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Healthy Eating = Healthy Feet

A healthy overall diet has multiple benefits that many know about such as shrinking waistlines and a healthy heart, but healthy diets also affect other parts of your body as well, including your feet!  A healthy diet helps in preventing obesity, resisting inflammation build up, fighting off osteoporosis, improving circulation, and the management of diabetes.  […]

Johns Creek Podiatrists Join Ankle & Foot Centers of Georgia

We are delighted to announce the newest members of the Ankle & Foot Centers family. We would like to welcome our Johns Creek Podiatrists, Dr. Rupal Gupta, DPM, Dr. Jill Stepnicka and Dr. Jalpa Patel. These ladies are among the best foot doctors in John’s Creek, GA, formally operating as Atlanta Podiatry. The John’s Creek […]

Atlanta Podiatrist Play Flag Football for Alzheimer’s

Saturday, November 5th, 2016 the Alzheimer’s Association hosted a Blondes vs. Brunettes Flag Football game to raise funds and awareness! Dr. Ketan Patel and his wife both took part in the event. Dr. Patel was the first aid Doctor along with Dr. Amrish D. Patel, Sports & Spine Institute of McDonough. Mrs. Patel was a […]

Weekend Warrior

The weekends are filled with fun, excitement, and sporting events. As we progress through life, the weekend sports enthusiast begins to feel the aches and pains on Monday morning. Foot injuries and pain seems to be exacerbated with the weekend marathon, football game, or tennis match. When do you see a physician for your ailment […]

How Much Do I Owe?

My feet hurt and I need to see a Podiatrist. What will I have to pay for the visit? Will I get another bill from the doctor’s office after I pay my co pay? Why do I have a bill, I paid my co pay? These are questions most patients have prior to seeing a […]

The “Insurance” Dilemma for the New Year!

As we turn another year, there are a plethora of insurance questions and information needed when seeing your health care provider: What is my deductible? What is my co-pay/co-insurance? What is my total out of pocket expenses? What doctors are on my insurance plan? This process can be a daunting experience if you, the “patient”, […]

Causes Of Foot Pain – Shoes, Genes, Or Both?

Shoe Done It? Are most feet problems from shoes? It is a myth that shoes cause most of the problems that our feet develop such as bunions, hammertoes, or corns. If it were true, everybody who wore shoes should have the same problems and everyone who went around barefooted would never develop any at all! […]