The foot is one of the most complex parts of the body and can cause a number of ailments, pain conditions, and complications. Our division of podiatric medicine specializes in both the prevention and treatments of these disorders, diseases, and injuries. We do this by utilizing the latest treatment techniques, our cutting-edge technology, and a compassionate, gentle approach to patient care. Like our current customers, you’ll find that Executive Pharmacy offers an unmatched level of service.
1.) The 52 bones in your feet makeup about one quarter of all the bones in your body. When they are out of alignment, so is everything else.
2.) About 5% of the US population have ingrown toenails, fungal foot infections, corns, and calluses each year.
3.) About 60-70% of diabetics will develop some form of diabetic nerve damage, which in severe form can lead to lower limb amputation.
4.) Approximately 56,000 people lose a foot or leg due to diabetes.
5.) The soles of your feet contain more sweat glands and sensory nerve endings per square centimeter than any other part of your body.
6.) A 2 1/2 inch high heel can increase the load on the forefoot by 75%.
7.) Women are 4 times more likes to have foot problems than men.
8.) Arthritis is the number one cause of disability and affects about 7 million Americans.
9.) 75% of Americans will have foot related issues at least once in their lifetime.
10.) Neglect, improper care, and ill-fitting shoes are the biggest causes of preventable foot-related problems.
Our transdermal creams can be used to treat many symptoms of podiatric ailments. Below you will find some of the areas of treatment Executive Pharmacy creams can treat.