Your feet ache from standing all day, you twisted your ankle, or you stepped on a nail. Whatever caused your foot pain, you can find relief and care from Dr. Neil Zwiebel at Park East Podiatry in New York, New York. If you live or work in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, or surrounding areas, contact the helpful Park East Podiatry team or book an online appointment.
Your feet are marvels of engineering, with 26 bones, 33 joints, 19 muscles, and 107 ligaments, in each foot. Your feet are flexible enough to twist, jump, and stand on tiptoe, but also must be strong enough to withstand the 100,000 pounds of pressure they endure with every mile that you walk.
With so many different parts - and so many possible areas where stress or injury can throw something out of alignment - it’s no wonder that your feet hurt.
Lifestyle choices such as ill-fitting shoes, overuse, misuse, or aging can cause painful foot conditions, such as:
Foot injuries that cause pain include:
A number of medical conditions can also cause your feet to hurt, including:
Dr. Zwiebel always takes whatever time is needed to get an accurate diagnosis of your foot pain. He asks you questions about your medical history, your symptoms, and any activities or lifestyle choices that may be contributing to your discomfort. He performs a comprehensive examination of your foot and orders any necessary tests that help him pinpoint the source of your pain.
Always abreast of the latest technology and cutting-edge treatments, Dr. Zwiebel may treat your foot pain with:
Whatever the source of your foot pain, you can get relief at Park East Podiatry. Call Dr. Zwiebel’s helpful staff or use the online form to book an appointment at your convenience.