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Achilles Tendonitis

Achilles Tendon Rupture

Nabil Ebraheim, MD | Posted 10.31.2016 | Healthy Living
Nabil Ebraheim, MD

The Achilles tendon is the thickest and strongest tendon within the body; although occasionally it is exposed to stresses which make is susceptible to...

Everything You Need To Know About Ankle Pain And Ankle Injury

Nabil Ebraheim, MD | Posted 08.27.2016 | Healthy Living
Nabil Ebraheim, MD

Anatomy of the Ankle The ankle joint is made up of three bones: the tibia, the fibula, and the talus. The tibia is the major bone of the lower leg whi...

Athletes Beware -- Aches, Pains and Strains; How Did That Happen?

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 01.15.2012 | Sports
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

No matter what position you play injuries can occur while playing; in your shoulder, legs, ankles and feet. The questions are: How did it happen and when can I play?

Get in Athletic Position... Balls on the Ground!

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 11.13.2011 | Sports
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

Get in an athletic position! Get the balls of your feet on the ground! That is the cry infielders and outfielders should hear from their coaches when playing defense. In order to get into an athletic position you have to be able to move your feet quickly.

How to Keep Your Achilles Tendon in Good Health

Allen N. Wilkins, M.D. | Posted 10.02.2011 | Healthy Living
Allen N. Wilkins, M.D.

The Achilles is the biggest tendon in the body, and is crucial for all movements of the foot during walking, running and jumping.

Making Peace With Your Injuries

Posted 09.30.2011 | Healthy Living

By Deborah Dunham for I have a major frenemy in my life. And right now, we are definitely leaning more towards enemies than friends. ...

A Solution For Chronic Foot Pain

Dr. Robert A. Kornfeld | Posted 07.18.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Robert A. Kornfeld

In the world of foot problems, there are many repetitive stress and traumatic injuries that affect connective tissues, which can be responsible for chronic pain and disability in many patients.

High Heel Hangover: 6 Steps to Getting Back on Your Feet Fast

Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S. | Posted 06.05.2011 | Style
Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

It is no secret that high heels are 'bad' for your feet and over time they can cause all sorts of foot problems, but it's the day after wearing high heels that women can have major foot pain or discomfort.

Astoria Characters: The Pilates Performer

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Emma Bryant is an actress. She's not waiting on tables. She's not waiting for the big break. So far, what Emma has made happen are a theater production company and an in-home Pilates studio.