A Few Facts About Shoes and Foot Problems
You wear shoes everyday. Wearing the right type of shoe for your foot is very important so that you will not have foot problems.
The cost of foot surgery to correct foot problems from tight-fitting shoes is $2 billion a year, according to the AAOS. If time off from work for the surgery and recovery is included, the cost is $3.5 billion.
Here at Gaston Foot & Ankle, we try to teach our patients about how to buy proper shoes.
Our assistants can fit you with shoes that will provide you the upmost comfort and you can order them right from our office! We also specialize in diabetic shoes. So if you have any questions about your shoes, contact us! We would be more than happy to help you out and get you back on your feet!