Listed below are a few useful and fun resources for our patients
Runner’s World Magazine– a great resource that provides information on different shoe models, workout and training tips to help keep you moving, as well as upcoming races, motivation, and plenty of top-quality gear.
American Podiatric Medical Association– Providing in depth and trusted knowledge about feet, current podiatry news and other topics surrounding podiatry. This is also a great resource for finding professionals near you!
Northwest Podiatric Laboratory– makers of graphite custom foot orthotics, with superior biomechanical function and unparalleled quality. This is also a great resource for locating professionals who prescribe their products!
The Susan G. Komen 3-Day Walk– Dr.Saam is lucky to oversee all of the foot care at the aid station for the event in Seattle every year. This is a great event that spans 60 miles over the course of 3 days to raise money to end breast cancer. Sign up and participate in the Seattle walk!
Shoes N Feet – A great local store for shoes, foot products, socks, and custom modifications. Don’t compromise style for comfort. Shoes N Feet is a unique combination of retail, education and service. All of their staff participates in a rigorous training program to become experts in shoe fit and foot health. Go check out what they have to offer and say hi!
Super Jock ‘n Jill– An iconic running shoe store, with the original location established in Seattle near Greenlake over 40 years ago. Come check out their new Redmond location, and look for me at the rotating Wednesday “medical night”!
Podiatrist Blog – Dr. Saam’s Podiatry Blog is filled with interesting content that is useful for understanding podiatry and what is going on in the podiatry world. Keep checking back to see what’s new!
Podiatry Today– An award-winning publication that focuses on quality information and clinical features that you won’t find anywhere else. As well as columns and practice management articles.
ePodiatry– A broad reaching resource that covers different foot problems, reviews on the best podiatry books, a list of upcoming conferences dates and current events. ePodiatry also provides a directory, newsletter and educational resources. If you have podiatry questions, there’s a good chance you can find answers here!
Foot.com– A comprehensive resource providing answers to many FAQs and industry wide news. There’s also a section to learn more about the different foot conditions and treatment options for those conditions.