The Most Dangerous Jobs

The Most Dangerous Jobs

Workplace safety has improved tremendously in the decades since the Occupational Safety and Health Act went into effect in 1971. The previous year, more than 14,000 fatalities in the workplace or work-related activity were recorded. Nearly 50 years later, that figure...
Do You Need Foot Surgery?

Do You Need Foot Surgery?

Foot surgery isn’t something that should ever be considered lightly. Don’t get us wrong—surgery is often the right choice for treatment, and our team of surgeons offers years of experience, advanced training and tools, and board certifications. If we recommend...

Recovery Time for a Broken Heel

There are some questions that are almost impossible to answer, like “What is the speed of darkness?” or “Why would a Kamikaze pilot wear a helmet?” For podiatrists, “How long will it take for my broken heel to mend?” is sort of in that line. We can give you some...

When Heel Fractures Require Surgery

The skateboard park at Beebe Park in Mission Viejo and Etnies Skatepark in Lake Forest are popular places in summer, but both have rules stating that you skate entirely at your own risk. You are required to wear proper helmet and knee and elbow pads, but injuries...