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Minimally Invasive Alternatives to Bunion Surgery

Bunions make your toes hurt and shoes fit funny. Traditional treatment is invasive surgery that shaves off the bony growth, but this requires months of recovery. Not all bunions require surgery. Read on to learn other treatment options.

May 6th, 2019
3 Tips For Preventing Injury to Your Achilles Tendon

You never thought that damage to your Achilles tendon could be so painful. Injury to this tendon includes Achilles tendinitis and Achilles rupture. Both can make activity, even walking, painful. Here are strategies help you avoid these injuries.

Apr 15th, 2019
How PRP Therapy Works to Accelerate Healing

PRP therapy is a revolutionary way to stimulate your own body’s healing mechanisms to repair wounded tissue. Understand how the therapy works to help you determine if it’s the right course of treatment for you.

Mar 1st, 2019
Understanding Heel Spurs and How You Can Prevent Them

Bony protrusions at the base of your heel, or heel spurs, can be symptomless, or they can make you feel pain with every step. Learn about these common inflammations and how you can avoid suffering from them in the future.

Jan 9th, 2019
Common Causes of Achilles Tendinitis That You Can Prevent

When you repeatedly strain the Achilles tendon, which connects your calf muscle to your heel bone, you end up with pain that can make walking and running agonizing. Take steps to prevent this painful condition by avoiding some of the common causes.

Nov 20th, 2018
Are You a Candidate for Toe Cartilage Replacement?

The pain and stiffness of osteoarthritis in your big toe hinders walking and forces you to stop athletic activities. Now there’s a solution. Joint degeneration can be repaired and function restored with Cartiva® synthetic cartilage replacement.

Jul 24th, 2018
Podiatrists Offer Advice on Cortisone Flare Treatment in NYC

Cortisone injections are a common treatment used in podiatric medicine to calm acute pain, swelling, and inflammation. We may recommend a short-term course of injection therapy if you’re suffering from arthritis, bursitis, gout, or other ailments.

Jun 18th, 2018