Dr. Haller Recently Published in The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery

Dr Haller

Our very own Dr. Sarah Haller recently had a study published in The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery. The study evaluated the cost-effectiveness of two procedures that correct Lisfranc injuries and dislocations. Lisfranc injuries are damage that occurs to the bones or ligaments exist in the middle of the foot (midfoot). Congratulations, Dr. Haller!

Going Sockless: Is The Risk Worth a (Fashionably) Exposed Ankle?

going sock-less in shoes

It seems that exposing your ankle is one of the newer fashion trends these days for men. Known colloquially as the Italian style, men are strutting down the catwalks and streets with sockless feet that are coupled with a pair of chic, shortened slacks. (We

Plantar Fasciitis: The Underestimated (But Fixable) Plague of Athletes

runner with plantar fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis is an inflammation of the plantar fascia, a ligament (a thick band of fibrous tissue) on the bottom of the foot that connects the heel bone to the toes. While it may not be one of the more common medical household terms, the condition has been an official diagnosis since the 1970s. In fact, approximately 10 percent of … Read More

Orthotics: The Sports Equipment You Didn

orthotic inserts for athletes

This fall, think orthotics to help improve your performance on and off the field. We know, the word sounds like something reserved for the older demographic. However, the reality is that all walks of life can benefit from these devices. That includes the weekend warrior, the student-athlete and even an avid mall walker. What are orthotics, exactly? Orthotics are devices … Read More

Getting to Know Dr. Sarah Haller

Dr Haller

At Essex Union Podiatry, we are excited to be adding Dr. Sarah E. Haller to our ranks. We sat down with Dr. Haller to learn more about her and what she has to offer our patients. Q. What inspired you to become a podiatrist? A. As a child, I was a ballet dancer for 15 years and on pointe for … Read More