefore, any strain or pressure can cause numerous future foot complications. Cherrywood Foot Care, a podiatric facility based in Long...