Don’t Operate Your Own Personal Treatment Center, Part One

Sometimes people try to treat their own foot pain, and play the role of both doctor and patient. Hi, I’m Doctor Nathan Lucas, a podiatrist from Memphis, and I would like to talk to you today about some of the mistakes that people make by trying to treat their bunions by themselves. Many people use [...]

How Flatfoot Affects the Entire Body

Hello, this is Doctor Nathan Lucas here, your local podiatrist from Memphis. I would like to talk to you today about flatfoot and how it can affect the entire body. Most of us would assume that flatfoot only affects, well, the foot. Therefore, it may be surprising that it can affect other parts of the [...]

What Causes Plantar Warts?

Hello, this is Doctor Lucas, your favorite podiatrist in Memphis. During our last session, we talked about plantar warts and how to identify them. Today, I want to tell you about what causes them. As surprising as it may seem, plantar warts are the result of the human papilloma virus, also known as HPV. HPV [...]