Dr. Mindi Feilmeier sees a foot and ankle patient.

What to expect when you see a podiatrist

Maybe it’s because the feet are the furthest body part from your eyes, but many foot conditions go unnoticed. By …
Foot and ankle screening at the Senior Health Fair

Early detection key in preventing foot and ankle complications for seniors

Older adults are at increased risk for a variety of foot and ankle issues. Decreases in circulation and sensation, wounds, …
Dr. Bennett performs a foot examination on a patient at Des Moines University Foot and Ankle.

Diabetic foot care: Recognize early signs to prevent potential problems

Diabetes is a complicated disease that leads to a host of secondary complications. Some of the most common problems occur …

Don’t forget the feet when taking care of your diabetes

Diabetes is a serious and potentially deadly disease that requires major lifestyle changes. In addition to healthy eating and exercise …

Keep your toes and feet toasty in the winter cold

“My feet are freezing!” This has been a frequent refrain this winter, as we have been blessed with Arctic-like wind …