At the Foot and Ankle Center we specialize in all your Foot and Ankle Needs. We are trained in diagnosing and treating diseases and disorders of the foot and ankle. We take a personalized treatment approach to each patient. We always approach each patient as an individual and tailor the treatment to their specific needs. We offer both conservative and surgical treatment for each condition. In addition, we offer many homeopathic treatment options.
We treat the following conditions and offer services to include:
Plantar warts are skin growths that appear on the soles of feet. They occur when the human papilloma virus (HPV) enters the skin through a cut or a break. Although they can be very painful they are non-cancerous and harmless. Contrary to popular opinion they are not highly contagious.
In more recent years PRP (Platelet rich Plasma) has become popular in the world of professional athletes. Many well-known athletes such as Tiger Wood and Koby Bryant have used PRP to help aid in healing different tendonitis and musculoskeletal injures.
Toenail fungus, also known as onychomycosis, and tinea pedis (aka athlete’s foot), which is foot fungus are related. Some patients present with either of these problems, but many patients present with both.
Ankle Sprains are one of the most common sports injuries. Sprained ankle can affect any type of athlete as well as non-athletic individuals. Ankle sprains typically occur from rolling ones ankle, therefore, it is common in basketball, baseball, football and many other sports.
Achilles tendonitis, also known as Achilles tenosynovitis or Achilles tendinopathy, is inflammation of the Achilles tendon. Symptoms include pain in the back of the calf, usually close to the heel and most commonly 2-6 cm from the insertion of the Achilles in the heel bone.