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Don’t Be Embarrassed Wearing Flip Flops this Summer!

2018-09-20T13:56:55+00:00

A day usually does not go by in the office when I do not see a patient who comes to me saying that there toenails are ugly. With spring here, and summer right around the corner, everyone is preparing for flip-flop season. What better way to prepare than by seeing your podiatrist to get your [...]

Don’t Be Embarrassed Wearing Flip Flops this Summer!2018-09-20T13:56:55+00:00

A Podiatrist Can Do That?

2016-03-19T12:49:37+00:00

This weather today makes me look forward to summer and kayaking- picture of Dr. Kaplan and his dog Barley! As a practicing podiatrist, a week does not go by without a patient coming in for one issue and during the course of exam I find another issue that the patient did not know we treated. [...]

A Podiatrist Can Do That?2016-03-19T12:49:37+00:00

Bunions!

2016-03-19T13:20:51+00:00

One of the most common foot conditions seen in the world are bunions. Bunions are best defined as bony prominence’s that occur at the joint at the base of the big toe. As a bunion develops, the toe deviates towards the outside of the foot and pain can develop. There are multiple causes of bunions [...]

Bunions!2016-03-19T13:20:51+00:00

Foot & Ankle Surgery; What To Expect

2018-09-20T14:04:28+00:00

Victoria Beckham “You’re going to need surgery,” is a very disconcerting phrase that most people dread hearing from a medical professional, but when it comes to surgeries prescribed by your podiatrist, you can put your mind at rest. Foot and ankle procedures generally have a recovery period that is much shorter than that [...]

Foot & Ankle Surgery; What To Expect2018-09-20T14:04:28+00:00

What Is The Rich Mans Disease?

2018-09-20T14:13:32+00:00

Now that the holidays and New Years are upon us and we are indulging in food and drinks at parties with co-workers, family and friends, the incidence of gout increased. Gout is a type of arthritis that is seen when there is too much uric acid in the blood. It is commonly seen after eating seafood, meats, spinach [...]

What Is The Rich Mans Disease?2018-09-20T14:13:32+00:00

Foot Pain after your Holiday Party? Lonnie Kaplan DPM

2016-02-27T19:21:12+00:00

Now that the holidays are upon us and we are indulging in food and drinks at parties with co-workers, family and friends, the incidence of gout tends to be on the increase. Gout is a type of arthritis that is seen when there is too much uric acid in the blood. It is commonly seen [...]

Foot Pain after your Holiday Party? Lonnie Kaplan DPM2016-02-27T19:21:12+00:00

What is Athlete’s Foot?

2016-02-27T18:49:11+00:00

    Athlete’s foot will usually begin as a rash that can cause intense itching. Athlete’s foot is also known as tinea pedis and usually starts between the toes. Athlete’s foot will usually strike those people who wear tight-fitting shoes and have feet that sweat. The more your feet sweat the worse the symptoms seem [...]

What is Athlete’s Foot?2016-02-27T18:49:11+00:00

What Are Orthotics?

2016-02-27T18:27:43+00:00

Othotics By Dr. Ken Lefkowitz I’ll begin by clearing up a common misconception. Everyone should be aware that shoe inserts are not the same thing as prescription orthotics. If you buy shoe inserts from a store, they will not treat the same issues as the orthotics from your podiatrist do, and will not [...]

What Are Orthotics?2016-02-27T18:27:43+00:00
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