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Minimally Invasive Bunion Surgery

February 17 2018

A bunion is a bony bump that forms on the inside of the big toe joint. This can lead to a deviation of the big toe towards the other toes and can result in hammering of the second toe. Bunions develop slowly and may make it painful to wear shoes or walk. Eventually, the bunion […]

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Big Toe Pain and Arthritis – Hallux rigidus

February 4 2018

Hallux rigidus is arthritis at the base of the big toe. This causes stiffness and pain at the joint. In the long run, it can get harder to bend the toe. This is a form of degenerative arthritis which means it results from wear and tear. Aside from stiffness and pain, hallux rigidus can result […]

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Radiofrequency Ablation as an Effective Treatment for Morton’s Neuroma

January 28 2018

A neuroma is a nerve thickening that often occurs between the third and fourth toes. This is due to compression and irritation of the nerve that leads to enlargement of the nerve and may lead to permanent nerve damage. Most common symptoms for Morton’s neuroma are numbness, tingling, burning, or pain in the foot, or […]

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Diabetic Shoes and Custom Inserts

December 31 2017

For people with diabetes, it is important to wear comfortable shoes of the right size. Do not confuse a tight fit with good support. 1. Choose shoes with enough wiggle room for your toes. Avoid shoes that have pointed toes and instead go for ones with a spacious toe box. 2. Avoid high-heeled shoes. These […]

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Las Vegas shooting

October 2 2017

News of this shooting hits close to the heart as was I just returned from the International Foot & Ankle conference for no more than 24 hours.    #VegasTragedy #VegasShooting shows how vulnerable we all are to this madness.   While learning great updates in the world of foot and ankle surgery from my colleagues out of […]

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Infectious Diseases Could Sweep Across the State as Irma Floods Florida

September 16 2017

Aside from the billions of dollars’ worth of damage caused by hurricane Irma, flood waters pose various threats of infectious diseases. According to reports filed with Florida’s Department of Environmental Protection, it is estimated that more than 28 million gallons of treated and untreated sewage spilled across the state. This can cause a number of […]

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Kevin Lam

Naples podiatric physician and surgeon. Double Board Certified: American Board of Podiatric Surgery and American Board of Lower Extremity Surgeons.

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