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Podiatry Blog Posts

Going Toe-to-Toe: Fusion vs. Arthroplasty for Hammertoe + Case study of digital Arthrodesis (Fusion) with Before and after pictures

Going Toe-to-Toe: Fusion vs. Arthroplasty for Hammertoe Navigating the complex landscape of hammertoe treatment, patients are often presented with a pivotal choice between two leading surgical interventions: fusion, also known as arthrodesis, and arthroplasty. Each modality offers distinct advantages and considerations, making the decision process highly individualized. This detailed…

A Journey to Comfort: Camille’s Transformation with Scarf Osteotomy with before and after pictures

Understanding Bunions: The First Step to Relief Bunions, or Hallux Valgus, emerge as bony protrusions at the base of the big toe, resulting from the misalignment of the toe’s joints. This condition not only brings about discomfort and pain but also significantly affects mobility and quality of life. Factors…

A Patient That Came in for Bunion Surgery: The Scarf Osteotomy Approach, including before and after pictures of bunion surgery.

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Sheila’s Story: Seeking Relief from Bunion Pain In the bustling heart of New York City, Sheila faced a challenge that affects millions: a painful bunion. This condition, more than just a cosmetic issue, impacted her daily life and comfort. Determined to find a lasting solution, Sheila turned to the…

Tailor’s Bunion Surgery: A Transformative Journey at Citi Footcare

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The Story of Jackie and Her Tailor’s Bunion. Preoperative and postoperative photos below. In the bustling city of New York, where every step on the vibrant streets counts, a patient named Jackie found herself struggling with an all-too-common yet often overlooked foot ailment. Jackie, an active New Yorker with…

Suffering from Heel Pain? NYC’s Ultimate Solution Will Amaze You!

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Treatment for Plantar Fasciitis in NYC In the bustling metropolis of New York City, where every step holds the promise of a new adventure, there’s one thing you shouldn’t have to worry about: heel pain. The constant throbbing and discomfort can put a damper on even the most exciting…

Revolutionary Breakthrough: Eradicate Neuroma Pain Forever with Mind-Blowing Radiofrequency Ablation!

Neuroma pain can disrupt life!   Neuroma pain is a relentless foe, capable of disrupting even the most harmonious symphony of daily life. Each step can become a painful reminder of this persistent discomfort, casting a shadow over the simplest of activities. But fear not, for a groundbreaking solution…

Bunion Pain: Causes, Symptoms, and Effective Podiatry Treatments in New York City

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Introduction to bunions: Are you experiencing persistent foot pain and discomfort? One common foot condition that affects many individuals is bunions. Bunions can cause significant pain and hinder daily activities. If you’re seeking relief from bunion pain in New York City, look no further than Citi Footcare. Our team…

Lapidus Bunionectomy

This patient presented to our office with a large painful bunion of the left foot. During the in office consultation we noted that the 1st metatarsal was also hyper-mobile.  Hyper-mobile means that the first metatarsal moved up and down too easily with minimal pressure. Looking at the x-ray on…

Recovery after bunion surgery

I’ve written a detailed description of what to expect after bunion surgery on my new site. www.bunionsurgery.nyc.  This article includes what to expect immediately after bunion surgery and goes up until one year after surgery. As I’m sure you can imagine, after 15 years of doing foot surgery, I’ve…

Second Opinion for Foot Surgery in NYC

Second Opinion Patients often come in to my office requesting a second opinion for foot surgery after they have seen another podiatrist in New York City. I always welcome my patients to seek second opinions as well. Many times I agree with the other doctors’ recommendations for surgery. Also,…