Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

Podiatrist, Dr. Kennedy Legel, established Advanced Foot & Ankle in Dallas to provide comprehensive treatment for a broad range of foot and ankle problems.

Recognized as a top Podiatrist in Dallas, TX., Dr. Kennedy Legel at Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists is dedicated to treating all varieties of foot and ankle problems. Conveniently located near downtown Dallas, Dr. Legel is a board certified foot & ankle surgeon who treats from minor foot pain to the most serious chronic conditions which can affect everyday quality of life. Dr. Legel and his

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What Are Heel Cups? - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 03/08/2022

What Are Heel Cups? - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

What Are Heel Cups? - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Heel cups are a type of orthotic device. They are placed directly under the heel and provide cushioning and support. Heel cups can help treat heel pain caused by plantar fasciitis, prolonged standing, and more. They can make your shoes more comfortable as you go about your daily activities. Heel cup...

What Is a Hammertoe? - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 03/04/2022

What Is a Hammertoe? - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

What Is a Hammertoe? - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists A hammertoe is when a toe joint (usually the second or middle toe joint) points up instead of lying flat and causes the toe to look like a hammer. This condition can be painful and can lead to difficulty walking. The affected joint often gets rigid, the joint stiffens, sometimes to non-movement. Som...

How to Deal With Chronic Foot Pain - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 02/23/2022

How to Deal With Chronic Foot Pain - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

How to Deal With Chronic Foot Pain - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists When your feet hurt, it is not easy to to do any form of exercise. However, it is thought that being active can actually help to reduce pain in the long run. If putting weight on your feet for any period of time is simply too painful, taking to the water might help. Exercising in... Read more »

Dallas Podiarist | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 02/16/2022

Dallas Podiarist | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

Dallas Podiarist | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Dr. Kennedy Legel, DPM, and the staff at Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists are experts at treating common foot and ankle injuries, call (214) 366-4600

When an Ankle Sprain Can Also Be a Fracture - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 02/16/2022

When an Ankle Sprain Can Also Be a Fracture - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

When an Ankle Sprain Can Also Be a Fracture - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists If your ankle suddenly rolls inward, causing great pain and swelling, you may have more than a sprain. If the outer ligament is torn during an injury, it sometimes lops off a small piece of bone at the end of the fibula (the outer leg bone). Though this injury is known as a fibular avulsion... Read....

All About Haglund’s Deformity - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 02/08/2022

All About Haglund’s Deformity - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

All About Haglund’s Deformity - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Do you have a visible bony bump on the back of your heel? If so, you may have a Haglund’s deformity, an abnormality of the foot bone and surrounding soft tissues. Though often harmless, in some people, the deformity can cause pain due to the bony bump rubbing against shoes and irritating the sof...

Athlete’s Foot 101 - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 02/02/2022

Athlete’s Foot 101 - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

Athlete’s Foot 101 - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Tinea Pedis,  more commonly known as athlete’s foot, is a fungal infection that affects the feet and toes. The fungi that cause athlete’s foot thrive in warm and moist environments. The condition is very contagious and often spreads in areas such as communal locker rooms, pools, showers, a...

What Causes Adult-Onset Flat Feet? - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 01/25/2022

What Causes Adult-Onset Flat Feet? - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

What Causes Adult-Onset Flat Feet? - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists It is not unusual for adults to develop flat feet as they age, even though they never had the problem before. Although this condition often affects only one foot, it sometimes occurs in both. Its main cause is changes to the posterior tibial tendon that limit its ability to lift the arch of your foo...

Ways the Achilles Tendon Can Be Injured - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 01/19/2022

Ways the Achilles Tendon Can Be Injured - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

Ways the Achilles Tendon Can Be Injured - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists The Achilles tendon connects the calf muscle to the heel bone at the back of the leg. The tendon allows you to push off when walking or running as well as raising up onto your toes. One type of Achilles tendon injury is known as Achilles tendinopathy. This occurs when there are small tears in... Rea...

Dallas Podiarist | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 01/17/2022

Dallas Podiarist | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

Dallas Podiarist | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Dr. Kennedy Legel, DPM, and the staff at Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists are experts at treating common foot and ankle injuries, call (214) 366-4600

What Is Plantar Fasciitis? - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 01/12/2022

What Is Plantar Fasciitis? - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

What Is Plantar Fasciitis? - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists The band of tissue that supports the arch, running along the bottom of the foot and connecting the heel to the toes, is known as the plantar fascia. When this ligament becomes inflamed or strained, the injury is known as plantar fasciitis. Plantar fasciitis is the most common cause of heel pain. P...

Why Are My Toenails Yellow? - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 01/05/2022

Why Are My Toenails Yellow? - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

Why Are My Toenails Yellow? - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists A common cause for yellow toenails is toenail fungus, however, it may be indicative of other conditions such as diabetes, psoriasis, yellow nail syndrome, lymphedema, lung problems, or jaundice. Fungal nail infections may also present symptoms such as thickened, hardened, and brittle nails, and the....

Diabetic Neuropathy - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 12/21/2021

Diabetic Neuropathy - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

Diabetic Neuropathy - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Diabetic neuropathy is a type of nerve damage caused by diabetes. High blood sugar levels, combined with high levels of fats in the blood, can hurt the nerves in your body. The nerves of the lower legs and feet are often the first affected, leading to a condition known as peripheral neuropathy. It ...

Dallas Podiarist | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 12/18/2021

Dallas Podiarist | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

Dallas Podiarist | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Dr. Kennedy Legel, DPM, and the staff at Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists are experts at treating common foot and ankle injuries, call (214) 366-4600

Foot Stretches for Walking Pain - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 12/14/2021

Foot Stretches for Walking Pain - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

Foot Stretches for Walking Pain - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Walking can be a great exercise, but sometimes it can be difficult to complete when it leaves your feet sore and aching. Fortunately, walking-related foot pain can be reduced by stretching your feet. Sit in a chair with your right foot resting on the opposite knee. Interlace the fingers of your le...

Several Easy Steps of Foot Care - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 12/08/2021

Several Easy Steps of Foot Care - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

Several Easy Steps of Foot Care - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Caring for your feet is an important part of maintaining your foot health. This can be accomplished through several easy steps. First, you should wash your feet every day with soap and water to keep them clean. Next, dry your feet thoroughly, particularly in between the toes. This helps prevent foot...

How Severe Is My Achilles Tendon Injury? - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 12/01/2021

How Severe Is My Achilles Tendon Injury? - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

How Severe Is My Achilles Tendon Injury? - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists The Achilles tendon is a strong band of fibrous tissue that runs along the back of your lower legs, connecting the calf muscles to the heel bone. When this tendon is injured, typically as a result of overuse, wearing the wrong shoes, or having another foot problem, it can become inflamed. A mild Ach...

The Many Causes Behind Flat Feet - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 11/24/2021

The Many Causes Behind Flat Feet - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

The Many Causes Behind Flat Feet - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Flat feet refer to feet that have no visible arch in the middle of the sole of the foot while bearing weight. In other words, while standing, the foot lies flat on the ground. Flat feet can be genetically inherited. They can also be acquired during your lifespan for various reasons. These may includ...

Dallas Podiarist | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 11/18/2021

Dallas Podiarist | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

Dallas Podiarist | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Dr. Kennedy Legel, DPM, and the staff at Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists are experts at treating common foot and ankle injuries, call (214) 366-4600

How to Tell if You’ve Broken a Foot Bone - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 11/17/2021

How to Tell if You’ve Broken a Foot Bone - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

How to Tell if You’ve Broken a Foot Bone - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists The three main signs of a broken bone, or fracture, are pain, swelling, and deformity around the bone involved. At the time of injury, you may feel or hear a snapping or grinding in the foot. The area will likely be tender, swollen, and bruised. Putting weight or pressure on the injured area will ca...

Why Visiting a Podiatrist for an Ankle Sprain Is Important - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 11/10/2021

Why Visiting a Podiatrist for an Ankle Sprain Is Important - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

Why Visiting a Podiatrist for an Ankle Sprain Is Important - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists When the ligaments that hold the ankle in place and connect the bones together become overstretched or torn, an ankle sprain may occur. They are one of the most common injuries of the ankle, and they usually happen when stepping on uneven surfaces causes the ankle to twist too much. This results in....

Prevention Is the Key To Avoiding Sports Injuries - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 11/03/2021

Prevention Is the Key To Avoiding Sports Injuries - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

Prevention Is the Key To Avoiding Sports Injuries - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Playing sports is a great way to stay active and physically fit. However, it is important to practice a few precautionary methods to keep yourself safe and injury free. Take the extra time to stretch, warm up, and cool down properly. This alone will help you avoid many injuries. Staying hydrated wil...

The Educational Path of a Podiatrist - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 10/27/2021

The Educational Path of a Podiatrist - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

The Educational Path of a Podiatrist - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Podiatrists can diagnose and treat a variety of conditions affecting the feet, ankles, and associated areas of the lower legs. Many podiatrists have a variety of specialties including, but not limited to, the treatment of diabetic foot conditions and wounds, sports medicine, pediatrics, ankle inju...

When Heel Spurs Become Painful - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 10/19/2021

When Heel Spurs Become Painful - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

When Heel Spurs Become Painful - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists When the heel bone is under repeated stress, calcium deposits can form on the inside of it. These deposits, known as heel spurs, point towards the arch and can measure up to half an inch. Heel spurs can be associated with plantar fasciitis, and they are sometimes masked by the discomfort of that con...

Dallas Podiarist | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 10/19/2021

Dallas Podiarist | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

Dallas Podiarist | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Dr. Kennedy Legel, DPM, and the staff at Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists are experts at treating common foot and ankle injuries, call (214) 366-4600

Foot Joint Deformities in Rheumatoid Arthritis - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 10/13/2021

Foot Joint Deformities in Rheumatoid Arthritis - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

Foot Joint Deformities in Rheumatoid Arthritis - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Joint deformities are sometimes a complication of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Fortunately, joint deformities are becoming less common thanks to early detection and treatment. Nevertheless, it is helpful to be aware of joint deformity caused by RA and what can be done to treat it. The most common typ...

Strategies to Help Prevent Gout - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 10/06/2021

Strategies to Help Prevent Gout - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

Strategies to Help Prevent Gout - Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Gout is a type of arthritis caused by buildup of uric acid in the bloodstream. This chemical can build up and crystallize in the joints, particularly the big toe joint, causing sudden and severe joint pain, swelling, stiffness, and inflammation. If you have had a previous gout flareup, or have a fam...

When Walking Normally Is No Easy Feat | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 09/29/2021

When Walking Normally Is No Easy Feat | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

When Walking Normally Is No Easy Feat | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Walking may not seem to be a complex activity, however, several body functions, structures, and systems need to work together seamlessly to allow a person to walk normally. A person’s gait (way of walking) can be affected by genetic factors, injuries, physical abnormalities or conditions affectin...

Taking a Closer Look at Corns | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 09/21/2021

Taking a Closer Look at Corns | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

Taking a Closer Look at Corns | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Corns are hardened, thickened areas of skin on your feet that develop due to friction or pressure from footwear. They are typically small and round-shaped, getting their name from their similarity to a kernel of corn. Corns come in two varieties: hard and soft. Hard corns usually form on the tops of...

Dallas Podiarist | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 09/19/2021

Dallas Podiarist | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

Dallas Podiarist | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Dr. Kennedy Legel, DPM, and the staff at Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists are experts at treating common foot and ankle injuries, call (214) 366-4600

How to Tell if You Have a Hammertoe | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 09/14/2021

How to Tell if You Have a Hammertoe | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

How to Tell if You Have a Hammertoe | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists If one of your toes is permanently bent at the middle joint, preventing it from laying flat like the other toes, it could be a hammertoe. Hammertoes can occur in any toe other than the big toe. This condition gets its name because your toe is bent into a shape resembling the head of a... Read more ....

An Overview of Plantar Warts | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 09/07/2021

An Overview of Plantar Warts | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

An Overview of Plantar Warts | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Plantar warts are fleshy skin growths that form on the soles of the feet due to a human papillomavirus (HPV) infection of the skin. These warts are usually bumps with a dry, rough surface and may resemble a callus. They can be painful if they grow in an area that is under pressure, like the... Read....

How Does Lupus Affect the Feet and Ankles? | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 09/01/2021

How Does Lupus Affect the Feet and Ankles? | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

How Does Lupus Affect the Feet and Ankles? | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Lupus is a systemic autoimmune disease that causes the body’s immune system to attack its own otherwise healthy tissues and organs. Every individual who has lupus may be affected in different ways, but this condition often affects the joints, muscles, and bones of the feet and ankles. Lupus may ca...

Who Can Achilles Tendonitis Affect? | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 08/25/2021

Who Can Achilles Tendonitis Affect? | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

Who Can Achilles Tendonitis Affect? | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists The Achilles tendon connects the heel with two large muscles in the calf that allows the foot to push off. This pushing off motion is necessary for walking, running, and jumping. Achilles tendonitis is a painful inflammation of this tendon where it connects at the heel. In younger people, Achilles ...

Dallas Podiarist | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists 08/20/2021

Dallas Podiarist | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists

Dallas Podiarist | Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists Dr. Kennedy Legel, DPM, and the staff at Advanced Foot & Ankle Care Specialists are experts at treating common foot and ankle injuries, call (214) 366-4600

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