Entries by Missouri Foot & Ankle

What is a Metatarsal Stress Fracture?

Simply, a metatarsal stress fracture is a subtle, incomplete fracture of one or more of the metatarsals, the five long bones in the middle of the foot that connect the bones near the heel to the bones in the toes. Stress fractures are a common foot disorder, and it’s important to have them diagnose and […]

Toenail Fungus Laser Treatment

Are you afraid to wear sandals because of yellow toenails? Do you hesitate to go barefoot? Toenail fungus, or onychomycosis, is not always easy to treat. Oral medications can have side effects. Topical treatments can be time consuming. At worst, both options can be simply ineffective.