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Running Shoe Trends Of 2016 By Oak Tree, WI Top Rated Foot Doctor

Saucony Trumph Iso 2 Milwukee FootBringing Back the Bounce

This year’s running trend in Oak Tree, WI is all about the cushion.   Today’s running shoe mentality has shifted from barefoot is king to give me pillows with strings.  Lucky for runners, most shoe companies are somewhere in the middle and developing new technology every day to help our game.  New designs are centered on giving the runner support but also not weighing them down.  I stiff or heavy shoe can eat up a lot of energy.   The new materials being advertised as “bouncy, cushioning, responsive, and springy.”  These shoes don’t necessarily give one more energy or more bounce but it makes the runner more efficient, conserving energy so you can go farther or faster.

Brand with Buzz:       HOKA

Models to Look for:  Saucony Triumph ISO 2, Brooks Neuro, New Balance Fresh Foam, Nike Zoom Pegasus


Adidas Trail Rubber Milwaukee footRubber is Rocking!

Low oil prices have shoe companies running back to rubber.  Great for trail running, rubber allows for durability and traction.  Synthetics have become mainstream but companies are returning to high-grade rubber. This shoe “upgrade” won’t cost you more for the time being.

Brand with Buzz:        Adidas

Models to Look for:   Saucony Peregine 6, New Balance Vazee Summit, Merrell All-Out Crush, Scarpa Neutron


Casting for Orthotics Milwaukee footIt’s Just a Shoe

When you are having injuries or pain when running, you often have to do more than just change your shoes.   You need to look at your form and your biology.   Cross training in Oak Tree, WI is important along with addressing underlying medical problems.  Simple solutions may still be an option.  Adding an orthotic or custom insert to a shoe, attending running clinics, or working with a trainer can keep you going longer!

Arch Supports:       Powerstep; Superfeet

Custom Inserts:      An orthotic made from a direct impression of your foot with a prescription from a Oak Tree, WI podiatrist.

Running Clinic:      An evaluation on technique, usually involving gait analysis with a therapist or trainer.

This information is not meant as medical advice. It is provided solely for education. Our podiatry office near Brookfield, WI would be pleased to discuss your unique circumstances and needs as they relate to these topics.


About Milwaukee Foot & Ankle Specialists

Your Friendliest Podiatrists Near Brookfield, Wisconsin

Milwaukee Foot & Ankle Specialists, located near Brookfield, Wisconsin (WI) treats all medical and surgical foot and ankle conditions, such as foot pain, heel pain and ankle pain.

Dr. Steven Waldman, Dr. Christopher Milkie, Dr. Brant McCartan and Dr. Lucy Meier, our podiatrists near Brookfield, Wisconsin (WI) can help bring you foot and ankle pain relief.

The Wisconsin podiatrists, foot surgeons and staff of our four podiatry offices offer the most effective and state-of-the-art, quality podiatry care services with a smile to patients in Oak Creek New Berlin, Wauwatosa,and Mequon, Wisconsin.

Return to a pain-free life and get back to the things you love!

Our Oak Creek, WI Podiatry Office: (414) 764-4500
Our New Berlin, WI Podiatry Office: (262) 784-8548
Our Wauwatosa, WI Podiatry Office: (414) 257-0676
Our Mequon, WI Podiatry Office: (414) 228-6444

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This information is not meant as medical advice. It is provided solely for education. Our practice would be pleased to discuss your unique circumstances and needs as they relate to these topics.

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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 and Dr. Lucy Meier can help bring you foot and ankle pain relief.
Our podiatrists, foot surgeons and staff of our Milwaukee area podiatry offices offer the most effective and state-of-the-art, quality podiatry care services with a smile to patients in our local community. Return to a pain-free life and get back to the things you love!
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