Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT): Five Reasons to Consider

At Kansas City Foot and Ankle, our doctors utilize ESWT to treat common foot and ankle conditions.  Let’s talk about five reasons to consider Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT). First, ESWT is commonly used to treat the following inflammatory conditions: Plantar Fasciitis (heel and arch pain) Achilles tendinitis Other tendinitis Joint pain and inflammation such […]

Will an Injection Stop My Bunion From Hurting?

  Bunion Pain – Cause We have many patients who come to see us due to terrible pain from a bunion that has developed on the side of their foot.  This prompts them to ask the question, “Will an injection stop my bunion from hurting?”  The pain associated with a bunion on your foot is […]

Neuroma – Many Treatment Options for Pain Relief

Why is it that women, in the face of all good sense and reason, insist on jamming their feet into shoes that don’t fit for the sake of fashion? The savage effects of high fashion on women’s feet are endless.   But wait guys, don’t stop reading just yet! Heels are not the only co-founder of […]