Kim Holistic Foot & Ankle Center

701 E 28th St. #111, Long Beach, CA 90806
Non-Surgical Treatment for Bunions

Non-Surgical Treatment for Bunions

If you are experiencing difficulty with bunions, it is common for your doctor to suggest non-surgical remedies first. Typically people are encouraged to add padding to their shoes, try orthotic insoles or a wider flat shoe. While these approaches may reduce discomfort, bunions can only be completely corrected through surgery. When bumps get larger or […]

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How to Pick Soccer Shoes

How to Pick Soccer Shoes

Soccer is a very popular, high-intensity sport. The right shoes are required for safe play. Soccer shoes should provide arch support and a quality foot bed. When playing soccer on a soft turf, wear rubber cleats to gain traction. Rubber cleats are recommended because they provide shock absorption while maintaining comfort.* Podiatrists do not recommend […]

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Dangers of a Longer Second Toe

Dangers of a Longer Second Toe

Having a longer second toe causes your weight distribution to be thrown off and it affects your posture. A longer second toe can cause back and foot problems. A longer second toe increases your risk for developing hammertoes and bunions. Correcting this abnormality with orthotics can improve your body’s alignment and strengthen your athletic performance.* […]

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