Orthopedic Footwear Battle Ground WA
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Bunion Treatment, Diabetic Shoes, Foot Orthotics, Foot Pain, Podiatric Deformities, Podiatric Disorder Treatment, Podiatric Orthopedics, Podiatric Paralytic Treatment, Podiatric Sports Therapy, Podiatric Surgery, Podiatrists
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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We do not offer diabetic shoe services.
Monday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Foot Orthotics, Foot Pain, Podiatric Deformities, Podiatric Disorder Treatment, Podiatric Orthopedics, Podiatric Paralytic Treatment, Podiatric Sports Therapy, Podiatric Surgery, Podiatrists
Brush Prairie, WA
Preventing Foot Pain with Your Shoes
Hush those painful puppies
Do you wear high heels often? If so, why? As if our poor little feet don’t take enough shoe and exercise-related abuse, high heels take all the force being exerted on these complex extremities and force it into an even smaller area, the ball of your foot. The end result is disastrous: women account for as much as 90 percent of some kinds of foot problems. So, high heels for some special occasions? Sure. But as a regular part of your wardrobe? Forget it. You might like their cosmetic effect on your legs, but they’re doing nothing for the structure or appearance of your feet.
Smart footwear choice is your first line of defense when it comes to preventing foot pain . Many of the ailments we commonly experience are caused or exacerbated by bad shoes. An athletic shoe with no lateral support leaves you at risk for a sprained ankle. A high heel that forces all of your weight to crush your toes into a cramped point can lead to bunions. High weekly mileage on a running shoe without enough cushioning could cause stress fractures.
Shoes have come a long way. Yes, like all products, there’s lots of hype, and the most expensive isn’t necessarily the best. But you can also bet that the least expensive isn’t going to be the best, either. Good footwear is worth paying for. Some retailers have realized this. These specialty shoe shops only carry brands that are healthy for feet. If they’re smart, they’ll employ well-trained staff that can fit you ...