What are Bunions? A bunion—also called Hallux Valgus—is a bump that appears inside the foot, around the metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint (near the big toe). This bump is actually a bone protruding towards the inside of the big foot. Left untreated, bunions can cause sever pain and
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Your Local Podiatrist in Worcester, MA
We would like to extend a very warm welcome to you from Central Massachusetts Foot Specialists Inc, in Worcester, MA. At our practice you will find a positive and friendly staff ready to serve you in all of your podiatric needs. Giving our patients the very best in foot-care is our goal, which we aim to achieve through a gentle and caring atmosphere, a highly trained staff, and innovative techniques. Whether you have been suffering from foot or ankle issues for a long time or if you have a new injury that is causing you pain, we can ensure you comfort and satisfaction.
Here at Central Massachusetts Foot Specialists Inc we are committed to giving you and your family both quality and complete care. We will help to identify your foot and ankle needs and then work together with you on an individual basis to develop a treatment plan to achieve these common goals. You can trust our years of experience and specialized services with your foot health.
We believe informed patients are better prepared to make decisions about their health and well-being; therefore, we encourage you to stop by, meet us, and see the office so that you feel better informed about both our practice and our treatments. In addition, feel free to browse our website to get to know us and learn more about our staff and comprehensive services. You’ll find a great deal of worthwhile information on the rest of our web site in regards to foot health, treatments, problems and diagnoses. Please take time to review this information to help you better understand any foot or ankle health concerns you may face.
We strive to provide all of our patients with exceptional care in a relaxed environment to keep you moving on healthy feet! Please call or email us if you have any questions. We are here to help!
What Are Orthotics? Custom-made orthotics are medical shoe inserts that support and gently reposition the heel, arch, muscles, ligaments, tendons, and bones in the feet. Orthotics enable the structures in the foot to work together as nature intended, making each step pain-free. Unlike over-the-counter shoe inserts,
People with diabetes are much more likely to suffer nerve damage, circulation problems, and infections—all problems that directly affect the feet. The lack of feeling and poor blood flow caused by poor diabetes management can allow a small blister or wound to progress into a serious
What is a Heel Spur? A heel spur is calcium deposit located underneath the heel that causes small pieces of bone to protrude. Pain associated with heel spurs is often confused with another condition called plantar fasciitis—which refers to inflammation in plantar fascia ligament. A heel