California Podiatrist Blogs About Current Leg and Foot Health Topics

Perhaps you recently suffered a sports-related injury. Perhaps your child broke his ankle on the school playground. Perhaps you want to learn more about the latest trends in running shoes. Perhaps you are bothered by arch pain. Perhaps you are worried about foot complications stemming from diabetes. Whatever your situation, we believe you will find something that addresses your concerns by reading our blog posts. Our blog is written by our knowledgeable California podiatry team to provide you with insights into the health issues you face.

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  • Protect Your Feet Year ‘Round Daily foot care is important to keep your feet healthy. Dr. Harvey Danciger describes how you can protect your feet from injury and harm.
  • Stronger Ankles Mean Better Balance Whether you’re rehabbing an injury or just getting a bit older, ankle strength exercises can help you stay strong on your feet, says Dr. Harvey Danciger.
  • Reading Shoe Wear Patterns If your feet hurt after running, your shoe treads might be able to clue you into whether pronation problems may be culpable, says Dr. Harvey Danciger.
  • Should You Have a Podiatrist Watch You Walk? Everybody’s stride is a little different. By watching you walk, a podiatrist like Harvey Danciger can help determine causes and treatments for dealing with pain
  • How to Tell Your Pronation Style Assessing your tread wear or measuring your arch height can provide vital clues about your pronation style, says Dr. Harvey Danciger of Palm Desert, CA.
  • Understanding Pronation and Its Problems Dr. Harvey Danciger of Palm Desert, CA explains pronation, and why excessive overpronation or supination can lead to pain and injury, especially for runners.
  • What to Expect from Neuroma Surgery Dr. Harvey Danciger of Palm Desert, CA explains what to expect—and what you don’t have to worry about—during and after surgery for Morton’s neuroma.
  • Top Ways to Increase Your Circulation Exercise, elevation, and quitting smoking can all help improve slow circulation in your feet and legs, says Harvey Danciger, DPM of Palm Desert.
  • Everything You Should Know About Fungal Lasers Laser therapy is a safe, effective method to eradicate toenail fungus. Harvey R. Danciger, DPM explains what you need to know about the procedure.
  • Tips for Relieving Tingling Feet Harvey R. Danciger, DPM of Palm Desert, CA shares helpful treatment tips to relieve pain and tingling in your toes, feet, ankles, and lower limbs.
  • Why Getting Older Can Mean More Falling Risks As we age, various conditions and factors can increase instability and fall risk. Harvey R. Danciger, DPM explains the risks and what can be done.
  • Exercise Your PAD Problems Away A walking program can help sufferers of PAD improve circulation and ease or even reverse symptoms, according to Harvey R. Danciger, DPM of Palm Desert, CA.
  • What PAD Can Do to Your Feet Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) isn’t just hard on your heart—it can do a number on your feet, too, says Harvey R. Danciger, DPM of Palm Desert, CA.
  • Shrinking Your Cyst Resting and protecting your ganglion cyst may cause it to shrink, while a professional can drain or remove it for you, says Harvey R. Danciger, DPM.
  • Swelling in Your Feet Elevating your legs and taking regular breaks to move around a bit are two great ways to alleviate swelling in your feet, says Harvey R. Danciger, DPM.
  • Sore Feet Relief Good shoes, frequent breaks, and workplace modifications can help Coachella Valley workers prevent sore feet on the job. Harvey Danciger, DPM shares tips.
  • Big Toe Pain from Little Round Bones Dr. Harvey Danciger, DPM, in Palm Desert, California shares information about big toe pain that can be caused by problems with your sesamoid bones.
  • Tips for Relieving Nerve Pain in the Foot Dr. Harvey Danciger, DPM of Palm Desert, CA shares top at-home tips, remedies, and strategies for reducing touchy toe pain from Morton’s neuroma.
  • Recognizing and Correcting Underpronation Underpronation describes how a runner's foot rolls too far inward. Learn more about underpronation and how it can adversely effect runners.
  • New Year’s Resolution – Caring for Feet Make this year's New Years Resolution all about your feet! Palm Desert podiatrist, Dr. Harvey Danciger discusses his top tips for keeping your feet healthy.