From routine checkups, to treatments for surgery, Dr Anania is equipped to handle
all your podiatric needs. To help you understand your options, we’ve included
descriptions of some of our leading services on this page.
•Arthritic Foot & Ankle Care
•Geriatric Foot Care
Ankle sprains are caused by an unnatural twisting or force on the ankle bones of
the foot, often resulting in one or more ligaments on the outside of the ankle to be
stretched or torn. If not properly treated, ankle sprains could develop into long-
Bunions are misaligned big toe joints that can become swollen and tender,
causing the first joint of the big toe to slant outward, and the second joint to angle
toward the other toes.
Flat feet are a common condition. In infants and toddlers, the longitudinal arch is
not developed and flat feet are normal. The arch develops in childhood, and by
adulthood, most people have developed normal arches..
Hammertoe is a deformity of the second, third or fourth toes. In this condition, the
toe is bent at the middle joint, resembling a hammer. Left untreated, hammertoes
can become inflexible and require surgery.
Diabetes and Your Feet
With a diabetic foot, a wound as small as a blister from wearing a shoe that's too
tight can cause a lot of damage. Diabetes decreases blood flow, so injuries are
slow to heal.Read More...
Plantar fasciitis (or heel pain) is commonly traced to an inflammation on the
bottom of the foot. Our practice can evaluate arch pain, and may prescribe
customized shoe inserts called orthoses to help alleviate the pain. Read More...
Corns and calluses are protective layers of compacted, dead skin cells. They are
caused by repeated friction from skin rubbing against bony areas or against an
irregularity in a shoe. Corns ordinarily form on the toes and calluses on the soles
of the feet.
A chronic infection caused by various types of fungus, Athlete's foot is often
spread in places where people go barefoot such as public showers or swimming