MLB Baseball 3rd baseman has foot surgery

As a huge baseball fan and fantasy player, this topic excited me.  Evan Longoria had a morton’s neuroma removed from his left foot back in November.  This may be a big reason why he only batted under 250 last year and only stole 4 bases.  He stole 10 the year before. ...

Obama against or for Drug companies???

As much as I hate that drug companies make millions, this is a bad mistake! First you decrease our paycheck, now you help the drug companies by decreasing their spending.  Talk about the rich getting richer and the poor getting poorer!  By allowing drug companies to...

Thank you patients!

Congrats to all my patients today, because Arch City Foot and Ankle set a new record of 15 patients and not one missed appointment or no show! Dr. Dennis M. Timko Podiatrist Dr. Dennis Timko, is a podiatrist in the St. Louis, Eureka, MO. area. Dr. Timko specializes in...

Ankle Fractures

Did you know that a Podiatrist can surgically repair an ankle fracture, depending on each individual states rules? http://www.feetdoc.com/about_us.htm Dr. Dennis M. Timko Podiatrist Dr. Dennis Timko, is a podiatrist in the St. Louis, Eureka, MO. area. Dr. Timko...

Get rid of high deductibles!

I’m in private practice in St. Louis, MO and I’m noticing a trend that is beginning to annoy me, deductibles are getting higher and higher. This is caused by businesses trying to cut costs and lowering employee benefits, which is costing the patient and the doctors....

Should Doctors Police themselves?

After being in solo-practice as a physician, I have learned quite a few things. Some good and some bad. I have begun my practice from scratch without any experience in the business side of medicine and have learned by mostly trial and error. I have gotten some...

Podiatrist vs Orthopaedic

What is the Difference between a Podiatric Surgeon and a Foot & Ankle Orthopedic surgeon? A common question…..simple answer…..Podiatric physicians and orthopedic physicians go through same undergraduate programs and learn the same academic classes in medical...