Plantar Fascial Tears: It’s Just Science

Plantar Fascial Tears: It’s Just Science

If you’re a football fan, you may have heard of plantar fascial tears thanks to Peyton Manning. News of his partially torn plantar fascia made headlines and contributed to his missing much of the NFL season this year. Over the years, I’ve seen my share of patients...
Misguided Conventional Wisdom

Misguided Conventional Wisdom

I was talking to another doc the other day, and we started to talk about conventional wisdom. Conventional wisdom is “commonplace knowledge.” It’s information that people generally accept…and then hold on to. Economist John Kenneth Galbraith is said to have used the...

The Problem With Wearable Tech

Do you have a Fitbit, Jawbone, Garmin, Misfit or another wearable device? If you or a loved one is thinking about getting a fitness tracker this holiday season, or if you just got one, there are a few things to keep in mind…something the fitness tracker brands...