Sports Medicine Treatment of Your Foot or Ankle Injury
Sports medicine injury treatment of a foot injury, ankle injury (often an ankle sprain), heel injury or toe injury is a big part of friendly, our award-winning podiatry practice (we have been honored with earning “Best Podiatrist” from the Post-Tribune and “Best of the Region” from the NWI Times ten times!). Our foot and ankle doctors (podiatrists) at our Northwest Indiana podiatrist office know the value of regular exercise and competitive sports and athletics. BTW, read patient reviews by clicking here.
Incidentally, Dr. Nirenberg or “Dr. Mike” as patients call him, has helped law enforcement, including the FBI, on homicide cases involving foot-related evidence (such as footprints) and gait analysis. His foot and ankle expertise has been sought by numerous media, including USA Today, the Wall Street Journal, WBBM radio and FOX News (click here to read more news).To read Dr. Nirenberg’s CV click here.
Dr. Nirenberg or “Dr. Mike” as patients call him, our premier foot and ankle doctor, loves treating sports medicine injury of the heel, foot or ankle in athletes. Foot and ankle injury problems our podiatrists (foot and ankle doctors) provide treatment for ranges from people with a running injury to children with an ankle sprain to the proverbial “weekend warrior” who needs treatment for a foot or ankle injury, sprain or foot or ankle pain.
Dr. Nirenberg exercises on a regular basis and knows first-hand how important it is to keep people’s foot and ankles healthy — so you can keep moving! Whether you are just walking the dog, jogging or running on the treadmill or performing in a competitive sport, such as baseball, basketball, soccer, gymnastics, track, tennis or football or simply walking or hiking, our foot and ankle doctors know how vital exercise is to you and your overall health. Dr. Nirenberg and our entire Northwest Indiana podiatrist practice (foot and ankle doctor practice) strives to give you the very best sports medicine treatment (heel, foot or ankle treatment) to resolve your sports medicine foot or ankle injury (or foot or ankle sprain or ankle fracture) as fast as possible–and keep you on your feet.
At Friendly Foot Care, our podiatric physicians (foot and ankle doctors) provide treatment of sports medicine problems of the heel, foot and ankle in athletes of all ages, from children to seniors. Women’s Adventure Magazine, the Canadian Medical Association Journal and Martha Stewart’s Whole Living Magazine have sought Dr. Nirenberg’s sports medicine expertise.
Many of our sports medicine foot and ankle pain or foot and ankle injury patients are competitive athletes, while others are simply people who want to walk, jog or run for good health. So if you are pro-athlete with an ankle sprain or weekend warrior, our foot and ankle doctors can provide expert treatment for your sports medicine ankle injury or sports foot injury or other foot or ankle problem.
Each foot and ankle doctor in our podiatry practice know show a painful ankle sprain or twisted ankle or other ankle injury (or foot injury) can lay you up and they will work to get you back to your favorite sport quickly. Our podiatrist office (foot and ankle doctor office) will use a variety of treatment options to provide treatment for your foot or ankle injury or foot or ankle pain, including custom foot orthotics, braces, injections, medication, surgery and physical therapy.
Our podiatrists also provide steroid or cortisone injections for some types of foot and ankle pain and problems. Heel pain is often treated with an injection of cortisone (a steroid) or as people say they need “a shot” to alleviate their pain and get them back to their activity. Injections are a common treatment for plantar fasciitis, tendonitis, arthritis and heel spur pain or heel spur syndrome.
Our podiatrist office (foot and ankle doctor office) offers treatment for people with a sports foot and ankle injury (including ankle sprain) from all of Northwest Indiana (Lake County or Porter County). If you are looking for a foot or ankle doctor or podiatrist in Valparaiso, or podiatrist in Gary, Merrillville, podiatrist in Schererville, podiatrist in Dyer, Winfield, podiatrist in St. John, podiatrist in Highland, Portage, Chesterton, podiatrist in Cedar Lake, podiatrist in Griffith, Lowell, Wheatfield, Hobart, podiatrist in Hammond, Munster, Lafayette, Michigan City, East Chicago and Valparaiso, or even Chicago, call us today at (219)663-2273!
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