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 […]

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 […]

Runners Beware: Common Foot Complaints

Running is definitely a great way to get and stay in shape, but at Great Neck Family Foot Care we see many runners for a variety of complaints. Some foot disorders associated with running can be prevented by wearing well-fitted shoes specifically designed for running. Other foot problems just come with the territory. Among the […]

Achilles Tendonitis: A Common Sports Injury

The Achilles tendon stretches from the bones in your heel up to your calf muscles. It is one of the longest tendons in the body, and also one of the most frequently injured. Sudden or excessive force on the Achilles tendon can cause inflammation and pain and the condition known as Achilles Tendonitis. What Causes […]