Cracked heels, also referred to as heel fissures, are a common foot condition, which can cause discomfort or even pain. They result from dry skin and are accompanied by thickened skin. Not only are they cosmetically unappealing, but they can cause pain, discomfort and infection if not treated.

Causes

  • Friction from external forces like shoes
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Psoriasis
  • Systemic conditions, diabetes and hypothyroidism

Signs & Symptoms

  • Dry Skin and callus formation
  • Bleeding from deep cracks
  • Redness from infection
  • Pain with standing and walking

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Monday 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Sunday Closed