Dr. Danciger offers a wide variety of articles covering all types of foot and ankle conditions.

Search our Article Library for answers to questions you may have about your feet. Dr. Danciger adds articles regularly so that patients can have the latest and most relevant information. 

Understanding the different kinds of problems with your feet is the best way to prevent and treat them. Patients make the best decisions when they are fully informed. The Article Library is an excellent learning tool for understanding all kinds of foot conditions, injuries, diseases, and deformities. It's also a great resource for answers to common questions like, "Is toenail fungus contagious?", "Should I be concerned about swollen feet?", or  "How can I prevent ingrown toenails?"

Not only can you find valuable information in our patient library, but we also provide excellent information on our blogs every week. By following us on twitter or checking out our facebook page, you can also follow links to interesting foot-related issues and see what others are saying about feet.

Still have questions? Feel free to contact our office with any questions or concerns.

  • Page 1
  • Treating Rheumatoid Arthritis Dr. Harvey Danciger of Palm Desert, CA explains how rheumatoid arthritis affects foot and ankle joints, and what treatment steps are possible.
  • Peripheral Artery Disease Peripheral artery disease, or PAD, is a common cause of muscle cramping in feet and legs and can lead to heart problems, says Dr. Harvey Danciger in CA.
  • Foot Bone Infection Osteomyelitis is a bone infection that can arise from a variety of causes. Dr. Harvey Danciger, DPM, explains the importance of early detection and treatment.
  • Osteochondritis Affecting Young Athletes Patients with Osteochondritis are often athletes between the ages of 10-20 who play sports with lots of rapid direction changes. It most often affects the knee.
  • Amniotic Band Syndrome Palm Desert CA ABS occurs in the womb and develops when a fetus’ limbs, digits and other fetal parts become entangled in fibrous string-like amniotic bands while in utero.
  • Arthritis in the Foot and Ankle Arthritis in your feet or ankles can rob you of your independence, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Harvey Danciger, DPM discusses types and treatments.
  • Gout Gout is a form of arthritis which results because of uric acid. It can be exacerbated by certain foods. It affects joints in ankles, knees, wrists, fingers, etc
  • Mafucci Syndrome This extremely rare disorder is characterized by non-cancerous cartilage growths on the ends of bones in the hands and feet along with red growths on the skin.
  • Osteomyelitis When an infection occurs in one part of the body, it can spread to other parts and become something more serious, like a bone infection known as osteomyelitis.
  • Osteoporosis & Foot Pain Bones weakened by osteoporosis make walking and exercising more difficult. Normal activities are hindered significantly. Prepare and prevent with Dr. D's tips.