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FAS The Woodlands is the official Starting Line Corral Sponsor of the 2016 Fidelity The Woodlands Marathon

Foot and Ankle Specialists of The Woodlands has always found a connection with The Woodland’s running population. FASTW has donated time and resources to multiple running events held here locally, including participating at The Memorial Hermann Ironman Triathlon and as a sponsor of The Woodlands Marathon. This year, Foot and Ankle Specialists of The Woodlands […]

January 25, 2016  /  Comments Off on FAS The Woodlands is the official Starting Line Corral Sponsor of the 2016 Fidelity The Woodlands Marathon

Foot and Ankle Specialists at The Woodlands 2015 Marathon

26.2 miles can do a number to your feet and ankles. Dr. Marcin N. Vaclaw of Foot and Ankle Specialists of The Woodlands will be at the expo for the 2015 Fidelity The Woodlands Marathon. Come by and visit our booth to see what runner’s need to know regarding proper foot care before and during […]

February 25, 2015  /  No Comments ››

A New “No-Stitch” Treatment for Heel Pain

Dr. Marcin N. Vaclaw is one of only a few Podiatrists in Houston to implement a new type of no-incision treatment for heel pain. Traditionally, plantar fasciitis or heel pain is treated conservatively through stretching exercises, arch supports, steroid injections and even foot surgery. The treatments have been aimed at correcting the biomechanical abnormalities in […]

November 5, 2014  /  No Comments ››

New Video: No Incision Achilles Tendon Surgery with Stem Cells

Check out our video page for our newest video regarding a no incision technique for achilles tendon surgery utilizing stem cells. This procedure utilizes a large gauge needle to make a small stab incision into the achilles tendon while it is stretched maximally. These small incisions lengthen the achilles tendon, reducing the tightness experienced with […]

August 23, 2014  /  No Comments ››

Summer Foot Complaints

With temperatures rising, school ending and sunshine starting earlier and  lasting longer, we start to make plans on how to deal with Summer. In preparation for the summer months I want to address the common foot complaints in the summer months. HEEL PAIN With increasing temperatures, close-toed shoes find their way to the closet and […]

June 18, 2014  /  No Comments ››

Dr. Vaclaw on BlogTalkRadio discussing stem cell therapy in Podiatry

Dr. Marcin N. Vaclaw has been on the forefront of regenerative medicine and utilizing stem cell therapy to improve patients’ outcomes. Stem cells are undifferentiated (blank-slate) cells that can turn into most anything the body needs them to become.   Dr. Vaclaw was asked to speak on a Houston-based talk show program dealing with the […]

March 31, 2014  /  No Comments ››

Foot and Ankle Specialists if The Woodlands at the CISD Health Fair

Saturday, January 12th Foot and Ankle Specialists of The Woodlands had a great presence at the Conroe Independent School District Health Fair. We had a full day of foot screenings regarding heel pain, neuromas, flat feet, arch supports, diabetic foot care and many other foot pains! At Foot and Ankle Specialists of The Woodlands we […]

January 14, 2014  /  No Comments ››

New Year, New Resolutions, No Foot Pain

Every New Year brings a change at a new beginning. We take advantage of this fresh start to make new resolutions and goals. The single most common New Year’s resolution has to be to lose weight. With that in mind, here is how simply shedding a few Holiday pounds can improve the health of your […]

December 28, 2013  /  No Comments ››

Football Season bring Foot Injuries to the Headlines

  Jamaal Charles, Dez Bryant, La’Veon Bell, Kirk Cousins, Champ Bailey, Russel Okung, Ryan Clady, Blaine Gabbert, Manti Te’o. These are the list of the players in the NFL who are suffering from foot injuries. The list goes on and on regarding the players who are kept on the injured list with foot injuries. Plantar […]

September 18, 2013  /  No Comments ››

What is my favorite thing to treat?

I was asked what is the favorite thing for me to treat? That is easy. I love to treat Plantar Fasciitis. For more information on what Plantar Fasciitis is, click here for the Heel Pain blog. I love to treat Plantar Fasciitis because I have actually had it on both feet at one point in […]

August 16, 2013  /  No Comments ››