Posts Tagged ‘Footcare’

Cosmetic Foot Surgery in NYC: The Summertime Benefits Explained

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

Cosmetic Foot Surgery, just in time for summer in NYC!

Cosmetic foot surgery in NYC understandably becomes more popular as the weather heats up. While hiding unattractive feet in the wintertime may not be difficult, the hot weather and typical summertime activities call for most New Yorkers to start showing a little skin below their ankles. (more…)

Foot Orthotics in NYC Can Provide Extended Pain Relief for Your Whole Body

Sunday, April 3rd, 2011

What are Foot Orthotics?

Foot orthotics are arch supports that you insert into your shoes. These little devices may look small and feel insignificant, but using them functions can have a great impact on the way your entire body feels.

The purpose behind foot orthotics is to help to control the position of your heel, specifically for when you are moving and walking. Foot orthotics can also help with distributing weight evenly throughout the feet.

Chances are that if you are experiencing any pain in your feet or foot, you could greatly benefit from foot orthotics. Many patients who use foot orthotics have foot pains in the heel or in the arch of the foot, bunions, flat feet or legs that differ in length.

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Manhattan Podiatry

Friday, January 28th, 2011

Manhattan podiatry is an essential for any true New Yorker. As any NYC resident will tell you, your feet are the ultimate means to survival. From balancing your body as the subway turns to taking a brisk walk down 25 blocks and two avenues, your feet are constantly being overused.

Because your feet are so important for daily life in NYC, you should always seek a professional as soon as you notice that there might be an issue with your feet.

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Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy: The Next Big Thing in Podiatry

Friday, December 10th, 2010

What is PRP and Why is it Helpful for Foot and Ankle Injuries?

Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy is the up-and-coming treatment method for those with sport-related injuries in the foot and ankle. Many professional athletes, such as Tiger Woods and Andre Johnson, are already regularly utilizing Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy to aid their muscle injuries or healing surgical wounds. (more…)