Article Tagged ‘ podiatry ’

CBD Rapid Cooling Cream- Now Available!

At Dr. Hollander, DPM we are always looking for advanced methods and the newest technology in podiatric care.  Dr. Hollander is especially adamant about NOT prescribing opioids because he knows the risks associated with the drug and that there are so many other effective methods to pain management. Introducing MEDTERRA’s CBD Rapid Cooling Cream, now […]

How to Relieve Dry Skin with Exfoliants Found at Home

Dry skin, it happens to the best of us.  Dry skin can occur for several reasons and often becomes most prevalent during the summer and winter months where the air is most dry.  Removing dead skin cells helps to relieve the appearance of dry skin, encourage new cell production, as well as, prime the skin […]

When A Basketball Star’s Foot Won’t Flex

She jumps, she shoots, she scores! Playing basketball requires its own unique set of skills and physical abilities and the ability to jump off the ground is one of them.   A typical person can flex their foot up and down and side to side, but someone that is experiencing equinus lacks this ability.   When you […]

Yellow Nails: Causes and Prevention

Yellowing of the nail can be caused by several factors including: nail prepping, smoking, nail fungus or even more serious health issues.  But how do we prevent it from happening?  It all depends on the root cause of the yellowing! Nail Prepping Sometimes our nail polishes can cause staining of the nail due to either […]

DIY Clay Foot Mask

Are your feet feeling a bit on the dry side? Are you feeling sluggish and want a way to re-charge your body through detox? Or perhaps you just want to add a fun extra step in your foot pampering routine? Try making this DIY detoxing clay foot mask! Bentonite is a type of clay used […]

5 Tips to Prevent Discolored Nails

We’ve all had them at one point in time- discolored nails, but how do we prevent it from happening? Here are 5 easy tips to help you prevent your nails from turning yellow: Apply a base coat to your nail to act as a barrier between your nail and the colored polish. Use a non-acetone […]

Last Minute Gifts for Happy Feet!

Everyone has at least one ‘difficult to buy for’ person in their lives, or someone that has “everything”, so why not consider buying a gift that caters to their feet this year? After all, they play a significant role in our everyday lives! You will be surprised at the number of options that you have […]

Selecting the Best Shoes for Wide Feet

  Shopping for shoes that are both cute and comfortable can be a daunting task in itself; but if you have wide feet, it can be even more challenging.  Finding shoes that fit your feet properly is crucial in preventing discomfort and the development of other foot conditions.  Having a poorly fitting shoe can lead […]

Haglund’s Deformity or “Pump Bump”

From Top to Bottom: 1. Location of bursa and Achilles tendon and site of irritation.  2. X-ray of heel showing Haglund’s Deformity. 3. Physical site on heel of Haglund’s Deformity.   Have you ever wondered what that painful bump on the back of your heel is? It could be a blister, but more likely, it […]

What Dermatology Issues Can Your Podiatrist Treat?

When we think of a podiatrist, we tend to think of a doctor that treats broken ankles, hang nails, neuroma and performs foot surgery. But did you know, podiatrists can also treat several dermatology issues related to your feet? Common issues treated include: Dermatitis, Athlete’s Foot, Melanomas, Warts and Venous Stasis Dermatitis. Dermatitis What is […]