Our Podiatric Blog

Does MLS Laser Therapy Hurt (and 5 Other “Burning” Questions)

Does MLS Laser Therapy Hurt (and 5 Other “Burning” Questions)

When we first mention “laser therapy” as an option to our patients with chronic pain, we’re used to getting some funny looks—generally starting with moderate confusion or surprise that morphs into mild nervousness. “Laser therapy? What’s that? Does it … hurt?” Hey, we...

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Put the Pep Back in Your Step With Custom Orthotics

Put the Pep Back in Your Step With Custom Orthotics

Our feet are more complex than you might think. Comprised of 28 out of the 206 bones which make up our body structures, our feet are also home to hundreds of muscles, tendons, and ligaments that allows us to go from here to there each and every day. They are...

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Out With Gout: Preventing and Managing Your Pain

Out With Gout: Preventing and Managing Your Pain

Have you ever had a gout attack before? If you have, you’d remember. Gout attacks often come without warning, even in the middle of the night, and can bring searing pain. Enough pain that you can’t even think about anything else. Although they can technically strike...

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Are Your Shoes Causing Your Heel Pain?

Are Your Shoes Causing Your Heel Pain?

So you’ve been suffering from bouts of heel pain recently. Here’s a question for you: Are your shoes at least partially to blame? We hate to break it to you, but there’s a good chance the answer is a resounding yes. We’ve come a long way since shoes were first...

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How to Prevent Ingrown Toenails

How to Prevent Ingrown Toenails

If you’ve ever had an ingrown toenail before, chance are very high that you would not care to repeat the experience. Even a mild ingrown toenail can be quite an annoyance. You may be uncomfortably reminded of the swelling, tenderness, and sensitivity every time you...

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Recommit to Foot Care This Diabetes Awareness Month

Recommit to Foot Care This Diabetes Awareness Month

November is an important month here at Canyon Foot & Ankle. It’s also a big month for about 30 million Americans living with a particular condition, tens of millions more at elevated risk of it, and the hundreds of million who know and love at least one person in...

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Family (and Foot) Friendly Fun This Halloween!

Family (and Foot) Friendly Fun This Halloween!

Planning on celebrating Halloween with the little ones this year? Twin Falls just so happens to be a great place to be for the spookiest holiday on the calendar! There’s lots to do and explore—and with just a tiny bit of planning and precaution, you can enjoy safe and...

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Fall Sports and Pediatric Sports Injuries

Fall Sports and Pediatric Sports Injuries

The fall sports season is an exciting time for youth athletes, but it can also be a precursor to a foot or ankle injury. Dr. Pilling shares prevention strategies and tells you what to do if your child hurts their feet on the field.

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