For New York City patients dealing with Achilles tendonitis, doctors at Gotham Footcare can help.
Dr. Miguel Cunha, and the team of phycisians can work with patients to determine the underlying cause of the discomfort and craft a personalized treatment plan. Patients can visit the two convenient locations in Midtown and Downtown Manhattan, New York.
Achilles tendonitis is inflammation along the Achilles tendon. The Achilles tendon is the largest tendon in the body and is therefore susceptible to overuse injuries from running and jumping type exercises. It is responsible for plantarflexion of the ankle (causing the front of the foot to lower and lift the heel off the ground).
Most cases of Achilles Tendonitis can be treated conservatively with nonsurgical treatments, although it may take several months for symptoms to completely subside. This involves a number of modalities including:
Gotham Footcare prides itself on offering the latest minimally invasive surgical treatments. Three of the latest and most effective non-surgical and minimally invasive techniques include Shockwave Therapy also known as EPAT®(Extracorporeal Pulse Activation Technology), Tenex, and Regenerative Medicine injections.
At Gotham Footcare in NYC, we strive at recognizing your individual needs and desired outcomes while formulating an effective and personalized treatment plan with the highest quality care available.
What sets Gotham Footcare apart from other podiatry offices is our dedication to providing you with the education you need to make well-informed decisions regarding your care. Regardless of what your foot and ankle trouble may be, at Gotham Footcare our team will work tirelessly to help you feel better. At Gotham Footcare, we help you put your best foot forward.