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Articles Categorized as: Plantar Fasciitis

Proper Recovery Time for Injuries, Strains and More

Posted by & filed under Achilles Tendon, Ankle Instability, Ankle Sprains, Chronic Lateral Ankle Pain, Common Conditions, Fitness & Your Feet, Foot Pain Causes & Treatments, Heel Conditions, Heel Pain Sports Injury Treatment, Heel Spurs, Injuries, Lasers And Your Feet, Plantar Fasciitis, Sports Conditions, Sports Injury.

Get advice from the sports injury doctors at East Ocean Podiatry in Boca Raton Heavy physical activity and training can be hard on your muscles and joints, especially those in your feet, ankles and legs. Activities like running, playing sports, and participating in exercise classes can cause soreness, swelling, and chronic pain that interferes with… Read more »

Types of Pronation and Treatment Options

Posted by & filed under Achilles Tendon, Bunions, Chronic Lateral Ankle Pain, Fitness & Your Feet, Flat Feet, Foot Pain Causes & Treatments, Foot Swelling, Heel Pain Shockwave Therapy, Heel Pain Sports Injury Treatment, Orthotics, Plantar Fasciitis, Shin Splints.

Pronation is the inward rolling of the foot that helps to absorb and distribute impact when the foot hits the ground. Pronation also helps your foot adapt to uneven surfaces by rolling, rather than locking up the heel when on an incline. Let the podiatry experts at East Ocean Podiatry help educate you on the… Read more »

Common Overuse Injuries

Posted by & filed under Achilles Tendon, Plantar Fasciitis.

Without realizing it, people put undue strain on their feet, ankles and shins during everyday activities. Whether it’s through a consistent fitness routine, poor shoe support or just the normal walking and standing repetitive motions, many people suffer from overuse injuries. Read below to learn the most common overuse injuries, how they occur, what treatments… Read more »

The Advantages of Shockwave Therapy for Treating Heel Pain and Plantar Fasciitis

Posted by & filed under Heel Conditions, Heel Pain Shockwave Therapy, Laser Treatments, Plantar Fasciitis.

Shockwave therapy is sweeping the sports medicine world with its incredible results for those with heel pain and plantar fasciitis. Learn more about this innovative therapy below from the heel pain experts at East Ocean Podiatry in Boca Raton, Florida. What is Shockwave Therapy? Shockwave therapy is an innovative treatment for heel pain and plantar… Read more »

Boca Raton Plantar Fasciitis Care

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Find relief from heel pain & plantar fasciitis at East Ocean Podiatry. Find Boca Raton plantar fasciitis care and treatment at East Ocean Podiatry. Our Boca Raton podiatry clinic offers Boca Raton plantar fasciitis treatment options that will get you quickly back on your feet. Plantar fasciitis is caused by an inflammation of the connective… Read more »

When is Plantar Fasciitis Surgery Necessary?

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Receive a Surgical Consultation from Dr. Dean Dorfman at East Ocean Podiatry The majority of plantar fasciitis cases can be treated by Dr. Dean Dorfman at East Ocean Podiatry through non-surgical procedures. Conservative treatment options are most successful if plantar fasciitis is detected early on.  However, typically the longer heel pain goes untreated, the more… Read more »

Jon Bon Jovi Undergoes Plantar Fasciotomy for Chronic Plantar Fasciitis

Posted by & filed under Foot Pain Causes & Treatments, Heel Pain Shockwave Therapy, Heel Spurs, Plantar Fasciitis.

After years of suffering from chronic heel pain that didn’t respond to conservative treatment, Jon Bon Jovi finally decided to undergo surgery to resolve the symptoms of plantar fasciitis. Although most cases of plantar fasciitis can be treated through conservative or non-invasive procedures, America’s favorite rock star is proof that extreme cases may require surgical… Read more »

Marathon Training and Injuries

Posted by & filed under Fitness & Your Feet, Plantar Fasciitis, Shin Splints, Sports Injury.

Running a marathon is a physical accomplishment to be celebrated. Unfortunately, intense training schedules and running more than 20 miles a day can lead to foot and ankle injuries. It’s important for runners, and all athletes, to watch for warning signs and seek medical attention for sports injuries. At East Ocean Podiatry, our skilled podiatrists… Read more »