Shin Splints

Watch Dr Pearl discuss shin splints with a patient.   When you have shin splints you throb and ache after your daily run or just sprinting to catch the bus. The cause is stress on your shinbone and the connective tissues that attach muscles to your bones. They get inflamed and painful. This common problem […]

Vionic autumn winter footwear

Please join us on Thursday October 18 from 3:45 pm to 6:00 pm to see the Vionic Autumn winter collection of supportive & stylish footwear. You will be able to meet Vionic’s regional representative who will help guide you to the best fit and style. There will be food and drinks and even more; there […]

New Logo for Arlington Foot and Ankle

Old Logo As most of you might know we have had our Logo for over 15 years. It was definitely time to bring in a new one. Our old logo was basically a foot in black and white color. We believe our brand and identity are crucial to our success. Designing the new logo We tasked […]

Cross-Country Running Camp

cross country camp

New Paltz Running Camp Dr. Ben Pearl of Arlington, Virginia spent the week in Upstate NY as the medical advisor and injury educator in collaboration with the New Paltz Running Camp in New Paltz, NY. In his second year of participation, Dr. Pearl is educating the teens at the camp on what a podiatrist does. […]

Sports Massage

We have recently added Peter Sherry to our clinic to better serve our running and athletic community with sports massage. Peter is an accomplished runner formerly with Georgetown’s Reebok Enclave Team and a 2 time competitor in the Olympic trials. He brings that athletic experience to his technique. You can book a massage by contacting […]

Speaking Out In Sport Then & Now

Steven Prefontaine Steve Prefontaine embodied the agent of change for the athlete in sport. His cause was fair pay for athletes and was a leader in helping establish an amateur athletics union. It is never easy to speak out against the powers that be. Although political causes have grabbed the public eye fairness and treatment […]