Category: Footcare for Children

Children’s Foot Care: As They Grow

Children are special – and so are their feet. Why? Because they are still growing! And that is why they need special foot care every day and also when anything looks suspicious. Watch your children’s feet as they grow, step by step: Baby – Up to 1 Year Stavros O. Alexopoulos, DPM considers this year […]

It’s Time for Back to School Shoe Shopping!

There’s no hint of coolness in our northern Illinois air but fall is definitely on the way. Even without the weather as an indicator, we know that fall is coming because those familiar yellow school buses are gearing up and will soon take to the streets. If you’re like most parents, you’ll soon be planning […]

Are Your Children In-toeing or Out-toeing?

Parents often bring their children to our office to ask about the appearance of their feet and legs. Sometimes the child’s feet point in towards each other when walking. This abnormality is called “in-toeing” and is also referred to as being “pigeon-toed.” Less commonly we see the opposite – the child walks with the toes […]