Athlete’s come across a plethora of foot problems throughout their playing careers. These should all be seen by a professional, experienced podiatrist. If you are in the Rochester, NY area and are experiencing issues with your foot health, we are the place for you. Our experienced staff of doctors and nurses are available for you anytime, simply call our hotline and be connected with our staff who can take it from there.
If you are an athlete or an active person, you may experience problems with your foothealth. A sports podiatrist specializes in these types of issues, and should one of the first people you call with your problems.
Some more common foot-ailments for athletes are:
This extremely common ailment is a fungal infection, which can often be treated well with over-the-counter drugs, however in severe cases it can require the help of a specialist. Prescription treatments are available which can help to relieve the problem within a short amount of time.
Heel Pain/Plantar Fasciitis
Plantar Fasciitis is another common problem often associated with runners, joggers and hikers. Severe cases can cause acute pain and should be treated right away. Experience podiatrists can help you to overcome this issue. If you are having heel pain upon rising in the morning, or after prolonged periods of rest, it could be an indication of Plantar fasciitis.
Tendinitis in the foot/heal region can be a severe injury, and is common to athletes or active runners/joggers/basketball players. The pain in the heel can quickly spread to the Achilles tendon, where it can progress to full blow tendinitis.
If you are experiencing one or more of these symptoms/issues, you should consult a physician right away. You can call our hotline at 1-866-871-5473 to set an appointment today. We will be happy to help you.
We accept many major insurance plans and can work with your and your insurance company to insure proper care and at a low cost to you. We hope that you will consider us if you are in need of a podiatrist in Rochester.