Poor Nutrition and Foot Fractures

You may not think that nutrition has any bearing on acquiring a foot fracture, but it actually does. Hi, I’m Doctor Nathan Lucas, a podiatrist in Memphis, and today I would like to talk to you about the connection between these two issues. Your body needs nutrients to stay strong and healthy. When the body [...]

Strokes and Hammertoes

Although many may not know it, those who have suffered a stroke may be prone to developing hammertoes in some cases. Hello, I’m Doctor Nathan Lucas, a foot doctor in Memphis. Allow me to explain. Many times strokes result in brain injuries that can leave a weakness in various muscles, including in the legs and [...]

Chronic Ankle Instability

Chronic ankle instability is one of the possible repercussions of not treating an ankle sprain in time. Hi, I’m Doctor Nathan Lucas, a podiatrist in Memphis, and today I want to talk to you about the importance of dealing with an ankle sprain at the onset. Like other foot ailments, ankle sprains only get worse [...]