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Protect Your Feet During Winter Sports To Avoid Injuries

Are you a winter adventurer? Do activities like cross country and downhill skiing, sledding and ice skating lure you out of doors in the cold weather?

Preparation is essential to enjoying winter sports safely. Poorly-fitting equipment or inadequate physical preparation can turn fun in the snow to days or weeks recovering from an injury.

Prevent Winter Foot Injuries with Good Cold Weather Preparation

Treating Winter Foot and Ankle Problems

Even with the best preparation, problems may occur. Dr. Stavros O. Alexopoulos, DPM recommends these simple treatments for common injuries:

Don’t let your winter fun turn into long-term problems with your feet. Please contact us if you suffer from foot pain or observe any foot abnormality. You can reach our Chicago office at 773-561-8100 or request an appointment via the websiteDr. Alexopoulos, board certified podiatrist has the right experience to treat all foot and ankle conditions including anything related to winter activities.

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Stavros Alexopoulos One of Chicago’s top podiatrists, Stavros Alexopoulos, DPM, treats routine to complex foot and ankle issues. Dr. Alexopoulos is currently accepting new patients at My Chicago Foot Expert located near Ravenswood, North Park, and Jefferson Park.

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