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FOX TV Reports On How Dr. Nirenberg Uses His Knowlege of Feet to Catch Criminals
Fox TV interviewed Dr. Nirenberg about his work as one of a handful of forensic podiatrists in the world! This video originally aired on April 29, 2008 on Fox TV.
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CBS News Reports on Dr. Nirenberg’s Assistance in Capturing an Armed Robber
CBS News Huntsville featured Dr. Nirenberg’s use of forensic gait analysis to help identify an armed robber by how he walked, leading to the criminal’s arrest.
Wall Street Journal Interviews our Doctors
The Wall Street Journal interviewed Dr. Nirenberg for an article about cosmetic foot surgery.
Persistent Doctors May Have Saved Valparaiso Man’s Life
Dr. Nirenberg discovers a patient’s foot pain is due to a tumor in his neck. The story ran on the front-page of The Times newspaper!
Dr. Nirenberg Links Bloody Footprint to Killer
Dr. Nirenberg used the science of forensic podiatry to help convict a murderer.
Detectives Turn to Dr. Nirenberg to Help Solve Homicide
Dr. Nirenberg linked a shoe left at a homicide to the killer.
Dr. Nirenberg Featured in DuJour Magazine
Dr. Nirenberg discusses the complications of selective surgery.
Dr. Nirenberg Featured The Times Newspaper
Dr. Nirenberg provides readers of The Times with foot care tips to keep their feet healthy and prevent disease.
The Importance of Foot Care for Diabetics
Dr. Nirenberg is interviewed by the NWI Times newspaper on the best ways for diabetics to keep their feet healthy.
Give the Gift of Good Health
The Times Newspaper publishes Dr. Nirenberg’s tips for good foot health in the cold winter months. This article ran on November 30, 2011 in the Times newspaper (nwi.com).
Forensic Podiatrists Often Get One Foot in the Door
The Times Newspaper publishes Dr. Nirenberg’s letter on Forensic Podiatry. This article ran on February 28, 2008 in the Times newspaper.
Canadian Medical Association: Alleviating Pain with Orthotics
Dr. Nirenberg is interviewed by the Canadian Medical Association Journal on how foot orthotics work to alleviate heel and foot pain.
Footprints & Shoeprints
Podiatry Management Magazine reports on Dr. Nirenberg lecturing at the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine’s Footprints & Shoeprints Forensic Seminar.
Lance Armstrong Website LiveStrong Interviews Dr. Nirenberg
Dr. Nirenberg was interviewed for a fascinating article on why our feet are ticklish.
Dr. Nirenberg Speaks at Indiana University
Dr. Nirenberg spoke to students at Indiana University on the benefits of choosing a career in podiatry. This article ran in the Post-Tribune on December 21, 2009.
Lance Armstrong Website LiveStrong Interviews Dr. Nirenberg
Dr. Nirenberg was interviewed for an article on alleviating painful rheumatoid arthritis of the ankle.
Get Healthy Magazine Interviews Dr. Nirenberg About Male Foot Problems
Dr. Nirenberg’s is interviewed for an article on male foot problems that appeared in the May/June 2009 issue of Get Healthy Magazine.
CSI for the Foot Guy
The Times Newspaper reports on Dr. Nirenberg’s forensic podiatry endeavors.
The Truth About High Heels!
Read Dr. Nirenberg’s article on high heels. This article ran in the October 2008 issue of Get Healthy Magazine.
Women’s Adventure Magazine Interviews Dr. Nirenberg
Dr. Nirenberg’s is interviewed by Women’s Adventure Magazine for their Spring 2011 issue on the effects of barefoot activity.
Foot Notes – Dr. Nirenberg Tells How to Choose the Best Shoes for Kids
Dr. Nirenberg’s article on how to buy children’s shoes is featured in the August 2008 issue of Northwest Indiana Parent Magazine.
Tyra Banks’ typeF Interviews Dr. Nirenberg
Dr. Nirenberg gives Tyra Banks’ website typeF his thoughts on wearing flip-flops. This article ran on March 30, 2011 on typeF.com.
Dr. Nirenberg Educates the Public on Preventing Foot Infections
The Times newspaper interviews Dr. Nirenberg about his new booklet on preventing infections in the feet.
If the Shoe Fits
The Post-Tribune reports on how Dr. Nirenberg uses his knowledge of the foot to fight crime. This article ran on July 16, 2008 in the Post-Tribune newspaper.
Is Your Ingrown Toe Nail a “Highway” for Infection?
National Magazine “First for Women” interviews Dr. Nirenberg on how an ingrown toe nail can cause a serious infection. This article ran in the June 2010 issue of First for Women magazine.
Overweight Children are at Risk for Foot Pain
The NWI Times newspaper interviews Dr. Nirenberg on how obesity contributes to foot pain in children, and ultimately can limit a child’s ability to exercise.
From Doctors to Detectives
Dr. Nirenberg is featured in Vim & Vigor Magazine. This article ran in the Winter 2007 issue of Vim & Vigor magazine.
Man’s Foot Pain Leads Doctors to Potentially Deadly Pain in the Neck
Dr. Nirenberg is featured in The Times “Second Chances” section.
Alleviating Heel Pain with a High-Tech Fiber-Optic Camera
HealthBreak on Lakeshore Public Television interviews Dr. Nirenberg about how he alleviates heel pain with a fiber-optic camera. The video ran Lakeshore Public Television on July 22, 2008.
Indianapolis Recorder Interviews Dr. Nirenberg on Gout
The Indianapolis Recorder, one of the nation’s top African-American publications interviews Dr. Nirenberg about gout, a painful condition that can affect the foot and ankle.
Neuropathy May Be Cause of Your Foot and Toe Pain
Neuropathy – it’s not a medical problem that makes the headlines, but it is a common condition. Neuropathy literally means a “disease of the nerves,” and it affects millions of people each year. This article ran in the Post-Tribune on July 3, 2005.
Foot Doctors Use Hi-Tech Treatment for Heel Pain
Dr. Nirenberg is now using a new, hi-tech device to literally shock heel pain away.
Our Doctors Featured in Get Healthy Magazine
Our doctors were featured in an article on the risks of wearing high heels in Get Healthy Magazine on April 17, 2014.
Dr. Nirenberg Teaches Future Pedicurists to Spot Serious Foot Problems
The Times newspaper reports on Dr. Nirenberg’s efforts to teach pedicure students to recognize serious foot problems, such as infections and cancer. This article ran in the Times newspaper.
Area Doctors Find Their Research is of Nationwide Interest
Dr. Nirenberg publishes an article in the Journal of American Podiatric Medical Association about a rare tumor he diagnosed, and quite possibly saved the patient’s life. This article ran in the Post Tribune newspaper.
Alcohol for the Foot
This is one shot of alcohol even a non-drinker could handle. Dr. Nirenberg is interviewed by The Times newspaper on how injections of alcohol can alleviate some types of nerve pain in the foot. This article ran in the Sept 2008 issue of NWI.
Martha Stewart’s Whole Living Magazine
Martha Stewart’s National Magazine Whole Living (formerly Body+Soul) interviews Dr. Nirenberg on the benefits of barefoot activity. This article ran in the July/August 2010 issue of Whole Living.
Dr. Nirenberg Interviewed About Plantar Warts
NWI Parent Magazine interviews Dr. Nirenberg about warts on children’s feet and what parents can do about them. This article ran in the Aug/Sept 2010 issue of NWI Parent Magazine.
NBC.com Interviews Dr. Nirenberg
In the article, This Little Piggy Went to Medical School. Dr. Nirenberg explains how feet and toes may reveal more serious medical problems throughout the entire body. We’d kindly suggest NBC consider renaming this story, This Little Piggy Went to PODIATRY School!!
Canadian Medical Association Journal Interview
Dr. Nirenberg is featured in a two-part article in The Canadian Medical Association Journal on the pros and cons of barefoot running.
Dr. Nirenberg on the Front Page of The Times!
Dr. Nirenberg was featured on the front page of The Times newspaper for using state-of-the-art, invisible-touch technology to lessen the pain of receiving a shot!
Friendly Foot Care Voted Best Podiatry Practice!
It’s a great honor to earn this prestigious designation! The entire Friendly Foot Care Team deeply appreciates and thanks all our patients and friends who voted for us!
FIRST Magazine quotes Dr. Nirenberg
Dr. Nirenberg is between Angelina Jolie and Lake Bell – – at least his quote is! This article ran in the July 21, 2008 issue of First magazine.