Jones Health Law Podcast: Episode 3 – Podiatry with Dr. Jemaar Graham
In this episode we get down and dirty with Podiatry! Dr. Jemaar Graham is a Florida licensed podiatrist who treats individuals as well as athletes who suffer from foot injuries and conditions. During our discussion, Dr. Graham discussed a range of topics including: (1) His training, practicing while black, the pros & cons of being a doctor, and what a typical day is like in the office for him; (2) Foot Fetishes and plastic surgery for feet”; (3) myths about podiatry; (4) the most common types of conditions and recovery after serious foot injuries; (5) What type of sneakers should you wear to play basketball and why women should stop wearing high heals; (5) what causes varicose veins and planter fasciitis and how to treat them; (6) the role that diet plays in foot conditions (i.e. diabetes); (7) should I be weary of nail salons and how to prevent toe fungus; (8) practicing during the COVID-19 pandemic; and (9) the evolution of podiatry.