Your Achilles tendon is the strongest and largest tendon in the body, but even it can rupture if it is overstressed or due to microtearing over decades of movement. Achilles tendon injuries have increased over the last 30 years, and researchers have become more interested in what life is like after an Achilles tendon rupture. […]
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From the Blog
Charcot arthropathy is a condition that involves inflammatory damage to the foot, and left untreated, it can lead to a potential foot deformity. It is not all that common, but that doesn’t mean you should ignore symptoms, especially if you’re diabetic. Below, we take a closer look at the causes, symptoms and treatment options for […]
Whether you’re a professional or trying out ballet for the first time, dancing can take a huge toll on your feet and ankles. Previous research has shown the more than half of surveyed dancers have reported a foot or ankle injury at some point in their life, and considering the circumstances, it’s honestly surprising that […]
After several ankle sprains I went in to see Dr. Silverman. He explained that my ligaments were damaged and things would only get worse unless I had surgery to correct the issue. Dr. Silverman solved all of my problems, and got me back to 100%. If you need surgery, get it before your injuries get worse. Dr. Silverman is a great surgeon – he will take good care of you!
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