How to Have Happy, Healthy Feet for Spring

Great health requires taking care of your body from head to toe, but our feet do not always get the attention they deserve. Uncomfortable shoes, athlete’s foot, and other problems can make walking difficult or unpleasant. As the weather changes and vacation season begins, many people trade their boots and tennis shoes for sandals. Tips…

Minimally Invasive Treatment for Plantar Fasciitis

With spring on its way, there is often an increase in visits for heel pain. Minnesotans looking forward to becoming active outdoors are sometimes sidelined with pain in the sole of the foot or the back of the heel. It can become severe enough to take a toll on the activities they love and even…

Exceptional Podiatry Care Right Here

“I am an employee of Glacial Ridge so I might be biased, but this place never ceases to amaze me. My husband has been dealing with foot pain for quite a while. I finally convinced him to see Dr. Redding, and I am glad I did. She explained thoroughly what was going on with his…

Welcome Relief for Your Feet

Expert foot and ankle care is now just steps away with Glacial Ridge Health System’s new podiatrist Alissa Redding, DPM, and our recently expanded Podiatry Services. With a patient-focused approach to care, Dr. Redding collaborates with her patients and takes into account their overall health, expectations and goals before developing a treatment plan with them. Her medical interests include diabetic care, wound…

Shoe Shopping Advice for Back-to-School

By Alissa J. Redding, D.P.M., Doctor of Podiatric Medicine With the end of summer quickly approaching, the time has come to prepare for back-to-school shopping. Here are some tips, courtesy of the guidelines of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, to help with shoe shopping for your children to get them off to a…