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Our team of specialists and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you. Or, for a more comprehensive search of our entire Web site, enter your term(s) in the search bar provided.

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We provide diagnosis and specialized treatment for: Achilles Tendon Ankle Sprains Arthritic Foot & Ankle Care Athletes Foot Bunions Calluses Corns Diabetic Foot Infections Flat Feet Fungus Toenails Hammertoes Heel Spurs Infections Ingrown Toenails Injuries Metatarsalgia Neuromas Pediatric Foot Deformities Plantar Fasciitis Sports Injuries of the Foot and Ankle Warts Wounds Our specialties also include: Orthopedic Foot Problems Bunions Hammertoes Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle Ankle Instability Flat or High Arched Foot Types Tendonitis Foot Injuries Ankle/Foot Sprains Athletic Injuries Tendon/Ligament Ruptures Crush Injuries Skin Conditions of the foot Calluses Corns Warts Athlete's Foot Infections Toenail conditions Ingrown Toenails Fungal Toenails Problems on Ball of Foot Metatarsalgia Neuromas Heel Conditions Heel Spurs Plantar Fasciitis (Chronic Heel Pain) Diabetic Foot Care Diabetic Foot Infections Diabetic Shoes Diabetic Ulcers Charcot Foot Diabetic Neuropathy Diabetic Wound Care Circulatory Foot Problems Peripheral Vascular Disease Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Phlebitis Varicose Veins Lymphedema Arthritic Foot Care Rheumatoid Arthritis Osteoarthritis Gouty Arthritis Lyme's Disease Reconstructive Rear Foot and Ankle Surgery for severe arthritis, tennon failures or failed previous foot and ankle surgerys Arthroscopic Surgery for Ankle Pain Pediatric Flat Foot Reconstruction

What is a Podiatrist?
...   Treat conditions such as: bone disorders, bunions, corns, calluses, cysts, heel spurs, infections, ingrown nails, and plantar fasciitis...

Overview of Foot and Ankle Problems
... Plantar Fasciitis—an inflammation on the bottom of the foot that leads to heel and/or arch pain...

General Statistics
... Plantar fasciitis (heel pain) - usually caused by an inflammation on the bottom of the foot...

Heel Problems
Haglund's Deformity Heel Callus Heel Fissures Plantar Fasciitis (heel spur)

Sports Injuries
... Martial Arts and Kick Boxing Injuries commonly seen as a result of martial arts and kick boxing include plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendonitis, sesamoiditis, and ankle sprains...

Plantar Fasciitis (heel spur)
Plantar fasciitis is the term commonly used to refer to heel and arch pain traced to an inflammation on the bottom of the foot...

General Information and Tips
...Foot pain is caused by a wide variety of injuries, health problems or disorders, including (but not limited to): Arthritis Bone spurs Bunions Calluses Corns Flat Feet Gout Ingrown toenails Plantar fasciitis Sprains Stress fractures Warts Wearing improper shoes or extensive use of the feet...

Pain Management for Conditions
... Back to top   Arch pain Plantar fasciitis is an inflammation of a thick, fibrous ligament in the arch of the foot...

Ultrasound
... Heel spurs or plantar fasciitis...

Heel Surgery
...Two common conditions can cause pain to the bottom of the heel and lead to surgical intervention: plantar fasciitis (an inflammation of a fibrous band of tissue in the bottom of the foot that extends from the heel bone to the toes) and heel spurs (often the result of stress on the muscles and fascia of the foot)...

Extracorporeal Shock Wave
Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT) is used to treat chronic heel pain (plantar fasciitis)...

Physical Therapy
...Heel spurs, bursitis, plantar fasciitis, bunions, corns and calluses, as well as many post-operative surgical conditions, respond well to physical therapy...

Baseball
...Inadequate stretching, improper shoes, and repeated motions lead to the most common foot problems that occur among baseball players, such as Achilles tendonitis, plantar fasciitis, shin splints, stress fractures, ankle sprains, and bone fractures...

Basketball
...But the repeated shock and pressures on the foot can also lead to inflammations, including Achilles tendonitis, plantar fasciitis, and sesamoiditis...

Jogging and Running
... The most common foot problems associated with jogging or running are blisters, corns, calluses, Athlete's Foot, shin splints, Achilles tendonitis, and plantar fasciitis...

Tennis
... Common tennis injuries include ankle sprains, stress fractures, plantar fasciitis, and tennis toe...

Walking and Your Feet
...The most common foot problems are blisters, corns, calluses, and plantar fasciitis...