Pedi spa

Our Medi-Pedis are designed to pamper the feet while using sanitary techniques. As a podiatrist I do not encourage patients, especially diabetics, to have pedicures performed at their local nail salons where proper sterilization techniques aren’t being used. In an attempt to allow patients to have their feet not only feel their best but also… Continue reading Pedi spa


Onyfix Ingrown Toenail Treatment Living in pain is not living at all. When your feet hurt, everything hurts. Everyone’s pain is different. Dr. Alexander will diagnose and treat your unique pain – whether it’s in the heel, arches, ball of your foot and/or toes – getting you back to your daily routine with comfort and… Continue reading Onyfix

Flat Feet

How do I know if I have Flat feet? People with flat feet may experience pain along the inside of the ankles with prolonged periods of standing, walking or running, when wearing shoes that do not have sufficient arch support. Treatment Options The most effective and simplest way to correct this condition is with a… Continue reading Flat Feet

Toe Nail Fungus

What causes fungal toenails? Fungal toenails are caused by an organism that grows in and under the nail. The fungus likes to grow in warm, moist places like your shoes. Many patients pick up fungal toenail infections in the gym locker room, from a nail salon, wet shoes or from trauma. Fungal toenails Symptoms Fungal… Continue reading Toe Nail Fungus

Cracked heels/Fissuring of heels

What are heel fissures? Heel fissures are cracks in the heels which occur when there is a lack of moisture. Cracked heels/Fissuring of heels Symptoms People with fissures experience cracking in heels and thickening of the surrounding skin. Treatment Options Moisturizers are the best form of treatment for fissures or cracked heels. In some cases,… Continue reading Cracked heels/Fissuring of heels

Athlete’s Foot/Tinea Pedis

What is Athlete’s Feet? Athlete's foot is caused by a fungal infection affecting the web of skin between the toes and the soles of the foot. Athlete’s Foot/Tinea Pedis Symptoms Most people who have athlete’s feet experience itching, burning, pain and scaling of skin on feet. Treatment Options Athlete’s feet is very contagious and should… Continue reading Athlete’s Foot/Tinea Pedis

Ingrown Nails

What are ingrown toenails Ingrown toenails occur when your toenail grows into the corners of your skin causing pain. Ingrown Nails Symptoms Increased pressure, swelling and tenderness along the corner where the nail grows into the skin. If your ingrown toenail gets infected it can also become red, warm to touch and pus may be… Continue reading Ingrown Nails