Laser treatment for Fungal Nails!

Summer is almost over (booooooo!), but that means NOW is the time to finally consider treatment for those unsightly fungal toenails you’ve been hiding all summer! It’s estimated toenail fungus affects 2-to-18% of the worldwide population, or about 35 million people. It can be embarrassing and unsightly, but it is very treatable. Our Genesisplus Laser […]

FAQs About Toenail Fungus Treatment

Too embarrassed to wear sandals because of your brittle, yellow toenails? Don’t worry. It’s an understandable and treatable condition called toenail fungus. Doctors Shanahan, Popofski and Petronella, Commerce Township, MI podiatrists at Lakes Foot and Ankle Associates, see plenty of patients with toenail fungus–also called onychomycosis. They invite you to read over these Frequently Asked […]

Children’s Shoes

One of the most important purchases on any parent’s “back to school” shopping list should be a pair of proper fitting shoes for their child. The podiatrists and staff of Lakes Foot & Ankle Associates would like to share several important factors that parents should consider while back to school shopping: Shoes That Don’t Fit […]

Summer Foot Advice…

This is the time of the year when our feet tend to be frequently exposed to the elements as we wear sandals, flip flops and are often barefoot. The podiatrists and staff of Lakes Foot & Ankle Associates have some advice to share that can help keep your feet healthy this summer. Limit walking barefoot […]

Avoid the ER or Urgent Care!!!

As we head into the busy summer season… A friendly reminder to our patients and friends regarding foot and ankle trauma. 99% of the time when you sustain an injury to your foot or ankle, a trip to the ER or urgent care is completely unnecessary, very expensive, and very time consuming. Additionally, you will […]

More proof the ACA is a farce…

“The cost of Obamacare could rise for millions of Americans next year, with one insurer proposing a 50 percent hike in premiums, fueling the controversy about just how “affordable” the Affordable Care Act really is.” Anybody surprised? Go here for more:

KeryFlex Nail Restoration System

For anyone with deformed, unsightly toenails, the KeryFlex Nail Restoration System finally gives you the chance to show off your toes. KeryFlex uses polymer resins and special activators to create a durable, yet SAFE, flexible artificial nail. KeryFlex is available exclusively through Lakes Foot & Ankle Associates who can complete the application of the product, […]

Transparent pricing

We at Lakes Foot & Ankle Associates are seeing, on a daily basis, the effects of “Obamacare” and the awful “coverage” patients are being saddled with. They have either ridiculously high deductibles or simply aren’t covered for services. We have been working hard to set up a system where patients can receive the surgical care […]