The Northwest Extremity Specialists are committed to patient education. Fully understanding your foot or ankle condition helps you make confident, informed decisions regarding your treatment and care. Although there is no substitute for an in-person appointment with a specialist, we happily offer our extensive online library of foot and ankle articles as a resource and service to our patients, as well as the general public.
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Take Action to Treat Your Achilles Tendinitis Before it Sidelines You Do you have pain above your heel after physical activity? Learn the risk factors, diagnosis, and treatments for Achilles tendinitis from a Portland podiatrist.
Relieve Heel Pain With Shockwave Therapy Shockwave therapy can get rid of your heel pain safely and effectively. Shockwave is noninvasive and treats many types of foot and ankle problem and injuries.
Achilles Tendon Pain Achilles tendon injuries—from swelling and stiffness to the sharp pain of a rupture—can be treated successfully at our practice.