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Foot Health Center

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...   Common foot conditions that are treated at our office: Achilles Tendonitis / Tears / Ruptures Ankle Sprain / Strain Arthritis Athlete's Foot Bunions Burns Bursitis Calluses / Corns Children's feet Diabetes Care Diabetic Wound Care Dropfoot Eczema Edema EPAT Flatfeet Foot and Ankle Injuries Foot and Ankle Sports Care Forefoot Surgery Foreign Bodies Fractures Fungal Nails Fungal Nail Laser Ganglion Cysts Gout Haglund's Deformity / Retrocalcaneal Exostosis Hallux Valgus / Bunion Hallux Rigidus Hammertoes Heel Fissures Heel Pain High Arched Foot / Pes Cavus Infections In-Grown Nails Joint Implants Morton's Neuromas Nail Injuries Nail Problems Orthotics Plantar Fasciitis / Heel Spur Syndrome Plantar Warts Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD) Rearfoot Surgery Rheumatoid Arthritis Subungual Exostosis Tailor's Bunion / Bunionette Ulcerations Venous Stasis Warts Wounds   Medical Services provided: X-Rays performed on the premises Physical Therapy with various modalities Medicare Diabetic Shoe Program Orthotics and Braces Extracorporeal Pulse Activation Treatment (EPAT) Laser Treatment Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy (EPF) Offfice Surgery Out-Patient and In-Patient Hospital Surgery

Podiatrist Landing
...We treat most common foot disorders including: Sprains Fungal toenails Heel pain Flat feet Diabetic foot care Neuromas Corns & calluses Bunions Foot Injury Foot Problems Take your first step towards foot pain relief by contacting a podiatrist at Foot Health Center in West Orange, NJ today by calling 973-731-1266 or filling out our form to schedule an appointment!

How to Take Care of Diabetic Feet
...Check for cuts, blisters, redness and swelling Deal with nail problems immediately Wear clean, dry socks and change them daily Don’t smoke since it restricts blood flow in your feet Get periodic foot exams Visit your podiatrists regularly so you can help prevent diabetic foot complication Wash your feet in lukewarm water, not hot water Keep your feet clean by washing them daily Moisturize your feet to prevent dry skin from itching or cracking Avoid tight elastic bands that reduce blood circulation If your feet get cold at night, wear socks Don't use a heating pad or hot water bottle Shake out your shoes and feel the inside before wearing to ensure no pebbles, or small rocks with sharp edges cut your skin and infect your feet Take care of your diabetes and keep your blood sugar levels under control Cut nails straight across and file the edges and avoid cutting nails too short Never treat corns or calluses yourself, so visit your doctor Diabetes can cause serious issues...

Diabetic Complications and Amputation Prevention
... Corns and calluses...

Corns
... People with foot deformities, such as hammertoes, often suffer from corns because the tops of the bent toes rub against the tops of shoes...

Diabetic Complications and Amputation Prevention
... Corns and calluses...

Diabetic Foot Care Guidelines
... Never treat corns or calluses yourself...

Hammertoes
... Corns and calluses (a buildup of skin) on the toe, between two toes, or on the ball of the foot...

MRSA Infection of the Foot
...Those walking barefoot and suffering from common, relatively minor foot problems such as cuts, cracks in the skin, athlete’s foot, eczema, ingrown toenails, puncture wounds or corns and calluses can be at higher risk for infection since these conditions can cause minor tears in the skin which can act as portals for the bacteria to enter the body...

P.A.D. (Peripheral Arterial Disease)
...Check all over for sores, cuts, bruises, breaks in the skin, rashes, corns, calluses, blisters, red spots, swelling, ingrown toenails, toenail infections, or pain...

Peripheral Arterial Disease (P.A.D.)
...Check all over for sores, cuts, bruises, breaks in the skin, rashes, corns, calluses, blisters, red spots, swelling, ingrown toenails, toenail infections, or pain...

Staph Infections of the Foot
...Those walking barefoot and suffering from common, relatively minor foot problems such as cuts, cracks in the skin, athlete’s foot, eczema, ingrown toenails, puncture wounds or corns and calluses can be at higher risk for infection since these conditions can cause minor tears in the skin which can act as portals for the bacteria to enter the body...

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Foot Health Center, LLC

973-731-1266
1500 Pleasant Valley Way Ste 204West Orange, NJ 07052-2955