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Sever’s Disease can be quite painful – Milwaukee Foot Specialists can help your child!

Sever’s Disease can be quite painful – Milwaukee Foot Specialists can help your child!

by Dr. Brant McCartan With the sun coming out, it’s about time that our kids get up off the couch to play outside. Outdoor sports are beginning and children (hopefully) are outside all day running around with friends. All of us here at Milwaukee Foot Specialists want to make sure that your kids’ foot pain […]

Learn about one of the most common inherited neurological disorders – and how your Podiatrist can spot it early.

by Dr. Brant McCartan One of the most common inheritable neurologic disorders affecting Americans is Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease (CMT). This disease usually begins to show signs and symptoms in older children and young adults. Here at Milwakee Foot Specialists, we think it is important to know a little about CMT so that you can be on […]

Splinters and Infections – when do you need to see a doctor?

by Dr. Brant McCartan With Memorial Day behind us, and sunny days at the pool in our future we should all take a second to consider some points in foot safety! One important thing to be aware of is some of the dangers of bare feet. It is normal that everyone will spend some time […]

An ingrown toenail is similar to other wounds. Just like other open wounds, untreated ingrown toenails can easily become infected.

by Dr. Brant McCartan A few of our other blog posts on this site have talked about infection and why it can be such a concern. However, we have yet to talk about one of the most common infections that come into a podiatrists office… the infected ingrown toenail. So lets take a minute today […]

What is Calcaneal Apophysitis?

Calcaneal Apophysitis is another name for Sever’s Disease. Sever’s disease is a frequent cause of heel pain in kids. As the heel’s growth plate changes, it can become inflamed due to stresses and strains, such as sports or walking. Children usually feel tenderness and pain in the back and or bottom of the heel when […]

Why Can I Not Cure My Plantar Wart At Home?

Most people that try home remedies on a plantar wart will not be successful. This is because the skin on the bottom of your foot is very thick. It is also difficult for most people to be able to truly see and treat the bottom of their own foot, and over the counter products are […]

Why does my child walk on their toes? Should I be concerned?

Toe walking, or children walking on the ball and toes of their foot is very common. It is often seen when babies first being walking. Kids walking on their toes can be idiopathic – meaning the cause is unknown – or could be one of the first signs of a neuromuscular disorder such as cerebral […]

What Is The Babinski Reflex – And What Does It Mean?

WHAT IS THE BABINSKI REFLEX – AND WHAT DOES IT MEAN? By Dr. Christopher Milkie of Milwaukee Foot & Ankle Specialists of Milwaukee, WI As our online pediatric section grows, it is about time we talk about the Babinski reflex. The Babinski reflex is a normally tested response that examines neurologic function in each and […]

Flat Feet in Children – When Should They Be Treated?

FLAT FEET IN CHILDREN – WHEN SHOULD THEY BE TREATED? By Dr. Christopher Milkie of Milwaukee Foot & Ankle Specialists of Milwaukee, WI A podiatric problem that is common in children is flat feet or “pes planus”. This issue can develop at any age and there are a variety of factors that will allow our […]

Orthotics For Kids, Adults, and Every Age In Between

ORTHOTICS FOR KIDS, ADULTS, AND EVERY AGE IN BETWEEN By Dr. Christopher Milkie of Milwaukee Foot & Ankle Specialists of Milwaukee, WI Here at Milwaukee Foot Specialists in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (WI) we believe every patient is unique. Of course we treat each patient as special, but our beliefs go further than that. Each and every […]

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Milwaukee Foot & Ankle Specialists of Wauwatosa, Oak Creek, New Berlin and Mequon, Wisconsin (WI) treat all medical and surgical foot and ankle conditions. Licensed Podiatrists, Dr. Steven Waldman, Dr. Christopher Milkie, Dr. Brant McCartan and Dr. Lucy Meier can help bring you foot and ankle pain relief.
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