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Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

East Ocean Podiatry, Dean B Dorfman, DPM, P.A. & Dominick Sansone, DPM

Articles Categorized as: Laser Treatments

Shockwave your Muscles Back to Health

Posted by & filed under EPAT, Laser Treatments.

If you are dealing with acute or chronic ankle and foot pain, Extracorpal Pressure Activated Therapy (EPAT), also known as shockwave therapy, may be a great option for you. EPAT is a non-invasive, highly effective procedure that is typically used to treat pain associated with heel spurs, achilles tendinitis, plantar fasciitis, and other foot and… Read more »

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 »

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 »

PinPointe Laser Toenail Fungus

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Find Expert Foot, Ankle & Heel Treatment at East Ocean Podiatry The new PinPointe laser technology kills the pathogens that cause toenail fungus or Onychomycosis.  East Ocean Podiatry specialists use PinPointe Laser for toenail fungus because the laser technology is specially designed to shine through toenails and destroy the specific pathogens embedded in and under… Read more »

Toenail Fungus Treatment

Posted by & filed under Fungal Toenails, Laser Treatment/Fungus Toenails.

Florida-based East Ocean Podiatry is dedicated to providing superior care for ailments of the feet and ankles. Toenail fungus is a very common condition that can affect people of all ages and ethnic backgrounds.  Because it is difficult to avoid contact with microscopic organisms like fungi, the toenails are especially vulnerable around damp areas where… Read more »

Physicians at East Ocean Podiatry Utilize High-Tech Treatment Options

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Coral Springs podiatry office equipped with state-of-the-art technology Many different things can go wrong with the feet and ankles, and problems can range from minor to quite serious. No matter the severity of your condition, the staff at the Coral Springs podiatry office of East Ocean Podiatry can help. While there are many podiatry offices… Read more »

How Laser Nail Treatments Work

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Podiatrists at East Ocean Podiatry utilize laser nail treatments for various ailments that affect the healthy growth of nails. Laser nail treatments involve lasers at a near infrared wavelength that will kill micro-organisms, such as fungus and bacteria, as well as render them unable to reproduce. The laser energy can cross the nail plate and… Read more »

East Ocean Podiatry Welcomes International Patients

Posted by & filed under EPAT, Laser Treatment/Fungus Toenails, Platelet Rich Plasma.

At East Ocean Podiatry, we’re proud to welcome international patients to our office! At our Deerfield Beach location, we treat a variety of foot conditions that are unavailable in many healthcare systems outside of the United States. Both of our expert podiatrists, Dr. Dorfman and Dr. Sansone, are also on staff at multiple surgical centers… Read more »