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Patient Education

Our team of specialists 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.

As always, you can contact our office to answer any questions or concerns.

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Our Services
...Rubin treats the following: ACUTE GOUT (GOUT ATTACKS) AGE RELATED FLAT FEET ANKLE INJURIES ARTHRITIS IN FOOT AND ANKLE ATHLETE'S FOOT BLISTERS BROKEN BONES BUNION / BUNIONETTE BURNING, TINGLING, (PINS & NEEDLES PAIN) CALLUSES CORNS CURLED OR CONTRACTED TOES DEEP SKIN CRACKS DEFORMED NAILS DIABETIC FOOT CARE DIAGNOSE VASCULAR DISEASE DISCOLORED NAILS DROPPED METATARSALS FISSURES FLAT FEET FOREIGN BODY IN FOOT FRACTURES FUNGUS NAILS GANGLION AND OTHER DEEP CYSTS HAGLUND'S DEFORMITY (POSTERIOR HEEL BUMP) HALLUX RIGIDUS (STIFF BIG TOE JOINT) HAMMERTOES HEEL PAIN HEEL SPURS INFECTIONS IN FEET INGROWN NAILS ITCHY FEET MORTON'S NEUROMA NERVE PROBLEMS (OF THE FOOT) NEUROPATHY PAINFUL DEAD SKIN BUILDUP PAINFUL NAILS PAIN IN BOTTOM OF FEET PERIPHERAL NEUROPATHY PLANTAR FASCIITIS POSTERIOR TIBIAL TENDON DYSFUNCTION PROTRUDING BONE AT BASE OF BIG TOE SEVERE DRY SKIN SHARP SHOOTING PAIN SLOW HEALING FOOT WOUNDS SPRAINS STIFF BIG TOE STRESS FRACTURES TENDONITIS OF THE FOOT THICKENED NAILS TRAUMA ULCERS WARTS (HANDS AND FEET) Podiatry services also include: ANKLE BRACES ANKLE-FOOT ORTHOTICS (AFO) DIABETIC SHOES MEDICINE PRESCRIPTION FOOT ORTHOTICS REMOVABLE CASTS Contracted Lesser Toes: Dr...

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)...