820 East Hillsboro Blvd.
Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

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

Articles Categorized as: EPAT

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 »

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 »

Treating Achilles Tendonitis with EPAT

Posted by & filed under Achilles Tendon, EPAT, Foot Pain Causes & Treatments.

Achilles tendonitis is a painful condition that can interfere with exercise routines and daily life. Generally caused by tendon over use, Achilles tendonitis can lead to chronic heel pain if left untreated. At East Ocean Podiatry, our skilled doctors use innovative, non-invasive techniques to help patients recover quicker. Extracorporeal Pulse Activation Treatment (EPAT) is a… Read more »

Extracorporeal Pulse Activation Treatment for Musculoskeletal Injury

Posted by & filed under Achilles Tendon, EPAT, Heel Pain Shockwave Therapy, Heel Pain Sports Injury Treatment, Injuries, Sports Injury.

East Ocean Podiatry is now offering Extracorporeal Pulse Activation Treatment (EPAT) for relief from the pain of musculoskeletal injuries. This advanced technology from CuraMedix represents a breakthrough in non-invasive treatment techniques for acute and chronic muscle pain. It works by taking acoustic pressure waves and passing them through the body, concentrated on an injured area…. Read more »

Shockwave Therapy: The 90% Effective Heel Pain Treatment

Posted by & filed under EPAT, Heel Pain Shockwave Therapy, Heel Pain Sports Injury Treatment, Heel Spurs.

Studies prove that shockwave therapy is extremely effective as a heel pain treatment. The American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation recently concluded a study that shows moderate intensity extracoropral shockwave therapy (EWST), or moderate intensity extracoroporal pulse activation treatment (EPAT), is far more effective at reducing heel pain in the morning hours as well… Read more »

Extracorporeal Pulse Activation Treatment (EPAT) Now Available at East Ocean

Posted by & filed under EPAT, Heel Pain Sports Injury Treatment, Plantar Fasciitis.

East Ocean Podiatry now offers the FDA-approved Extracorporeal Pulse Activation Treatment (EPAT). This non-invasive therapy can effectively treat pain associated with plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendonitis, heel spurs, and more. In fact, over 80 percent of patients report less or no pain after undergoing EPAT shockwave therapy. How does EPAT work? We use a hand-held applicator to direct… Read more »