Patient Success Story: Mom With A Pain In The Bunion

Posted by on Monday, February 6th, 2017

Dr. Geldwert at Hamptons MarathonIt’s safe to say that most of us wear many hats in our day-to-day lives. We’re okay with more comfortable apparel at home on the weekends, but we also go to work and dress up for special occasions. We have active pursuits that we enjoy. Some of us have pets, spouses, and children relying on us for care and attention.

No one has time to be laid up with a foot injury for weeks on end. Bunions have a habit of really slowing down our patients, which can be not only physically painful but mentally frustrating as well.

We completely understood the situation faced by a busy 39-year-old mother of three when she came to us complaining of painful bunions that had dogged her for over three years.

Patient Success Story: Local Government Official Returns To Running After Ankle Injury

Posted by on Monday, December 5th, 2016

Our patients represent a growing family of people who have rediscovered active, pain-free lives thanks to The Center For Podiatric Care and Sports Medicine’s foot and ankle specialists in New York City. We routinely meet people who have endured limited mobility, chronic pain, and continuous setbacks for six months or longer. Here is one of those stories—about a 48-year-old local government official who suffered from recurrent ankle sprains and Achilles tendon pain. He had tried physical therapy for his ankle injury in the past but just couldn’t get back to running.

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Get back to marathon training after visiting our NY foot and ankle specialists. Image Source: Flickr user Josiah Mackenzie.

Patient Success Story: Using Regenerative Medicine To Heal Chronic Achilles Heel Tendon Pain

Posted by on Monday, November 7th, 2016

There is no reason to suffer from chronic tendon pain in the New York City/White Plains area with The Center For Podiatric Care and Sports Medicine right around the corner. Our team focuses on minimally invasive regenerative techniques and advanced foot and ankle therapies that prompt faster healing to get you back to the activities you love—often within six months or less. We’re confident in the high-quality services we offer, but some patient success stories have exceeded our expectations. One of those stories involves a 50-year-old retired police officer with chronic Achilles tendon pain in the back of his heel.

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Pain in the Achilles heel can put uncomfortable limitations on your mobility. Image Source: Flickr CC user Bob M~