Tag Archives: Dr. Gary Prant DPM

Too Much of a Good Thing?

There was an interesting article recently in the New York Times entitled “Big Baby, Smart Kid.” The article notes that about half of all births in the United States are hastened by either drugs or surgery which is approximately double … Continue reading

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The Blow Dryer-Athlete’s Foot Connection

When you have been in practice for some time you start getting feedback from your patients.  It is very interesting to hear what sticks with patients and also to hear what advice you offer is actually useful for your patients. … Continue reading

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Virtually Painless Heel Pain Injections

By Dr. Gary Prant I volunteer at a clinic some Friday afternoons and had an unusual experience recently. There was a patient who had very acute heel pain and really needed an injection for this problem; however they were extremely … Continue reading

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I Can’t Stand My Orthotic Foot Supports– What Can I Do?

Dr. Gary Prant DPM Arbor Foot Health Center Almost every day people show up in my office with orthotics they just can’t wear. Some of these were made by doctors who claim that they are experts in making orthotics, and I … Continue reading

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Why Did My Toenails Get a Fungus Infection – Again?

It’s a story we are hearing more and more now that many people have had success getting rid of their fungal toenails with either the laser or medication. The nails used to look great — but now don’t look so … Continue reading

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Leg Length and Back Pain – Is There a Connection?

Dr. Gary Prant DPM Arbor Foot Health Center Sometimes the popular press is ahead of medical practice. There was an article in Vogue magazine last month entitled “Uneven Ground” which the sub headline describes as, “slight imbalances in our bodies … Continue reading

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Why I Don’t Recommend Triple Antibiotic Ointment Anymore

Dr. Gary Prant DPM Arbor Foot Health Center A few years ago at our national meeting I heard a report about increasing problems with one of the ingredients in “triple antibiotic” ointment, brand name Neosporin. At that time a speaker … Continue reading

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