At offices in Great Neck and Floral Park, Dr. Lauren Schwartz leads a podiatric team that’s been keeping feet and ankles healthy for about 20 years.The office addresses general podiatry care for bunions, fractures, heel pain, neuromas, orthotics and diabetic foot care; patients can also opt for a bit of pampering: specially designed sterile pedicures keep toes relaxed and looking their best, and sterile manicures do the same for fingers. The foot facial gets skin ready for open-toed shoes and glass slippers.
Helmed by three experienced podiatrists, Dr. Joseph Burke, Dr. Erica Papathomas, and Dr. Scott Melamed, Cherrywood Foot Care Group’s exceptional staff has scored Long Island Press's Best of Long Island distinction two years running. Cherrywood Foot Care uses diagnostic ultrasound equipment, digital radiography, advanced fungus-removal lasers, and an onsite surgical facility to treat foot-related problems ranging from simple athlete’s foot, heel spurs, and ankle sprains to complex injuries acquired on the pro-hopscotch circuit.
Named one of Connecticut Magazine's Top Docs, Dr. Abraham Yale helms a team of nine doctors who treat cosmetic and structural foot problems. Sports-medicine specialists treat athletes' ankle injuries, and those who spend time on their feet can walk, run, and pogo-stick more comfortably with custom [orthotics] (http://gr.pn/JzE5nQ). Cheery planters and burnished leather chairs welcome patients into a glass-fronted waiting room.
At Sunrise Family Footcare, Dr. Marc Schumann works to treat and prevent podiatric ailments that range from sports injuries to flat feet. Surgery, orthotic inserts sculpted to support arches, and pain-relieving cortisone injections are a few treatment options available at the practice. Schumann and his team of specialists also wield lasers, correcting ingrown toenails or fungal growth.
With hundreds of locations across the country, Right Dental Group represents a collection of oral-health-care professionals who deliver a variety of quality dental services. The collective places an emphasis on relationship building—meaning patients can confess their most egregious toffee-apple trespasses while receiving a teeth scrubbing delivered with precision and understanding. Each of the dentists is prescreened for a consistent record of excellence and the ability to efficiently locate a cavity in a toothstack.
At Midtown Foot Doctors, Dr. Emmanuel Fuzaylov performs about 400 minimal-incision foot surgeries every year. With an artist's eye, he makes discreet cuts that heal quickly and don't show through glass slippers. After surgeries, he teaches patients range-of-motion exercises that get them waltzing again as soon as possible. Joined by a host of MRI machines, x-rays, and lasers, Dr. Fuzaylov treats pedal maladies such as bunions, hammertoe, tendinitis, and toenail fungus.
An injured foot can set off a chain reaction of pain in the body, affecting the back, knees, and hips. To help care for the 26 bones, 107 ligaments, and 19 muscles that make up the human foot, Dr. Lawrence Handler offers a variety of services. He treats all foot disorders including warts, athlete's foot, hammertoes, bunions, ingrown toenails, arch and heel pain. Dr. Handler also specializes in orthotics and custom molded shoes.