Regenerative Medicine for Plantar Fasciitis and Heel Pain

Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common conditions seen in my practice. This is characterized by pain on the bottom of the heel. Pain can be quite significant with the first few steps of the day and then decrease as the foot warms up. As activity persists throughout the day, pain in the heel … Read more

Achilles Tendonitis Treatment in Alexandria, VA

Achilles Tendon Treatment

The Achilles tendon connects your calf muscle to your heel and is the largest tendon in your body. It is the muscle you use to walk, jump, run, and stand on your toes. Achilles tendonitis happens when the tendon is stressed, irritated, and becomes inflamed. It can occur from overuse and general degeneration. District Foot … Read more

Skin grafting for chronic foot, ankle and leg ulcers

Grafix-Example-Traumatic-leg-wound

A chronic foot, ankle or leg ulcer is one that fails to heal by 50% over a 4 week period. There are many reasons why an ulcer may not heal. Your doctor needs to make sure there is no infection and there is adequate blood flow into and out of the leg and foot. Smoking … Read more