A bunionectomy is a surgery used to remove a painful bump on the toe called a bunion. Bunions are normally caused by …..
An endoscopic plantar fasciotomy is a surgery used to treat plantar fasciitis. Plantar fasciitis is a disorder that causes pain in your heel and the bottom of your foot. The plantar fascia is tissue located on the bottom of your foot.
When it becomes inflamed due to injury, infection or being over used, pain will occur. In the endoscopic plantar fasciotomy, the surgeon will make a small incision in the skin of your foot, and insert a thin tube. The tube is then used to see and release the fascia.
The procedure should relieve the pain caused by plantar fasciitis.
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Dharmesh Bhakta, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.
Dr. Bhakta completed his undergraduate work at the University of California at Riverside, majoring in Biochemistry with a minor in Mathematics. He then pursued his podiatric medical degree at the California School of Podiatric Medicine in San Francisco, California and received his degree in 2000. Read More
Shae Paschal, D.P.M., A.A.C.F.A.S
Dr. Paschal completed his undergraduate work at the University of Texas at Arlington, where he received his bachelor’s degree in Biology. He then moved to south Florida, where he completed his medical training at Barry University’s School of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery. Read More
Jacob Jasper, D.P.M., A.A.C.F.A.S.
Dr. Jasper completed his undergraduate training at Arizona State University in Tempe, Az. He graduated Cum Laude in 2010 with a Bachelor’s degree in Biological Science. Read More