Why We Should Be Thankful for Our Feet

Can you believe Thanksgiving passed already?  It seems like the last Thanksgiving was only one year ago!  Don’t know about you, but for me time sure does fly when I’m saving lives, one toe at a time.  Anyway, it’s a great time to reflect on the last year, and think about what we are thankful for, after digesting and shopping until our feet drop at the meshugenah Black Friday sales.  I know what I’m thankful for, along with the obvious such as health, family, and of course my dear patients. I’m thankful for my feet, and this would seem to be a good time to inspire others to be thankful for theirs as well, warts and all. Check out these foot facts:

Well kids, there you have it.  Just something else to be thankful for in this season. Think about all that next time you open the newspaper or favorite webpage to read the bad news du jour.  Just take a few steps and smile.  And if you’re taking a few steps and wincing, I’m just a phone call or click away.

See you in the office.

Ernest Isaacson

Ernest Isaacson Dr. Ernest Isaacson is a graduate of the Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. After completing two years of comprehensive training in various medical specialties including internal medicine, general surgery, orthopedic surgery, vascular surgery, plastic surgery and podiatric medicine, Dr. Isaacson completed a comprehensive one-year podiatric surgical residency. Dr. Isaacson is active in research and publication in basic and clinical science. Dr. Isaacson is also a dedicated family man who enjoys running, reading and spending time with his family.

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