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Metro Detroit’s Foot and Ankle Doctor
It is our mission to provide foot and ankle care in Michigan with the most effective, cutting-edge podiatric treatments possible for specific foot and ankle disorders and injuries, including arthritis in the foot and ankle, bunions, heel pain, hammertoe, bursitis, plantar warts, fracture care, and foot sprains. We treat all foot and ankle problems in both adults and children, and welcome your entire family. Dr. Young, your Michigan podiatrist, is an expert in every form of foot and ankle treatment, from non-intrusive treatments to full reconstructive surgery of the foot and ankle.
With the help of our dedicated support staff and the expertise of Dr. Young, we’ll have you back on your feet…just like the 30 years of satisfied Metro-Detroit patients who came before you.
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Heel pain can seem like an inevitability in today’s active world, but with a few changes in lifestyle, wardrobe, and self-awareness, heel pain can be easily avoided. There are many every day activities that you may not even consider as a culprit in your heel pain, so here are our most common causes for heel pain that may be relevant to you: Unsupportive shoes - This is one of the most common sources of heel pain, although it is also the most preventable. Shoes with no support can be very hard on the plantar fascia – the ligament that extends the length of the bottom of the foot. Suspect shoes cause this ligament to be pulled far more than necessary, and the strain on where... Read more
Bunion surgery, or bunionectomy, is a treatment for severe cases of bunions, or hallux valgus, a foot disorder where a bony bump forms on the outside of your big toe, often due to ill-fitting shoes, arthritis, or improper stride. Some feet also form to be more prone to bunions. Oftentimes, wearing modified “wide-toe” shoes, avoiding heels, and protective cushions is enough to help with bunion pain and complications. However, for those who still experience discomfort after such non-invasive methods, surgery is usually the only answer. As the primary bunion surgery center in Metro-Detroit, here are our tips on deciding for bunion surgery, and tips for bunion... Read more
Heels have quickly become a staple many women’s closets – they’re stylish, hip, and can put a certain spunk in your stride, but is it hurting women’s foot health in the long run? Heels have been implicated in many common foot disorders like hammertoe, bunions, and ingrown nails, and can even affect leg and spine health. Here are a few of the adverse effects of heels: Read more