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  • Common Causes for Foot Pain
    It's almost impossible to ignore foot pain, particularly if it limits your mobility and prevents you from doing the things you need to do. Fortunately, your Tyler, TX, podiatrist, Dr. Read more
  • Treating Tendon and Joint Pain
    There are 52 bones in your feet and ankles, which means that feet contain about 25 percent of the bones in our bodies. Our feet also contain about 20-25 percent Read more
  • Treating Broken Metatarsals
    Did you know that the metatarsals, or bones in the foot, are the most commonly broken bones in the human body? These long bones run the length of the foot Read more
  • When Is Bunion Surgery Necessary?
    Have you been wondering if it's time for bunion surgery? Your Tyler, TX, podiatrist, Dr. James Kent, of East Texas Foot & Ankle Centers, can help you consider your treatment Read more
  • Are You Struggling with Heel Pain?
    Heel pain is a common foot problem that podiatrists often treat. Knowing the cause of your pain is important in determining the most effective treatment method. Even if the pain Read more
  • Treating and Preventing Peripheral Artery Disease
    Peripheral artery disease (PAD) is a condition that often affects blood flow to the legs due to narrowing of the arteries. PAD is caused by atherosclerosis, a serious condition in Read more
  • Treating Warts
    Oddly enough, there are a lot of Old Wives Tales and folk remedies surrounding warts. Perhaps you’ve even heard of some of them; however, if you end up dealing with Read more
  • How Your Podiatrist Can Help With Your Heel Pain
    Heel pain is one of the most common complaints that a podiatrist hears. Causes of heel pain include plantar fasciitis, injury, stress fractures, arthritic conditions, and overactivity. Fortunately, proper treatment Read more
  • Foot Pain Relief
    Are you one of the many Tyler residents who suffer from severe or persistent foot pain? If so, a trip to a podiatrist at East Texas Foot & Ankle Centers may Read more
  • Are You Struggling with Hammertoes?
    Find out how to treat and manage your hammertoes to prevent complications. A hammertoe is a common foot deformity that often affects the middle joint of the smaller toes. Since Read more
  • Treating Your Foot Pain
    Your foot pain doesn’t have to become a daily struggle that worsens over time. Without basic care and attention, it could lead to a more serious condition—one that could temporarily Read more
  • Do You Need Bunion Surgery?
    Do you have a bunion, that pronounced bump at the base of the big toe? Many people suffer the pain and irritation of this common podiatric condition, and its frequency Read more
  • The Importance of Diabetic Care
    Patients who struggle with diabetes have to be concerned with more than just keeping their sugar levels under control. They must also be concerned with how their medical condition will Read more
  • Bunions: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment Options
    Bunions—they're something only an old grandma would have, right? In reality, these bony bumps on the side of the foot and the base of the big toe are very common Read more
  • What Is Causing My Heel Pain?
    Heel pain is a common condition that can affect anyone. However, getting to the bottom of the cause of your heel pain can prove to be tricky. Your podiatrist can Read more
  • Do I Have an Ingrown Toenail?
    Wow, does your big toe hurt! It looks red and swollen, too, particularly around the edges of the nail. This has never happened before, but you suspect you have an Read more

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