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How To Treat A Bunionette

There are many theories as to why a bunion would form, but the exact cause is unknown. A bunionette (also known as a Tailor’s Bunion) is a smaller bunion that can develop on the joint of your little toe. Treatment of a bunionette should always remain non-surgically focused until the last option, which is why […]

published at Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

 

Ankle Surgery

Ankle surgery is common. Not only as athletes but as standing human beings, our feet and ankles endure the impact of our entire body weight. Twisting, spraining, fracturing, and breaking of the foot can happen with a misstep, high impact running, or even unfitting high-heeled shoes. The decision of whether or not to have surgery […]

published at Tuesday, July 9th, 2019

 

The Difference Between a Plastic Surgeon and an Orthopedic Surgeon

    Plastic surgeons and orthopedic surgeons are both highly trained medical professionals who treat patients that are referred to them, and they evaluate and diagnose their medical condition that requires surgery. Each is a surgical subfield and both can be pursued as a general or specialized practice. Plastic surgeons like Rimma Finkel MD are […]

published at Wednesday, May 8th, 2019

 

Tips for Athletes Returning from ACL Surgery

  ACL surgery can be an overwhelming experience. Once you’ve gone through the surgery successfully, the next challenge is the recovery and healing process. This can be just as overwhelming for athletes. You want to heal quickly so you can get back to your work-outs and activities, but you also want to heal properly so […]

published at Thursday, March 7th, 2019

 

5 Keys for Avoiding Shin Splints When You Run

  Running can be a great way to stay in shape and feel great. Unfortunately, many runners are familiar with the excruciating pain in their shins that comes from running. Known as shin splints, this pain is from stress on the tibia when you are running. If you start feeling pain and do not do […]

published at Thursday, March 7th, 2019