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The Facts About Nail Fungus

Do you have thick discolored toe nails ? This may be caused by a toe nail fungus infection. What is Toenail Fungus? Toenail fungus is an infection that lives underneath the nail, in the skin of the nail bed. Toenail fungus is more than a cosmetic concern.  Toe nail fungus is a condition your doctor may […]

Regenerative Medicine

Regenerative Medicine as defined by the NIH ( National Institutes of Health ): Regenerative medicine is the process of creating living, functional tissues to repair or replace tissue or organ function lost due to age, disease, damage, or congenital defects. This field holds the promise of regenerating damaged tissues and organs in the body by stimulating […]

What Is a Bunion?

Even though bunions are among the most common foot deformities, there are a lot of misconceptions about them.  A bunion also referred to as Hallux values or Hallux abducto valgus, is often described as an enlargement  or bump at these of the big toe.  The bump that we see is actually representing a change in the big […]

Diabetes in the Bay Area

Diabetes is affecting our community but the Doctors at Bay Area Foot Care are here to help. We are not only here to treat the conditions associated with Diabetes but also to help educate you on the risks and ways to avoid a Diabetic Foot Complication.  Why wait? Of the nearly 30 million Americans living […]

Festival Feet

It’s festival season, what does that mean exactly. Warmer weather means, lots of multi-day long outdoor music and art events across the country and around the world. Festivals especially Coachella and other large venues can be a pretty physical experience. They include lots of walking to see art and taste foods, long lines, hours of dancing, […]

Attention Diabetic Patients: Healthy Habits to Prevent Foot Ulcers

Bay Area Foot Care participates in the education of our future podiatrists. Below read a feature from one of our third year students as she outlines the importance of creating healthy habits to prevent foot ulcers. Foot ulcers can be a very scary life altering event. There are different classifications of foot ulcers that present differently […]

What a pain in the …..

Pain. A truly evil four letter word. It ruins your day, prevents you from doing things, makes you not feel like yourself.  Treating our patient’s pain is always the first priority. Finding innovative safe and effective ways to treat foot pain is that doctors at Bay Area Foot Care’s mission. In the past few months […]

The “Baby Foot” Challenge

Recently I conducted my own little experiment to help rid mine and my boyfriends callused heels. While scrolling through Instagram, an ad for “Baby Foot” exfoliator popped up. I clicked the ad and scrolled through some images. This product’s goal is to gradually peel all of the hard dry skin from your feel.  The photos […]

Dr. Reyzelman on The Health Beat

Dr. Alex Reyzelman was a guest on The Health Beat a program on Kofy TV channel 20 & 13, Our TV channel 78, and WatsonWellnessTV YouTube channel. He spoke with Dr. Watson a primary care physician about his efforts as a Podiatric surgeon dedicated to limb salvage in high risk patients. There are approximately 29 […]

Sock it to me!

I used to have a couple of sock jokes, but I lost one.  Awww Socks ! After researching for this article I’m eager to nerd out on the subject. Years of podiatry education and training had barely educated me on all that there is to know about these little wonders. We all know that they […]