Patient Education

Our team of specialists and staff believe that 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 Web site, enter your term(s) in the search bar provided.

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... Achilles Tendon Ankle Instability Ankle Sprains Arthritic Foot & Ankle Care Athletes Foot Bunions Calluses Corns Crush Injuries Diabetic Foot Care Flat Feet Fracture Fungus Toenails Geriatric Foot Care Hammertoes Heel Spurs Ingrown Toenails Injuries Neuromas Orthotics  Heel Pain/Plantar Fasciitis Shockwave Therapy Toenail Laser Fungus Treatment Warts Board Certified Foot Surgeons Pediatric Foot Care   Board Certified by 3 boards: American Board of Podiatric Surgery American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics American Board of Primary Podiatric Medicine Ankle Sprains Ankle sprains are caused by an unnatural twisting or force on the ankle bones of the foot, often resulting in one or more ligaments on the outside of the ankle to be stretched or torn...

Heel Spur Management and Treatment - Brooklyn Podiatrist - Joseph Stuto, DPM
...However, heel spurs may also develop even without plantar fasciitis...

How to Deal With Heel Pain
...Plantar fasciitis can also lead to heel spurs, which are calcium deposits that build up on the bottom of the heel...

Non-surgical Treatments for Heel Spurs and Plantar Fasciitis
Are you suffering from heel spurs and/or plantar fasciitis...

5 Common Causes of Heel Pain
...Heel Spur Heel spurs are pointed bony outgrowths on the heel bone...

Moving and Grooving Feet
...Many patients end up with bunions, heel spurs and other problems while moving around I them...

Dealing with Corns and Calluses
... At Joseph Stuto, DPM, we treat a variety of foot and ankle conditions such as ankle sprains, athlete’s foot, heel spurs, hammertoes, skin problems, and toe deformities...

How to Treat an Ingrown Toenail
...At Joseph Stuto, DPM, we treat a range of foot and ankle conditions such as hammertoes, fungal infections, skin problems, arthritis, and heel spurs...

The Right Shoes for Bunions
...Whether you have arthritis, sprains, bunions, flat feet, fungal infections, diabetic foot, neuromas, heel spurs or warts, our experienced podiatrist can help defeat all your foot and ankle problems and maintain optimal foot health...

What is a Podiatrist?
...   Treat conditions such as: bone disorders, bunions, corns, calluses, cysts, heel spurs, infections, ingrown nails, and plantar fasciitis...

Overview of Foot and Ankle Problems
... Heel Spurs—growths of bone on the underside, forepart of the heel bone...

General Statistics
... Heel spurs - growths of bone on the underside, forepart of the heel bone...

Spurs
... Heel spurs refer specifically to bone spurs in the heel...

Ultrasound
... Heel spurs or plantar fasciitis...

Physical Therapy
...Heel spurs, bursitis, plantar fasciitis, bunions, corns and calluses, as well as many post-operative surgical conditions, respond well to physical therapy...

Fitness And Your Feet
... The following are common ailments caused by improper foot care during exercise: Athlete's foot; Blisters; Corns and calluses; and Heel pain (including heel spurs)...