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Our whole team at Country Foot Care is dedicated to your foot health and comfort during all your life stages and activities. Whether you are young or old, athletic or unsteady, we care about you and what your feet need to live the life you want. We use this blog to offer you a variety of helpful, practical, and even fun foot care tips. From first aid and foot inspections to nail care and sports tips, we discuss a wide variety of foot health topics.

Browse our blog posts and see what tips and tricks may help you with your own foot care. If you have a foot condition, or are responsible for the limb health of loved ones, you shouldn’t take your feet—or information about them—for granted. Let us know if you have any questions, would like more information, or are interested in an appointment. You can reach our New York offices by calling (516) 741-FEET or using the website to submit a request.

Podiatrists Spread the Word: Facts We Should Know About Our FeetWhat would podiatrists like us to know about our feet? Now that it’s 2017, it’s a good time to begin putting those New Year’s resolutions into practice. Why not start ...
Is your lifestyle causing you foot pain?One of the best things about living in New York City is that no matter your personal interests, you’re sure to find a place where you can fit in. The ...
Off to the Beach? Your Feet Need Sunscreen, Too!Can skin cancer affect my feet? While a large portion of the population has finally become aware that applying sunscreen is a necessary part of protecting one’s health, very few ...
Getting Your Toes in Shape for SummerHow can I get rid of toenail fungus? During the fall, winter, and early spring, when our feet are safely encased in shoes (possibly even stylish ones!), we don’t have ...
Shoes for the Homeless — One Step at a Time: March 15 – April 15Why Not Donate Your Shoes to Help the Homeless? Do you have any extra shoes crowding your closet floor or tucked away in bags or boxes? Perhaps they are gently ...
Welcome, Dr. Steven B. Axt!Dr. Steven B. Axt, a long time local Patchogue foot and ankle specialist, has recently joined Country Foot Care, one of the most comprehensive and state of the art podiatric ...
Cinderella Surgery: How A Classic Fairy Tale Inspired Modern MadnessAs American women strive to be fashionable, some are making horrible foot health decisions with long-term repercussions.   The eldest went first into the room where the slipper was, and ...
Country Foot Care Adds Another Medical Shoe StoreApril showers bring May flowers but the rain we experienced near the end of April saw the blossoming of the new Medical Shoe Store at our Williston Park office.   As our ...
Dr. Brook Visits with the Williston Park Welcome WagonRecently, Country Foot Care’s owner and founder, Dr. Steven Brook, spent an evening discussing foot health and proper foot care with the ladies of the Williston Park Welcome Wagon.  With ...
When an Achilles Tendon becomes the Achilles Heel for AthletesAdam Wainwright sustained an Achilles tendon injury this past Saturday that will most likely sideline him for the rest of the season. The St. Louis Cardinal stated “I thought I ...
What Month Is it? Foot Health Awareness Month!Did you know there was a foot health awareness month? Well there is and it is April. As the weather continues to warm up, more and more folks will be ...
This Little Piggy Has A FungusIf you have been diagnosed with toenail fungus you are probably wondering how the doctor knows.  It may be plainly obvious to you that something isn’t right among your ‘piggies’ ...
Put A ‘Spring’ In Your Step     
Lets ‘Spring’ Forward and Get Ready for SummerWith Daylight Savings Time here, Spring is coming with summer not far behind.  With the nice weather approaching, it is a great time to show off your new sandals and ...
The Splinter & The Cruise ShipA lesson from Androcles did not spare a life but it did save a vacation. In Aesop’s Fable “The Lion and the Shepherd” (also known as Androcles and the Lion), ...
Country Foot Care Foot Facts – 1st EditionWelcome to the first edition of Country Foot Care Foot Facts, written by our own Dr. Robert Einhorn! “Now that summer is in full swing, some of you might be ...