Articles about heel pain

The Rocker Sole Revolution: Do Toning Shoes Really Deliver?

Footworks Dec 2010 By Dr Alexandra Buk The Rocker Sole Revolution: Do Toning Shoes Really Deliver? The latest mega-trend in walking shoes has become a resounding commercial success. The rocker-sole, or so-called toning shoe, includes such brands as Skechers Shape-ups, MBT and Reebok EasyTone. The shoes promise to be more comfortable than traditional athletic shoes. […]

There Is Hope For Heel Pain

By Alexandra Buk, D.P.M. “I have heel pain” is a comment that I, as a podiatric Physician, hear every day. Patients complain that their heels and arches ache when they get out of bed in the morning, or after they’ve been sitting for a while and get back on their feet again. Heel pain, most […]

All About Achilles

By Dr Alexandra Buk The Achilles tendon is the strongest tendon in the body, and it is located in one of the most overused and under-appreciated body parts – the foot. Because the foot is subjected to great amounts of stress every day (while walking the pressure on each foot can be twice normal body […]

Radiofrequency Therapy for Chronic Heel Pain: A new procedure for treating heel pain

* A NEW PROCEDURE FOR TREATING HEEL PAIN * Radiofrequency Therapy is a new podiatry procedure for treating chronic heel pain, available through the Arkansas Foot & Ankle Clinic. You may be a candidate if you suffer from: Heel spurs Plantar fasciitis Nerve entrapment Minimal results from cortisone injections This effective new treatment is available […]

About the Arkansas Foot & Ankle Clinic

The Arkansas Foot and Ankle Clinic, established in 1966, is the largest and most comprehensive provider of lower extremity care in central Arkansas. All of our surgeons are board certified and work toward the common goal of providing the highest standard of care for your family. We treat the entire spectrum of foot and ankle […]

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