Callus 101: Causes, Prevention and Treatment

15
Sep 2021
Foot Callus 101: Causes, Prevention and Treatment Foot calluses, or rough patches of skin found on the ball, heels or small toes, is a normal occurrence for most people. Caused by compression and friction, foot calluses are your body’s way of protecting the skin underneath from irritation and pressure. Though calluses are a normal occurrence [...]
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Plantar Fasciitis

Balance Foot & Ankle - Plantar Fasciitis
06
Apr 2021
Plantar fasciitis is an inflammation of the thick piece of tissue that runs under your foot. This tissue, called the plantar fascia, can become inflamed if you have high or low arches, are wearing the wrong shoes for you, or from injury or overuse. Over time, continuing physical activities, like running and dancing, or constant [...]
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Daily Stretches To Prevent Plantar Fasciitis

Balance Foot & Ankle - Plantar Fasciitis
31
Mar 2021

If you’re waking up with a stabbing pain in the heel of your foot with your first steps, you could be among the more than 2 million Americans with plantar fasciitis. There are many times in which discomfort from plantar fasciitis occurs, especially during long periods of walking, standing or running. Sometimes, even wearing the […]

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Bunions

Balance Foot & Ankle - Plantar Fasciitis
06
Mar 2021
Bunions are bony bumps that develop on the joint of the big toe. Because they progress slowly over time, bunions may only cause occasional or mild discomfort initially. As they progress, they can begin to affect your daily routine, making it challenging to do normal tasks. The pain is usually made worse by pressure from [...]
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Harnessing Your Body’s Natural Defenses

Balance Foot & Ankle - PRP
03
Jul 2020
Regenerative MedicineAutologous Platelet Rich Plasma (A-PRP) Therapy In recent years, doctors have learned that the body has the ability to heal itself. Autologous platelet rich plasma (A-PRP) therapy is a form of regenerative medicine that can harness your body's own natural growth factors your body uses to heal tissue. At Balance, this method is used [...]
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Technology for a Better Patient Experience

Balance Foot & Ankle - Running
02
Jul 2020
Technology that EmpowersVisualize Joint Injuries without an MRI Following the patient-centered philosophy, Balance Foot & Ankle recently invested in new technology to offer patients greater choice in their medical care. Most people that suffer from joint pain may assume that an MRI is required to view an injury. However, Balance now offers technology solution at [...]
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A Note of Reassurance

Balance Foot & Ankle - COVID-19 Coronavirus
01
Jul 2020
COVID-19 Precautions and Patient Safety The health, safety and well-being of our patients, visitors, employees, and our community is top priority. As a medical facility, we already adhere to strict practices and policies of cleaning and sanitation daily. Given the current situation, we are taking additional steps to be extra vigilant and keep our office [...]
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BarkingDogShoes.com Guest Column: The Podiatrist is in! Meet Dr. Jennifer Prezioso

Balance Foot & Ankle
23
Oct 2017
Have you ever found yourself, at the end of an evening, thinking of nothing other than getting home and switching out your gorgeous-but-painful pair of shoes in exchange for an old pair of slippers that has seen better days but never lets you down? If yes, then pull up a chair, have a seat, and [...]
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Balance Now Offers Video Visits!

31
Jul 2017

While we love to see you in our office, we realize it’s not always convenient to do so. Video visits allow you to receive the same quality care as you do in the clinic, without taking time off work or finding a sitter to see us. It’s easy to get started. Next time you’re in […]

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