3 Excellent Low-Impact Foot Exercises for People With Plantar Fasciitis

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If you suffer from plantar fasciitis, you want to stay away from high-impact cardio exercises such as jump-roping and running, at least until you have fully recovered (and even then, you will need to ease into your exercises). The good news is that there are great alternatives to traditional exercises if you are dealing with […]

4 Ways to Alleviate a Children’s Foot Problem

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If there’s one thing all parents can agree on, it’s that the only thing worse than enduring painful heel or ankle pain themselves is seeing their own child have to endure similar foot pain. If you are the parent of an athlete or just a child who is generally very active, it is quite likely […]

Why Laser Treatment Is Necessary For Advanced Toe Fungus Infections

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Toe fungus is an ugly and traumatic problem that can cause great pain in many people’s lives. Thankfully, there are many treatment methods that can be utilized to destroy it. One of the most effective of these methods is laser treatment. It is often used in cases where the fungal spread is too wide to […]

3 Foot Conditions That Require Specialized Medical Attention

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There are certain foot conditions and ailments such as a twisted ankle or a bruised toenail that can easily be cared for at home and usually won’t require any sort of medical attention. However, on the other end of the spectrum, there are also many foot conditions that are serious and should be addressed by […]

3 Reasons Why You Should Use Professional Wound Care Services

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Proper wound care is necessary for people in a variety of conditions, from the person who is recovering from foot surgery and has a large incision that must be cleaned to the diabetic who needs regular monitoring of their feet. While it may be tempting to just conduct all wound care tasks on your own, it is always a […]

Long Island Is Your Choice Of Shoes Causing Heel Pain And Foot Pain?

One of the most common causes of pain in one’s foot is plantar fasciitis.Plantar fasciitis affects millions of people every year. A variety of things can cause plantar fasciitis, including the following: Muscles Obesity Pregnancy One’s choice of shoes(Yes! Shoes!) The pain that one feels when he or she has plantar fasciitis can range from […]

4 Soothing Exercises Long Island Podiatry Patients Can Use To Relieve Some of Your Bunion Pain

Bunions are an unfortunate and painful reality for many people, especially anyone who wears tight-fitting shoes and spends lots of time on their feet in uncomfortable footwear. The good news is that, so long as the bunion problem is addressed sooner rather than later, surgery won’t always been needed. By working with a podiatrist and […]

4 Toenail Conditions That affect Long Island Patients and the Reasons for Them 

It is likely that at some point in your life if you haven’t already, you will look down at your feet and notice a toenail that might be black and blue or some other abnormal color. The toenails are incredibly durable, yet they are still susceptible to various infections and injuries. And if you are […]

3 Ways Long Island Can Alleviate The Pain From a Fungal Toenail Infection

It should go without saying that the only real way to completely get rid of the pain from a fungal toenail infection is to first get rid of the fungal toenail infection. If you know you are suffering from a fungal toenail infection, make sure that you have taken the proper steps to effectively treat […]