Foot Care Blog

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...

When it comes to preparing for winter you’re probably thinking about stocking up on the warmest clothes, snow removal supplies, and home heat maintenance.  And while that’s a great list, there’s one more question you should pose:  Am I taking proper care of my feet? Often overlooked, keeping your feet...

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...

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