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Do your feet sweat profusely? Do you have a cluster of punched-out pits on the heel and forefoot? Pitted keratolysis or 'Keratolysis plantare sulcatum', is a skin infection that is not contagious and is caused by excessive perspiration and by wearing tight shoes. Pitted keratolysis causes the feet to turn white on the heels or the forefoot that is more visible when the feet are wet and in some cases the soles turn red. Patients with Pitted keratolysis are affected with crater-like pits on the pressure bearing areas of the toes and feet. This condition is due to a cutaneous bacterial infection that is superficial and in rare cases, the fingers get affected. The podiatrists at Cupertino Podiatry near San Jose, California are expert doctors who offer professional care, accurate diagnosis and follow up with close attention.

Known in the early 1900s, as keratoma plantare sulcatum, Pitted keratolysis calls for protective measures that can only be handled by the professional team at the clinic in Cupertino. Occurring in patients who sweat profusely, Pitted keratolysis can affect people of any age. Patients suffering from this ailment will have symptoms of hyperhydirosis, sliminess, irregular erosions, itching and burning of the affected areas, blisters, peeling, cracking, scaling of the feet, lesions
that are enlarged and malodor while the palms of the hands have a collarette around the keratolysis. The podiatrists at the clinic in San Jose examine the affected areas thoroughly for any other corynebacterial infections. Patients with Pitted keratolysis should consult with the doctors at the Cupertino clinic as soon as they detect any unnatural formations and get immediate treatment to resume their normal lifestyles.
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Some of the other risk factors and symptoms in Pitted keratolysis can include Staphylococcus epidermidis, Actinomycosis, K sedentarius, Cutaneous infection with Micrococcus sedentarius and Dermatophilus congolensis. The doctors at the clinic in Cupertino will recommend comfortable footwear that reduces friction, cotton socks that are absorbent, applying a roll-on antiperspirant with 20% aluminum chloride solution, oral erythromycin and topical antibiotics with botulinum toxin injections for patients who are resistant to topical antibiotics and avoiding woolen socks.

With sound advice and strict follow up, the podiatrists at the clinic in Cupertino near San Jose will advise their patients to wear boots for as short a time as possible, washing their feet with an antiseptic cleaner and soap at least twice a day and forbidding them to share towels and footwear with others. In order to make the patient comfortable and mobile, the podiatrists at the Cupertino clinic will also insist on keeping the feet dry, avoid wearing the same footwear continuously for two days with advice to dry out the shoes and to wear open-toed sandals. Rendering experienced and expert care, the doctors at the clinic in Cupertino will explain in detail to the patient, the nature of their ailment and render on-time treatment and immediate medical care. The Podiatrists at the Cupertino clinic work efficaciously with their know how and years of in depth study of the conditions of the feet and strive to give their patients the best treatment with quick diagnosis and accurate follow up to ensure a steady and comfortable state that would offer relief for their patients.

The Podiatrists at the Cupertino Clinic Ensure Relief for their Patients to walk the miles with a smile.

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After earning his degree in podiatry and completing his residency, Dr. Michael Cornelison joined an existing Cupertino practice in 2000. When the other podiatrist retired in 2003, Dr. Cornelison took over the practice and formed Cupertino Podiatry, Inc.

Dr. Cornelison specializes in advanced reconstructive surgery while simultaneously dedicating himself to helping patients avoid such surgery. His practice emphasizes restoring the support and function of the foot to provide long-term relief of symptoms rather than just relieving symptoms without addressing the underlying cause. He looks for the root of the problem rather than attempting to just put a band-aid on it.

Cupertino Podiatry can also fit patients with orthotics (therapeutic footwear and inserts) to aid recovery or for long-term management. And whether you are a serious athlete or a weekend warrior, Dr. Cornelison can create a specialized sports injury treatment program to help you get back on your feet.

Dr. Cornelison has earned the prestigious 'Diamond Certified Award' based on outstanding customer satisfaction. To learn more, please visit: http://www.diamondcertified.com.

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Michael J. Cornelison, DPM, FACFAS
10353 Torre Avenue, Suite C
Cupertino, California 95014
(408) 446-5811