Dr. Ed Davis, DPM wants his patients to be informed about podiatry problems and treatments provided in the San Antonio TX area. He believes informed patients make better decisions about their health and well being.

Below is a list of helpful links for Podiatry services and information.

The Heel Pain Blog:   http://sanantoniopodiatrist.typepad.com
Dr. Ed Davis, San Antonio Podiatrist, discusses heel pain, its causes and treatments.

Foot Health Facts:   http://www.foothealthfacts.org
?Foot Health Facts:   http://www.foothealthfacts.org/
Valuable information about Foot Health presented by the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons

The website of the American Podiatric Medical Association:  http://www.apma.org

Learn about foot orthotics at:   http://www.footorthotics.pro
This site discusses how a custom foot orthotic is made, the differences between custom foot orthotics and prefabricated orthotics.

Foot care information from the American Diabetes Association:
Diabetes is a major cause of foot problems.  Dr. Ed Davis, in his San Antonio podiatry practice, has extensive training in the prevention and treatment of diabetic foot problems.

Foot.com is an independent site with valuable information about podiatric issues:

The International Society for Musculoskeletal Shockwave Therapy: http://www.shockwavetherapy.org/home
This is the international medical organization for practitioners that perform ESWT or extracorporeal shockwave therapy.  Dr. Davis has performed ESWT for heel pain since 2001 and has extensive experience with the different technologies available.  Currently available is the Swiss Dolorclast used at the San Antonio Podiatrist office of Dr. Davis.

Charcot Marie Tooth is a genetic disorder affecting an estimated 2.8 million people.  Here is the website of the organization advocating for patients with this malady:  http://www.cmtausa.org
Patients with this disorder often develop very arched feet that sprain easily as well as contract heel cords.  Dr. Davis feels that podiatric treatments available for this can restore mobility and quality of life.

For more information on Podiatry & Foot Care in the San Antonio, TX area, call Ed Davis, DPM, FACFAS. at (210) 490-3668 today!