Be Smart About Back to School Shoe Fitting

With kids back in school after a summer of bare feet and sandals, parents are shopping for shoes for feet that seem to have grown longer in just a few months. To help busy parents with shoe choices, Cornerstone Foot & Ankle surgeons recommend some simple guidelines to prevent or minimize possible foot problems from […]

Foot of the Class

After wearing flip-flops all summer, students head back to school with painful feet The sounds of back to school season include the ringing of school bells and cash registers, the slamming of locker doors, the noisy ruckus of school hallways and cafeterias, and the moans and groans of students over tests, homework, relationships, and increasingly, […]

Check Kids’ Feet Before School Starts

Simple at-home checks help spot foot problems Back to school season is getting underway, and your Cornerstone Foot & Ankle doctors have some advice for parents. Take five minutes to inspect your children’s feet for problems that could sideline your son or daughter from sports or other activities. Dr. Taral Shah says parents should look […]

Shoes for Sports

Avoid Pain & Raise Your Game SHOES FOR SPORTS Sport-specific shoes can really affect the way you play. Make sure to have your feet professionally measured by today’s podiatrist to find a correctly sized shoe. If you participate in a certain sport at least two to three times a week, you should wear a sport-specific shoe. […]

Back-to-School Shoe Shopping Tips

Beyond the backpack: Back-to-school shoe-shopping tips to keep kids healthy and parents happy For parents faced with kids’ changing tastes and opinions, navigating back-to-school shopping can be a harrowing process. Buy him the wrong backpack, and he’ll be the uncool kid on the bus. Pick out the wrong jeans for her, and she’ll be shamed […]