Ankle Sprains Explained by a Foot Doctor

Ankle Sprains – Best Practices for Proper Healing All it takes is stepping on uneven ground, or landing from a jump awkwardly, and you experience a searing pain in your ankle and are unable to put weight on your foot. Ankle sprains are just one of the many types...

North Andover Heel Pain Center

Why Us? Have you been experiencing heel pain recently? There is no reason to worry, because heel pain is a common problem for many people. At our office, heel pain comprises 40% of what we treat. As a result, we have developed a heel pain center to meet all of your...

Custom Orthotics in North Andover

When Should You Consider Buying Custom-Made Orthotics? There is an age-old debate about which are better for your feet, custom-made orthotics or over-the-counter shoe inserts. Each serves their purpose in making your feet more comfortable. However, custom orthotics...

Bunion Treatment in Haverhill, MA

Bunions: A Bump on the Side of the Foot If you have a bump on the side of the foot along with toe pain, you might be suffering from bunions. This is a very common condition, especially among women. A bunion can be frustrating, because it can be painful to wear certain...

Professional Shoe Fitting – by Foot Doctor Wachtel

Professional Shoe Fitting for a Perfect Fit Your footwear is one of the most important aspects of good foot care. Getting a professional shoe fitting is one of the best things you can do for your feet. Your shoes take you where you want to go and support your feet...

What are Orthopedic Shoes?

When to Buy Orthopedic Shoes Orthopedic shoes may not be for everyone. Sometimes a simple tweak in the shoes you currently wear is all you need. However, they can also provide long-sought relief from pain and regained mobility for those with significant foot issues....

Bunionette Treatment Lowell, MA

Bunionettes: Little Bumps—Big Problems A bunionette may sound like something cute and small, but really it’s just the cousin of the bunion, which is found on the big toe. This condition develops on the little toe. These foot deformities may cause you great pain,...