Many different diseases, deformities, biomechanical conditions, improper footwear, or injuries may cause foot pain. A systematic approach in evaluating the foot pain will expedite the diagnosis and treatment plans. Miguel Cunha, DPM, and the physicians at Gotham Footcare offer treatment for a variety of conditions causing foot pain. Patients can visit the offices in Downtown and Midtown Manhattan in New York.
The foot is a complex anatomical structure made up of many joints, ligaments, tendons, and sensitive nerve endings. There are many different diseases, deformities, biomechanical conditions, or injuries that can cause foot pain. But some of the most common complaints about foot pain include:
Arthritis can be a main concern for foot pain, particularly if the patient is diabetic. Many types of arthritis can that affect the joints, muscles, or bones in the feet. This can result in pain, stiffness, and swelling. Some possible arthritis-related problems that affect the feet include:
The first step in treating foot pain is to visit Dr. Cunha at Gotham Footcare for a proper evaluation. Dr. Cunha has studied the latest technology to deliver optimum service to each patient. Once the underlying cause of your foot pain is diagnosed a treatment plan can be developed to focus on your specific needs.
In an effort to minimize out-of-pocket expense, we participate with most managed care plans and insurance providers. For any questions regarding insurance, please contact our offices.
"Dr. Cunha is kind, takes the time to answer all my questions, and helps me find alternative solutions when my insurance doesn't cover what he first suggests."
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