Are you looking for painless bunion surgery in Mission Viejo area? Bunion removal must be performed by an experienced foot doctor to avoid complications. Dr. Matt Ahmadi is a leading Foot Doctor in Mission Viejo California with over 20 years of experience.
Ankle sprains occurs during a sudden sideways motion, a twist, or a misstep. When your foot lands off balance, muscles may give way, allowing the ankle joint to move too far.
WHY YOUR CHILDREN’S FEET CARE IS IMPORTANT? Having strong, healthy feet allows your child to walk, run and play. If your children’s feet form correctly, certain types of back and leg pain can be avoided later in life. Exams of the feet and ankles ensure that your child’s bones are growing correctly. Your doctor can also make sure that your child is walking right. This helps prevent some future foot problems. And if a problem does arise, it can be handled early – When it is easiest to treat.
Corns & Calluses
Corns and calluses are your body’s response to friction or pressure against the skin. If your foot rubs inside your shoe, the affected area of skin thickens. Or if a bone is not in the normal position, skin caught between bone and shoe or bone and ground builds up. In either case, the outer layer of skin thickens to protect the foot from unusual pressure. In many cases, corns and calluses look bad but are not harmful.
The plantar fascia is a ligament-like band running from your heel to the ball of your foot.
Increasingly, custom insoles and orthotics have become standard equipment for elite athletes in many sports including running, triathlon, skiing, football, rugby, tennis, squash, hockey, lacrosse, cycling as well as for everyday and work use.
Foot Arthritis Treatment
Degenerative arthritis is a condition that slowly wears away joints. In the beginning, you may notice that the affected joint seems stiff. It may even ache. As the joint lining (cartilage) breaks down, the bones rub against each other, causing pain and swelling.
Ganglion Cyst Removal
Characterized by a sac filled with a jelly-like liquid, a ganglion cyst forms on a tendon or joint and forms a lump or knot that sits below the skin’s surface. Doctors don’t know exactly what causes ganglion cysts, but they might form as a result of trauma to your foot.
Sports Medicine Specialist
As a sports medicine specialist in Orange County, Dr. Matt Ahmadi of Orange County Foot & Ankle sees a lot of orthopedic injuries related to sports participation or overuse. Foot and ankle injuries for these types of patients are very common and can range from a minor ankle sprain to a broken foot and nearly everything in between. These injuries can require treatments such as therapy, braces, custom foot orthotics, and more.
Best Fungal Nail Treatment
Dr. Matt Ahmadi of Orange County Foot and Ankle provides patients with the best fungal nail treatment available today. The best treatment depends on your overall health and the progression of the infection, but can include medications or surgical intervention.
Cold Laser Therapy
Cold laser therapy is a non-invasive treatment that penetrates deep into the skin and works to restore cellular function that has been damaged by an injury.
PRP Injection For Foot and Ankle
Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) It has been used to treat tendon, ligament, cartilage and bone injuries, as well as arthritis. Around the foot and ankle PRP is used for treatment of tendon and ligament injuries such as plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendon and ankle ligament injuries. PRP injection for foot and ankle is relatively new procedures but have proven to be an effective procedure for many patients suffering from foot and ankle injuries and/or pain.