Graduated from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine- 1997
Podiatry is the field of ankle and foot care. As a podiatrist, I take great pride and honor in being able to help people of Central Florida. Unfortunately, many people don’t take their ankle and foot problems seriously, but there are many medical issues related to the foot and ankle. It is highly important to take care of those issues.
I am not only here as a doctor, but my goal here is to educate my patients how to properly take care of their foot and ankle issues. In order to best help my patients, I find it very important not only to have a doctor-patient relationship with them, but to also develop a personal relationship with my patients. That way, my patients and I can both have a better understanding of how to best assist their needs. I look forward in getting to know you and assisting in all your podiatric needs!
As your foot doctor in Central Florida, we know that you visit us for a variety of reasons. That is why we offer a full retinue of podiatry services in our practice. Our services include:
FROM OUR BLOG
Zsa Zsa Gabor is currently fighting to keep her leg. According to the Associated Press, Gabor has a lesion on her leg that has grown from an inch to almost a foot. Varying reports call the lesion gangrenous or infected, and state this is the reason Gabor may lose her leg. So what is really […]
Pregnancy can be a very exciting time! You are busy preparing for the arrival of a new life and have million things to think about and many doctors to see to ensure the health of yourself and your little one on the way. But have you stopped to think about your feet? Even if you […]
Women and Heels Manolo Blahnik. Christian Louboutin. Jimmy Choo. Like the fictional character Carrie Bradshaw in the series “Sex and the City,” women have had a long-standing love affair with high heeled shoes. From modest 1-2″ slingbacks to daring 6″ stilettos, women will purchase heels that are too narrow, small, and/or uncomfortable for the sake […]
What are Bone Cysts? A bone cyst is something that normally occurs in the bones of the foot. A cyst is basically an area of bone that is filled with some kind of fluid. It may be filled with blood or serious fluid. They are generally asymptomatic, though sometimes cysts may be painful depending on […]
The average person takes anywhere from 8 to 10,000 steps per day. The majority of these steps are taken during regular commutes, for instance; from one class to another, one office to another, or walking to and from the car. Walking can also be used as exercise. Most exercise physicists say that walking actually provides […]
TurfToe Ray Lewis is the first of many athletes to suffer an injury that by its name would seem minor, but in fact it has led to the end of many professional athletes careers. This injury is referred to as ‘Turf Toe’, and can be quite debilitating. Turf toe is a hyperextension of the big […]
Turf Toe Turf toe is a common injury in football, soccer, baseball, and tennis players. It is a sprain of what we podiatrists refer to as the first metatarsophalangeal joint, which is the joint of your big toe. Turf toe can be caused by one specific instance of injury or by repetitive motions that injured […]
Treatment for Neuropathy: Peripheral neuropathy is a condition in which the nerves of the feet and/or legs do not function properly. Common symptoms include tingling, numbness, sharp pains and/or burning pains to the affected parts of the body. There are over one hundred known causes of peripheral neuropathy. At Florida foot specialist we have developed […]
Tiger Woods Achilles Tendon Injury One week after Tiger Woods showed some of his old magic, he hobbled off the golf course with an old injury. It was the same Achilles that he injured last year at Augusta National, which eventually caused Woods to miss two majors last year. Achilles tendonitis is a common […]
Theranail A new product to aid in the treatment of fungal nails: Recently our podiatry practice has started offering a new product for patients with weak and brittle nails. This product is a dietary vitamin supplement that has been proven to strengthen nails and improve the appearance as they grow. This can also be […]