Not even x-rays see all. Dr. Henry Slomowitz recognized this more than a decade ago, becoming an early adopter of diagnostic ultrasound, which can identify problems that a foot might normally hide from an x-ray. Diagnostic ultrasound is only the tip of the technological iceberg—aided by his staff of four, Dr. Slomowitz performs laser nail-fungus treatments and radio-frequency heel pain relief, among other advanced services.
Dr. Jonathan H. Margolin, DPM, AACFAS addresses an expansive assortment of orthopedic, skin, and nail issues. Before he opened shop in 2008, Dr. Margolin spread his energies among various practices, hospitals, and teaching institutions. Through these experiences, he developed and sharpened specialties in diabetic and special-needs care, sports injuries, orthotics, and disorders of the nail and skin. Today, at Teaneck Podiatry, he treats adults and children with the same enthusiasm and care, whether he's fitting a foot for custom orthotics or diagramming the wavelengths of light-up sneakers.:
Led by Dr. Hyun Joon Lee and Dr. Mariam Rahav, the staff of Scarsdale Integrative Family Medicine tend to patients in five areas: primary care, functional medicine, wellness services, nutritional services, and cosmetic services. The team, rounded out by a nutritionist, a licensed massage therapist, and a variety of fitness professionals, including a weight-lifting coach and personal trainer, works together to provide comprehensive care for patients, and encourages all visitors to speak openly with those providing them care.
Podiatrist Jay Mermelstein, D.P.M., who began caring for feet and ankles in 1989, diagnoses and treats pedal problems and rehabilitates patients under one roof. Working alongside an experienced staff, he addresses issues ranging from sprains to diabetes-related complications to Achilles tendonitis and ingrown toenails. Advanced diagnostic tools such as x-rays and ultrasounds work in tandem with treatments such as laser therapy, radio wave surgery, and whirlpool therapy. Dr. Mermelstein empowers patients to make informed decisions about their healthcare with extensive educational resources that demystify sports injuries, nail problems, and heel vulnerability in swift-footed Greeks. Same-day appointments are available.
Led by their founder, Dr. Greg Khaimov, the doctors at Foot and Ankle Center of Fort Lee keep patrons' feet fit for locomotion. Services sweep the spectrum of foot-related maladies, including hammertoes, bunions, and toes that loudly cry "wee wee wee" all the way home. Advanced devices also help treat tricky chromic problems: extracorporeal shock wave therapy alleviates heel pain and high-powered lasers kill stubborn toe fungus.