Patient Education

Our team of specialists and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you. Or, for a more comprehensive search of our entire Web site, enter your term(s) in the search bar provided.

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... Achilles Tendon Ankle Instability Ankle Sprains Arthritic Foot & Ankle Care Athletes Foot Bunions Calluses Corns Crush Injuries Diabetic Foot Flat Feet Toenail Fungus Geriatric Foot Care Hammertoes Heel Pain Ingrown Toenails Injuries Metatarsalgia Neuromas Plantar Fasciitis Warts Wounds   Ankle Sprains Ankle sprains are caused by an unnatural twisting or force on the ankle bones of the foot, often resulting in one or more ligaments on the outside of the ankle to be stretched or torn...

Cryosurgery
...Cohen provides an effective and minimally invasive procedure for painful foot conditions such as: heel pain, plantar fasciitis, neuroma, sinus tarsi syndrome, tarsal tunnel syndrome, arthritis and diabetic neuropathy...

Laser Treatment
Common Foot/Ankle Conditions Treated with Laser Therapy Plantar Fasciitis Achilles Tendonitis PTTD/Adult-Acquired Flatfoot Neuroma         Onychomycosis (Nail Fungus)Arthritis & Gout Metatarsalgia Wound Healing Onychomycosis Inflammation & Pain Relief Post-Surgical Care Physical Therapy Understanding Laser Therapy for Pain Management Class IV laser therapy is used for the relief of pain, to accelerate healing and decrease inflammation...

Baseball Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
... Cleats may pose challenges in the forefoot and aggravation of neuromas, sesamoids, bunions, and hammertoes...

Capsulitis of the Second Toe
... Diagnosis An accurate diagnosis is essential because the symptoms of capsulitis can be similar to those of a condition called Morton’s neuroma, which is treated differently from capsulitis...

Golf Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
...The stress on the ball of the foot can cause capsulitis of the second toe, neuromas, and increased pain in the great toe joint (often hallux rigidus)...

Intermetatarsal Neuroma
What Is a Neuroma...

Running and Track Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
...Runners are susceptible to overuse injuries including heel pain (plantar fasciitis), Achilles tendonitis, sesamoiditis, neuromas, capsulitis of the second toe, stress fractures, posterior tibial tendonitis (or PTTD), and calcaneal apophysitis in children and adolescents...

Running Injuries
...  Runners are susceptible to overuse injuries including heel pain (plantar fasciitis), Achilles tendonitis, sesamoiditis, neuromas, MPJ capsulitis, stress fractures, posterior tibial tendonitis (or PTTD), and calcaneal apophysitis in children/adolescents...

Softball Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
... Cleats may pose challenges in the forefoot and aggravation of neuromas, sesamoids, bunions, and hammertoes...