Winter Boots for Better Foot Health

Winter is coming, and the snow and ice that Chicago is famous for from coast to coast. All over the city, men, women, and kids are pulling their heavy coats, gloves, hats, scarves, and more from storage as they prepare for the months ahead. Are your family’s boots up to the task? Here are some tips from Cook County podiatrist Dr. Stavros O. Alexopoulos to help you ensure that your boots will keep you warm and safe in the months to come.

First, take a good look at last year’s boots:

If you need new boots, head to your local shoe store and keep these suggestions in mind:

Keep feet, ankles, and lower legs in good health no matter the season. Call the friendly, professional My Chicago Foot Expert staff at (773) 561-8100 or click here to schedule your next visit with Stavros O. Alexopoulos, DPM, in today's modern, comfortable Ravenswood office.

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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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