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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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Our Santa Clarita Office
...Some of the on site features we offer: Full service X-Ray facilities LASER equipment Endoscopy equipment Lower Extremity Open MRI Physical Therapy equipment Heat Ultrasound Electrical Stimulation Infrared Light Therapy Massage Fluoroscan Motion equipment Diagnostic Ultrasound Computerized Infrared Digital Foot Scan Our Staff Friendly, accommodating staff Prompt scheduling, same day appointments available Certified podiatric medical assistants Licensed physical therapists on staff Fully computerized and electronic insurance claim submission for patient convenience

Our Services
...   Achilles Tendonitis Ankle Instability Ankle Sprain Arthritic Foot & Ankle Care Athlete's Foot Bunions Calluses Corns Crush Injuries Diabetic Foot Digital Infrared Laser Foot Scan Flat Feet Fluoroscan Fungus Toenails Geriatric Foot Care Radial Shock Wave Therapy Medi Foot Spa Treatment Sandalistas Anodyne Laser Light Therapy Hammertoes Heel Spur Infections Ingrown Nails Injuries Laser Light Anodyne Therapy Metatarsalgia Neuromas Plantar Fasciitis Poor Circulation Warts Wounds Sports Medicine Foot & Ankle Surgery Physical Therapy Diagnostic Ultrasound AETREX Diabetic What sets us apart We offer Stem Cell & Platelet Injections to prevent surgery! We have over a 95% success rate! We offer Physical Therapy and Rehab Get properly fitted with the right shoes for your foot type! We are official distributors of Asics Tennis shoes! We offer non invasive cutting edge treatment to reverse Diabetic Neuropathy! We provide Diabetic Shoes, all Diabetics are eligible for 1 pair of shoes every calander year by Medicare! Our office offers vitamin IV Infusions known as a Myer's Cocktail that enhances your physical & mental well being! Dr...

Our Staff
...in Biochemistry, California State University Chico, Chico, CA Primary Podiatric Medical Residency at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in affiliation with Cornell University, New York Surgical Training at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA Surgical Residency at Midway Hospital, Los Angeles, CA Memberships: The American College of Foot & Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine The American College of Sports Medicine The American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine Surgery CenterAffiliations: Town Center Surgery, Valencia, CA Starpoint Surgery Center, Studio City, CA Licensure: California Medical License  Other: Certified in Extracorporal Shockwave Therapy of the Foot and Ankle Certified in Anodyne Diabetic Wound Care Therapy Medical Director for Valencia Medical Group Chief of Podiatry for Town Center Surgery Team Physician for Valencia High School Medical Consultant for Spectrum Health Club Sports Medicine Columnist with Black Belt Magazine Sports Medicine Advisor for Joe Weider and Muscle & Fitness Magazine   Staff Our office staff consists of Physical Therapy Aides, Podiatric Technicians and Medical Assistants We are pleased to announce that our office includes a General Practitioner and Chiropractic Care...

Testimonials
...com Platelet Injection for Plantar Fasciitis (Heel Pain) This patient was suffering from chronic heel pain and cortisone shots, physical therapy and custom insoles were not helping it get better...

Bunions
...- Physical TherapyOften used to provide relief of the inflammation and from bunion pain...

Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction (PTTD)
... Physical therapy...

Accessory Navicular Syndrome
... Physical therapy...

Common Disorders of the Achilles Tendon
... Physical therapy...

Achilles Tendon Rupture
... Physical Therapy  Whether an Achilles tendon rupture is treated surgically or non-surgically, physical therapy is an important component of the healing process...

Chronic Ankle Instability
...Non-surgical treatment may include: Physical therapy...

Ankle Pain
... Initial treatment may consist of rest, ice, elevation, and immobilization, but may also include nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) such as ibuprofen, physical therapy, and cortisone injection...

Ankle Sprain
... Early physical therapy...

Bone Healing
...  Once the bone is adequately healed, physical therapy often plays a key role in rehabilitation...

Calcaneal Apophysitis (Sever's Disease)
... Physical therapy...

Fractures of the Calcaneus (Heel Bone Fractures)
... Rehabilitation  Whether the treatment for a calcaneal fracture has been surgical or non-surgical, physical therapy often plays a key role in regaining strength and restoring function...

Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy
... In some cases, the patient may also undergo physical therapy to help reduce balance problems or other symptoms...

Drop Foot
...Treatment may include use of braces, physical therapy, and electrical nerve stimulation...

Equinus
... Physical therapy...

Flatfoot-Adult Acquired
... Physical therapy...

Flatfoot-Flexible
... Physical therapy...

Flatfoot-Pediatric
... Physical therapy...

Flexible Flatfoot
... Physical therapy...

Foot Drop
...Treatment may include use of braces, physical therapy, and electrical nerve stimulation...

Fractures of the Calcaneus (Heel Bone Fractures)
... Rehabilitation  Whether the treatment for a calcaneal fracture has been surgical or non-surgical, physical therapy often plays a key role in regaining strength and restoring function...

Fracture-Toe
...Physical therapy, exercises and rehabilitation may be included in a schedule for return to normal activities...

Haglund's Deformity
... Physical therapy...

Hallux Rigidus
... Physical therapy...

Heel Bone Fractures
... Rehabilitation  Whether the treatment for a calcaneal fracture has been surgical or non-surgical, physical therapy often plays a key role in regaining strength and restoring function...

Heel Pain (Plantar Fasciitis)
... Physical therapy...

Lisfranc Injuries
... Physical therapy...

Osteoarthritis of the Foot and Ankle
... Physical therapy...

Pediatric Flatfoot
... Physical therapy...

Peripheral Neuropathy: Diabetic
... In some cases, the patient may also undergo physical therapy to help reduce balance problems or other symptoms...

Peroneal Tendon Injuries
... Physical therapy...

Plantar Fasciitis
... Physical therapy...

Plantar Fibroma
... Physical therapy...

Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction (PTTD)
... Physical therapy...

Pump Bump (Hallux Rigidus)
... Physical therapy...

Sesamoid Injuries in the Foot
... Physical therapy...

Talar Dome Lesion
... Physical therapy...

Tarsal Coalition
... Physical therapy...

Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
... Physical therapy...

Toe and Metatarsal Fractures (Broken Toes)
...Physical therapy, exercises and rehabilitation may be included in a schedule for return to normal activities...

Weak Ankles
...   Treatment for weak ankles usually includes physical therapy and bracing...