Patient Education

Our team of specialists and staff think informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well-being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you. Or, for a more comprehensive search of our entire website, enter your term(s) in the search bar provided.

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Go With The Flow
...A Doppler ultrasound may also be necessary...

Achilles Tendon Ruptures
...If there is any question about the severity of your injury, they may request additional tests such as an MRI or ultrasound to get a better look...

Neuromas
...Your podiatrist will likely take x-rays to rule out other causes of pain (such as stress fractures) or perform an ultrasound to see what’s happening in your soft tissues...

Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction PTTD
...Ultrasound therapy and exercises may help rehabilitate the tendon and muscle following immobilization...

Common Disorders of the Achilles Tendon
... Physical therapy may include strengthening exercises, soft-tissue massage/mobilization, gait and running re-education, stretching, and ultrasound therapy...

Flatfoot Adult Acquired
...Ultrasound therapy and exercises may help rehabilitate the tendon and muscle following immobilization...

Flatfoot Flexible
...Ultrasound therapy or other physical therapy modalities may be used to provide temporary relief...

Haglunds Deformity
... Physical therapy modalities, such as ultrasound, can help to reduce inflammation...

Hallux Rigidus Page
...Ultrasound therapy or other physical therapy modalities may be undertaken to provide temporary relief...

Peroneal Tendon Injuries
... Ice, heat, or ultrasound therapy may be used to reduce swelling and pain...

Sesamoid Injuries in the Foot
...The rehabilitation period following immobilization sometimes includes physical therapy, such as exercises (range-of-motion, strengthening, and conditioning) and ultrasound therapy...

Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction (PTTD)
...Ultrasound therapy and exercises may help rehabilitate the tendon and muscle following immobilization...

Common Disorders of the Achilles Tendon
... Physical therapy may include strengthening exercises, soft-tissue massage/mobilization, gait and running re-education, stretching, and ultrasound therapy...

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
... If DVT is suspected, the doctor will immediately send the patient to a vascular laboratory or a hospital for testing, which may include a blood test, Doppler ultrasound, venogram, MRI, or angiogram...

DVT (Deep Vein Thrombosis)
... If DVT is suspected, the doctor will immediately send the patient to a vascular laboratory or a hospital for testing, which may include a blood test, Doppler ultrasound, venogram, MRI, or angiogram...

Flatfoot-Adult Acquired
...Ultrasound therapy and exercises may help rehabilitate the tendon and muscle following immobilization...

Flatfoot-Flexible
...Ultrasound therapy or other physical therapy modalities may be used to provide temporary relief...

Flexible Flatfoot
...Ultrasound therapy or other physical therapy modalities may be used to provide temporary relief...

Haglund's Deformity
... Physical therapy modalities, such as ultrasound, can help to reduce inflammation...

Hallux Rigidus
...Ultrasound therapy or other physical therapy modalities may be undertaken to provide temporary relief...

Peroneal Tendon Injuries
... Ice, heat, or ultrasound therapy may be used to reduce swelling and pain...

Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction (PTTD)
...Ultrasound therapy and exercises may help rehabilitate the tendon and muscle following immobilization...

Pump Bump (Hallux Rigidus)
...Ultrasound therapy or other physical therapy modalities may be undertaken to provide temporary relief...

Sesamoid Injuries in the Foot
...The rehabilitation period following immobilization sometimes includes physical therapy, such as exercises (range-of-motion, strengthening, and conditioning) and ultrasound therapy...

Tarsal Coalition
...Physical therapy may include massage, range-of-motion exercises, and ultrasound therapy...

Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
... Ultrasound therapy, exercises, and other physical therapy modalities may be prescribed to reduce symptoms...