Podiatrist Offices Conveniently Located In Kenilworth, Bayonne, Little Ferry & Montclair New Jersey

Bunion Surgery Part 3

In previous post’s we talked about what a bunion is and how mild and moderate bunions are treated, most notably the Silver, McBride and Austin Bunionectomies were discussed. Today i will discuss the common procedure for more severe bunion deformities. Treatment for severe bunion deformities becomes more complicated, requiring a period on non-weightbearing on the […]

Deep Vein Thrombosis

also known as “DVT” or “Blood clots” is a serious disorder that can happen to just about anybody. As the name goes, this disorder is caused by a blood clot in the deep veins of the lower extremities. Left untreated/undiagnosed, this serious condition can lead to a death via a pulmonary embolism. Basically what happens, […]

Tendon Injury Definitions

Lets first get some terms out of the way before we discussed effective treatment options. Tendons are chord like structures that connect muscle to bones. They always cross at least 1 joint in the body and allow us to move our body parts. The most easily recognizable tendon is probably the Achilles tendon located in […]

Gout

“when i doubt..it’s gout” is my motto Gout can be one of the most easily missed diagnosis’s. As you may or may not know, gout is a painful inflammatory joint condition. While its most commonly found in the big toe joint followed, it can occur anywhere. When patients ask me what gout is I usually […]