March 22, 2010 – San Francisco, CA. San Francisco Podiatrist and Foot Surgeon Dr. Christopher Segler has created an educational video clip to illustrate what exactly takes place in surgery when arthritis destroys the cartilage in the big toe joint.
This article will explain everything you need to know about ingrown toenails: how you cause ingrown toenails and how you can treat ingrown toenails at home. – by San Francisco Podiatrist and Toenail Surgeon, Dr. Christopher Segler.
San Francisco, CA – March, 1, 2010: Ingrown toenails are one of the most common (and most painful) foot problems treated by podiatrists. Many people will search the internet looking for the best ingrown toenail home remedies or quick fixes to cure the ingrown toenail. But local San Francisco podiatrist Dr. Christopher Segler has a better solution.
San Francicso, CA – March 11, 2010: Dr. Christopher Segler (a runner and ironman triathlete in San Francisco) discusses a new study from UCSF about sports drinks implicated as causing diabetes. Although sports drinks are loaded with sugar, runners and triathletes need those sugars to keep up with the depletion of glycogen stores when they exercise. So don’t be concerned that drinking Gatorade or Powerade while you run will cause diabetes. Read the full story on MyRunningDoc for the details.
What if you could go for a run instead of sitting around reading outdated magazines in a doctors office? Have the doctor come right to your office instead. Our Podiatrist makes house calls, whether to your home, office or hotel room.
Diabetes is the leading cause of non-traumatic amputations in the United States and the San Francisco Bay Area. Although the number of diabetic foot amputations continues to rise, you can take steps to make sure it doesn’t happen to you.
Did you know that the average patient wait in a doctor’s office is 68 minutes. Add to that time spent driving across town, looking for parking and walking to the office and you could spend half a day just getting to the doctor. With a house call, the doctor will wait on you!
Many people have trouble getting to the doctor but need thick painful nails trimmed. Medical Pedicure at Home packages are available to bring the Podiatrist right to you. No more wasting a whole morning trying to get Dad to the foot doctor. Now the foot doctor will come right to you!
Call 415-308-0833 for an in home appointment today!
If you are a runner with Achilles tendon pain and swelling that just won’t go away, you should know about Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP). PRP is a new treatment alternative to surgery. It is one of the best treatment options for runners with chronic tendinitis.
If you think you have an ankle sprain, a house call may be just what you need. Our foot award-winning foot and ankle surgeon can come right to your home or office. No need to wait for 6 hours in the Emergency Room. We can see you between meetings at work, arrange x-rays (if needed) and get you on the path to recovery