Now accepting Telehealth appointments. Schedule a virtual visit.

What are growing pains?

There are many cases among children and teenagers that experience pains in their lower extremities that may cause malalignment problems as well. 

What causes these growing pains?

What are common symptoms?

Diagnosis:

Treatment: 

We, United Foot and Ankle, strive to give our patients the best treatment options. If you or any loved ones are experiencing similar symptoms, please feel free to contact our office at (732) 979-2035. We are located in East Brunswick, Keyport, Perth Amboy, and Bayonne. We look forward to seeing you. 

 

You Might Also Enjoy...

What is Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome?

Tarsal tunnel syndrome is a condition due to repeated pressure that causes damage on the posterior tibial nerve. The tibial nerve runs from the leg down into the feet.

Arthritis in Foot and Ankles

Development of this condition can cause inflammation in and around the joints. Overtime the wear and tear on the 'cushion' between the joints can deteriorate.

Nail Disorders

Most of the time people forget the importance and role of nail beds. Their protective role serves to bear the brunt of daily activities whether that is walking, running, wearing shoes, and playing sports.

Sprained Ankle

This injury usually happens when you roll, twist, or turn you ankle at an awkward position. This can cause a stretch or tear in the ligaments that hold the ankle bones together.

Morton's Neuroma

This condition causes a thickening of the tissue around one of the nerves leading to your toes. This happens usually between the third and fourth toes.