Doctor Arti Amin

Do you have toenail fungus?

Toenail fungus is a common condition that typically begins as a white or yellow spot under the tip of your fingernail or toenail.[1] About 14% of Americans suffer from fungal nail infections,[2] with fungal infections responsible for 50% of all nail diseases.[3] Having nail fungus is usually painless at the beginning. As the fungal infection […]

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Reducing Arthritis Pain in Your Feet

Reducing Arthritis Pain in Your Feet

The feet are a complex structure in your body. They house not only muscles and ligaments, but also over 28 bones and more than 30 joints that allow you to have a full range of motion. Your feet provide shock absorption, balance, support and help with general movement. Unfortunately, as we age, those 30 joints […]

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Why Diabetics Need Regular Medical Foot Check Ups

Approximately 1.5 million Americans are diagnosed with diabetes every year.[1] Unfortunately, diabetes is not yet a curable disease. Diabetes-related deaths were the 7th leading cause of death in the United States in 2015.[2] However, it is a very manageable disease and, treated properly, people with diabetes can live long, healthy, and happy lives.[3] Podiatrists play […]

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Dr. Arti C. Amin

Ball of Foot Pain – Advice from Our Podiatrist

CORONA, CA You may sometimes find while walking, a feeling as though a lump is under your foot or as if a pebble is stuck inside your shoe. Yet, there is no pebble to be found.  If this feeling is also accompanied by stiffness, numbness or swelling, metatarsalgia may be the culprit of discomfort and […]

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Corona Med Foot Spa

Your Feet Deserve To Be Beautiful – But Are You At Risk of An Infection?

Let’s face it, our feet are just as much an accessory and a nonverbal message about how we carry ourselves as much as any other part of our daily vanity routine. No longer are we striving to show off one well-maintained feature, now there are good hair, skin, nail – and yes – toe days.  […]

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Diabetics and Ingrown Toenails

Pedicures and Their Relation to Diabetic Amputations

Foot complications are very prevalent among people with diabetes. How common? The American Diabetes Association estimates that at least 20 percent of all diabetic-related doctor visits are spurred by foot concerns! Diabetes can cause nerve damage (neuropathy) and vascular damage, reducing your sensation. You may not even feel any injuries on your feet! Although extreme, […]

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Weight Gain and Foot Pain

The Weighty Issues of Foot Care

Do you normally gain weight during the holidays? Could that holiday weight be directly causing your foot pain? Is that foot pain preventing you from exercising like you used to? What even are the best steps for foot care? Weight is an important, albeit potentially sensitive, the topic for all healthcare professionals to discuss with […]

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Caring for Aging Feet

Aging Feet

Aging changes every part of your body, your feet included. These changes generally develop gradually as collagen production and cell turnover rates slow down. The subtle physiological signs of aging can be noticed at any age if good foot care is not practiced routinely. Generally, most changes in feet are noticed in the forties and […]

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Toenail Restoration Corona

Toenail Fungus and Weight Gain

We all sit and Google stuff, but try searching for toenail fungus and how it correlates with weight gain. Studies show that unhealthy weight gain increases a person’s chances of getting disfiguring toenail fungus infections. If you look up obesity, you’ll see that obese people have double the rate of toenail infections, also known as […]

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Tendonitis

Do you have a sore ankle that hurts when you move it?

Is the pain in your ankle holding you back from getting on with your day? Are you always on-the-go and finding that you aren’t getting things done, perhaps missing time at work? Could your job be at risk? Could it be tendonitis? How do you know if you have tendonitis? What is tendonitis? Anyone could […]

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