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Nicholas Tumminello
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Nassau County's Foot & Ankle Specialist
Nassau County's Foot & Ankle Specialist

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Tired of living with #heelpain ? Learn about #shockwavetherapy

When you’re having heel pain, you’ll try anything to get rid of the pain. One technique that is rapidly gaining popularity today is shockwave therapy for heel pain. This therapy works on the proven theory that creating micro-trauma on a cellular level…
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Here's proof the #laser treatment for #toenailfungus can work for you.

When you glance down at your feet, do you see a series of yellow and white blotches on your bare toenails? Have the edges of those nails seemingly thickened over the last few weeks? Do they have rough edges and emit a funky odor, especially when you try…
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Patients with diabetes who have foot complications may be at greater risk for cognitive impairment. This is the conclusion of a study by researchers from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in Israel.

Study coauthor Dr. Rachel Natovich, a Ben-Gurion University PhD graduate, and colleagues presented their findings at the American Diabetes Association’s 75th Scientific Sessions in Boston, MA, earlier this year. One of the most severe complications of…
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Care for the feet

Dr Nagabhushan, Dec 5, 2015 Diabetes miletus, commonly known as diabetes, is a metabolic disease that is caused due to rise in the blood sugar levels. It is fast gaining the status of a potential epidemic in India, with more than 62 million individuals…
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Your Feet Are Just As Important

Your feet are probably the last part of your body that you think about until they start hurting. They are too important to overlook. They absorb the impact of your full body weight with every step, keeping you balanced and upright. However, there are some…
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Your 10 Biggest Walking Pains, Solved

We all know that walking is the safest, easiest form of exercise, so why should you bother reading up on the risks? Because left ignored, an innocent foot pain or leg pain can become a chronic problem. Each year, nearly 250,000 walkers are hobbled as a…
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If you have #anklepain see your #podiatrist for a diagnosis.

At its mildest, ankle pain is uncomfortable. In its most severe cases, ankle pain can be debilitating, rendering the sufferer unable to walk. Most often, ankle pain is described as a dull, persistent ache that occurs when the ankles bear weight or when…
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If you are suffering from an #anklesprain due to wearing high heels visit your #podiatrist today!

In May 2015, The Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery® published a study that confirmed what podiatrists have known for decades. High-heel shoes may potentially cause wearers to experience ankle sprains as well as a cavalcade of other injuries. The study…
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Even tennis players need a #podiatrist who can provide treatment for a painful #mortonsneuroma - #nervepain

Many international tennis fans were saddened to learn about Milos Raonic. In the week before Memorial Day 2015, the 24-year-old, Canadian tennis player found himself in an unfortunate situation. The source of his consternation was an ongoing foot injury.…
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Here are 5 #tips on how to comfort your tired, overworked flat feet. #Lynbrook

Do you have overworked, flat feet that could use a little “me time?” Chances are you do. So, why not take time out and show those tired tootsies that you really do care about them? It’s a lot easier to get started than many overworked Americans think. To…
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