Physical Therapy

Physical therapy is often prescribed as treatment for many foot and ankle problems and injuries, as well as a post-surgery regimen to help with healing and recovery. Physical therapy is used to strengthen muscles, increase flexibility and range of motion, promote balance, and support proper structural alignment. It can also help alleviate pain and swelling. […]

Neurolysis

Neurolysis is a non-surgical procedure used to treat painful neuromas. Neuromas are benign growths of nerve tissue, or nerve tumors, that form when the nerves are irritated by surrounding tissue rubbing against them. Improper footwear that creates pressure on the foot, as well as foot structure abnormalities and injury to the nerves can cause or […]

Iontophoresis

Iontophoresis is a successful treatment for excessively sweaty feet, hands, and other parts of the body. It is a drug-free and non-invasive therapy performed in a doctor’s office, wherein a light electrical current is passed through water into the area being treated, such as the feet. The water conducts the mild electrical current through the […]

Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy

Extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) is used to treat chronic plantar fasciitis. Plantar fasciitis is inflammation of the plantar fascia, the fibrous tissue that runs along the arch of the foot to connect the heel bone and ball of the forefoot. Since the plantar fascia is subjected to great amounts of impact and pressure while […]

Cryotherapy

Do you have any dead skin on your feet that leaves you insecure when you look at it? Have warts on your feet developed, and you’re unsure how to get rid of them? Cryotherapy could be the answer you’re looking for. Meaning “cold therapy,” our team at Great Neck Family Foot Care can administer cryotherapy […]

Athlete’s Foot Treatment

Have you recently noticed that your feet are constantly itchy? Did the itch start between your toes and move down along your foot? You may be suffering from a fungal infection known as athlete’s foot. At Great Neck Family Foot Care, our podiatrist in Port Washington is well-versed in this condition. Coming to us for […]