3 Exercises to Avoid When Dealing With Heel Pain

When you are experiencing mild heel pain from a sports injury or just from long hours of wearing improper footwear, there are a few exercises you can try to expedite the recovery process. However, it is also important to acknowledge that there are plenty of exercises that you should not do when you are suffering from an […]

4 Common Reasons Why Your Child Might be Experiencing Heel Pain

Even the most agile, athletic children are not exempt from having to deal with pesky or downright painful heel conditions. Although most cases of heel pain in children are not serious, you will still want to get a proper diagnosis, particularly if the pain persists for several days or weeks. If your child is complaining […]

The Most Common Causes of Fungal Toenails And What to do to Avoid Them 

What’s even better than getting prompt treatment for an annoying, painful fungal toenail infection? Not getting a fungal toenail infection at all because you knew what to do to avoid getting one. In this post, we will examine the most common causes of fungal toenail infections and what you can do to prevent yourself from […]

Chronic Wounds

Usually, any wound or injury a person gets will, with appropriate treatment, heal in a timely manner. Wound healing goes through orderly and predictable stages; a trained medical professional can tell how old an injury is by looking at it and determining what stage the healing has reached. Sometimes, though, a person will have a medical […]

Heel Pain And Plantar Fasciitis: What You Need to Know Long Island!

You might not have ever heard of plantar fasciitis, but if you are like anyone else, chances are that at some point in your life you have experienced heel pain. And there is a good probability that the culprit behind it was one of the most common causes of heel pain: plantar fasciitis. If you are […]

Treatment Of Fungal Toe Nails

Have you looked at your toenails lately? Are they yellowish or white, brittle or thick? You may just think that your toes are ugly and be too embarrassed to wear sandals. Actually, you may be suffering from a toenail fungus. A toenail fungus is an infection. It is easy to acquire, often coming in through […]

Your Great Neck Podiatrist discusses 3 Things That Could be Causing Your Mysterious Heel Pain

Are you suffering from a mysterious, chronic case of heel pain that seems to plague you every time you walk and even when you’re resting? There’s no reason to live with the pain and discomfort when there are plenty of solutions to remedy the issue with your heel, even if you can’t figure out what […]

4 Common Questions People Have About Cosmetic Foot Care Services available at Great Neck Family Foot Care

Anyone who has not received cosmetic foot care services in the past understandably has lots of questions about what treatments exist, what is right for their foot care needs, and how the whole process is conducted. If you are considering a certain cosmetic foot care treatment, whether it is bunion surgery or another need, it’s […]

Causes, Prevention & Treatment of Cracked Heels

  No one wants to worry about the problem of having dry, cracked heels due to lack of moisture. This can cause constant discomfort and interrupt our busy lives. Whenever feet become too dry, they can crack and split in areas causing extreme discomfort. It can be painful to walk on or even touch, but […]