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Power Mowers Pose Danger to Feet. Thousands of Foot Injuries Can be Prevented Each Year

 

Lawn care season is back and foot and ankle surgeon, Jonathan Towarnicki, DPM cautions homeowners to protect their feet and the feet of those around them when using rotary-blade lawnmowers.

Flip-flops tied to surge in teenage heel pain

 

Many of us are welcoming the warmer weather sporting flip-flop sandals, however, their popularity among teens and young adults is responsible for a growing epidemic of heel pain in this population, according to Timothy Ford, DPM, FACFAS a member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.

Dr Ford speaks again at the Americal College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS) Annual Scientific Conference

Dr Ford and his Post Graduate Affairs Committee spoke to a record crowd of Residency Directors, Dean and Chief residents at the 2018 Residency Directors Forum in Nashville, TN.

Dr Ford and his invited panelists lectured on various topics that would make a positive impact or residency education and training.

 

Drs Ford & Towarnicki adding services at New Wound Healing Center

 A new Wound Care Center is now open at Jewish Hospital, offering patients a comprehensive quality approach to wound healing and providing state-of-the-art clinical services to our fastest-growing medical demographic:patients with diabetes aged 40 years and older. Dr.

Dr Ford speaks at American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) National Scientific Seminar

Speaking to medical students from around the country, Dr Ford discussed what it takes to obtain highly sought after residency and fellowship training programs. 

Advanced Wound Care at Our Offices

Dr Jonathan Towarnicki has take the lead role  for advanced wound care at Foot Doctors PSC. Dr. Towarnicki ultilizes advanced wound care to treat complex wounds of the lower extremities that include; diabetic, trauma and surgical wounds. With a vast resource available to him including various specialties at the University of Louisville and Jewish Hosspital, KentuckyOne Health Dr Towarnicki can assure you get the most sophisticated wound care in the region.

Total ankle replacement surgery

Doctors Ford and Towarnicki have gone thru training to perform the STAR Total Ankle Replacement Surgery (Sanandinavian Total Ankle Replacement System). This implant is designed to allow the patient to regain some of his/her normal ankle mobilty and function. It is intended for those who have a painful arthritic ankle joint due to osteoarthritis, post-traumatic arthritis or rheumatoid arthritis.

Dr Ford and Towarnicki are proud to be able to provide this innovative surgical service to our patients.

New technique in treating pediatric flatfoot deformity

 Dr Ford and the Podiatric Residency/Fellowship Program at KentuckyOne Health (Jewish and University of Louisville Hospital's) will be presenting a new technique in the surgical treatment of symptomatic pediatric/adolescent flatfoot deformity. Augmentation of the calcaneal-navicular ligament or "spring ligament" is being performed as an adjuctive procedure to improve the overall outcome in pediatric/adolscent flatfoot deformity. A series of cases will be reported at the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Annual Scientific Seminar in Phoenix AZ in February 2015.