Austin Foot & Ankle Injury Blog

The Austin Foot & Ankle injury blog contains the most up-to-date information regarding injuries, treatment, and recovery in Austin, Texas. Articles cover information regarding injuries from sports, running, car accidents, and everyday activities.
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  • Top 3 Myths About Diabetes Don’t let diabetes myths mislead you! The more you know about the disease, the better you can stay safe – so learn about diabetes from Austin’s leading podiatric experts and then request your appointment to create a diabetic foot care plan.
  • PADnet – Noninvasive Testing for Peripheral Arterial Disease Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is a serious condition wherein restricted blood flow makes it difficult for limbs and other body parts to receive the oxygenated blood they need. PAD doesn’t always produce symptoms, so you may need special tests to determine if the problem is present. Austin Foot and Ankle Specialists is proud to offer PADnet as a noninvasive testing method for this medical concern.
  • Baseball Injuries Learn about some of the more common baseball injuries—along with some valuable prevention measures you can take—from the team at Austin Foot and Ankle Specialists. Since it’s virtually impossible to remove all injury risk, be sure to contact Austin’s leading podiatric experts if you (or a loved one) need professional diagnosis and treatment.
  • Best Places to Cool Off in Austin Residents can usually handle the heat like pros – until temperatures start to climb too high. At that point, you need to find relief. There’s no better way to beat the heat than visiting one of the local pools, swimming holes, or splash pads, so the team at Austin Foot and Ankle Specialists have compiled a list for you of some of the best places to cool off in Austin!
  • Thank Goodness for Second Opinions! Mistakes happen, even in the medical field. For this reason, you should know about second opinions – and the experts at Austin Foot and Ankle Specialists are ready to help. Take advantage of our guide to overcoming lingering pain, and then request an appointment for professional diagnosis and treatment!
  • Staycation Ideas in Austin Whether you’re waylaid by a foot injury or just looking for some R&R without dropping a lot of coin, a staycation is the perfect solution—especially if you live in and around Austin!
  • What to Listen to Before SXSW – And How to Keep Feet Safe While There Foot safety is priority #1 at events like Austin’s SXSW. A close second is making sure you prepare by listening to the right tunes. The pros at Austin Foot and Ankle Specialists have your back by covering both matters. Find out which bands you should listen to and how to protect your feet at Austin’s premiere event!
  • The Austin Marathon – Run It Next Year (If You Haven’t Been Training)! Don’t pull a “Barney Stinson” and attempt to run the Austin Marathon without training first! Instead, lower your injury risk by following these smart running tips from the team at Austin Foot and Ankle Specialists.
  • Top 5 Cringe-Worthy Sports Injuries from the Past 20 Years Professional athletes may receive large sums of money to play their favorite sports, but there are still downsides to these occupations as well – including significant injury risk. Austin Foot and Ankle Specialists look at some of the more cringe-worthy sports injuries.
  • Will You Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions? This quiz from Austin Foot and Ankle Specialists will give you insight into the likelihood you keep your New Year’s resolutions. And you’ll find helpful tips to put you in the best position for resolution success in 2018.