Hammertoes- How to Treat! Lonnie Kaplan DPM


As you can see from the above picture, even celebrities have foot and ankle abnormalities. One example of this is a hammertoe. A hammertoe is most easily described as a contracture of the toe causing the top of the toe to be prominent. (usually due to abnormal muscle pull) There are many causes of hammertoes [...]

Hammertoes- How to Treat! Lonnie Kaplan DPM2016-03-19T13:24:45+00:00

Bunion Surgery; What To Expect


Bunion By Dr. Ken Lefkowitz So you’ve been diagnosed with one of the most common foot problems—a bunion. What’s the next step? Your podiatrist may have informed you that noninvasive treatment will be ineffective, and in this case he or she will probably recommend bunion surgery. Here’s what you need to know. Bunion [...]

Bunion Surgery; What To Expect2016-02-27T18:29:19+00:00

Bunions: What to Expect from Podiatric Surgery


If you are one of the millions of people who have the most commonly treated foot problem, bunions, you may already be considering surgery. Surgery is a viable option when non-surgical treatment options recommended by a podiatrist do not relieve bunion pain. When walking and doing normal activities become a painful burden, getting one of [...]

Bunions: What to Expect from Podiatric Surgery2016-02-27T18:03:18+00:00