Posts for category: Heel Pain
Heel pain is one of the most common foot and ankle issues affecting people of all ages today. If you are one of the many people who experience chronic heel pain, you should schedule an appointment with our Paramus heel pain doctor, Dr. Henry Slomowitz, as soon as possible so that Dr. Slomowitz and our team can get you the relief that you deserve and need. Often times, heel pain results from a condition called plantar fasciitis. Heel pain from plantar fasciitis occurs when the band of tissue that runs from your heel to the top of your foot becomes inflamed. This inflammation can occur from overuse, such as if you are a runner or an athlete, from wearing shoes that lack the proper level of support, or from being overweight. If you experience heel pain that is chronic, meaning that does not go away after months of the pain, and pain that increases when you first get up or when you are walking, then it is likely you have develop plantar fasciitis and you are in need of treatment from our Paramus heel pain doctor. All you need to do is schedule an appointment for an initial consultation and examination with Dr. Henry Slomowitz. During this first appointment, we will work with you to determine the source of your heel pain, and from there provide you with a customized treatment plan designed to treat your specific symptoms. In some cases, basic changes like using customized orthotics in your shoes can do the trick, as well as making adjustments to your regular exercise schedule.
If you would like to learn more about how our Paramus heel pain doctor can be of service to you, we highly recommend that you visit Dr. Henry Slomowitz’s main website to browse through some additional, detailed information that you might find useful. If you have any specific questions or concerns that we can assist you with in any way, please do not hesitate to contact the staff here at Dr. Slomowitz’s website directly. You can reach us either by phone or online. We look forward to working with you soon.