Sports Injuries in White Plains: Skilled Healing of Ankle and Foot Pain
Dr. Josef J. Geldwert, a board-certified foot and ankle surgeon with nearly 40 years of experience, founded The Center for Podiatric Care and Sports Medicine in White Plains NY 10601. He has treated sports injuries at some of the area’s biggest sporting events including the Hamptons Marathon, NYC Tri, Westchester Toughman Tri, A&P Tennis Classic, Newsweek Tennis Classic and US Olympic Trials. He has worked with professional athletes playing for the NY Lizards lacrosse, NY Liberty women’s basketball and NY Magic women’s soccer teams. Dr. Ryan Minara and Dr. Katherine Lai round out The Center’s team – they are fellow graduates of the New York College of Podiatric Medicine, board-certified in foot and ankle surgery.
Emergency Care and Surgery
Why wait for hours in a hospital emergency room when we have everything you need right here? The Center for Podiatric Care and Sports Medicine at 10 Mitchell Place in White Plains NY is fully equipped with x-rays, ultrasounds and gait analysis machines for an accurate diagnosis. We can cast, brace, or tape your injury if need be and send you home with an assistive walking device. If surgery is required, we have privileges at several top local hospitals and can schedule an urgent procedure.
Sports medicine is an exciting frontier with the FDA approving new therapies all the time. Our center’s director, Dr. Josef J. Geldwert, chairs national American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine meetings, so he is current on all the latest research. You’ll be hard-pressed to find so many innovative treatments under just one roof as you will at our state-of-the-art facility. We treat many patients who feel like they have “tried it all” to no avail. Imagine their surprise when all that pain dissipates after one of our treatments.
Some of the modern therapies we offer include:
- Focused Aspiration of Scar Tissue
- Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy
- Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation
- Computerized Orthotics Scanning
- Gait Analysis
- MLS Laser
- MIX5 Therapy Laser
See What People Say About Our White Plains Sports Medicine Doctors
Patient experience is very important to us. We will never leave you waiting for weeks for an appointment or sitting for long periods in our reception area. No question is “stupid.” We love providing our patients with additional information that helps them get through recovery more easily and prevent future sports injuries. Here are some comments about our sports doctors in White Plains:
“Caring, intelligent, thorough, and compassionate”
“Great, professional foot care”
“Helpful, understanding, and caring”
“Knowledgeable, attentive, and outstanding”
“Extremely caring and friendly”
“Tons of fun”
Access The Best Care For Your Sports Injury
Please call our office directly at 914-328-3400 if you or a loved one was injured in an accident requiring emergency care. For your convenience, you may book all non-urgent appointments online.
Our Westchester County podiatrists and sports medicine doctors serve all of White Plains, NY, including the 10601, 10602, 10610, 10603, 10605, and 10606 zip codes.