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Finding Treatment for an Ankle Sprain

Preventive care is the best medicine. It helps you bypass serious issues, painful and lengthy treatments, and a hefty medical bill. Most people don't, however, take proper care of their feet. Yes, I said it. Feet.

Mar 31st, 2021
Everything You Need To Know About Foot Surgery

Do you experience frequent pain or trouble walking due to a foot or ankle condition or injury? Foot surgery, offered by your White Plains, NY, podiatrist, Dr. Eric Peters, may ease your pain and improve your mobility.

Dec 28th, 2020
How Laser Treatment Can Help You Treat Your Nail Fungus

Laser treatment is an easy solution for eliminating stubborn nail fungus. Yellow, brittle toenails aren’t just unsightly, they could also be a warning sign of nail fungus. Nail fungal infections are a nuisance...

Aug 6th, 2020
Preventing Bunion Formation

Would you like to reduce your risk of developing bunions? Wearing orthotics designed by your White Plains, NY, podiatrist, Dr. Eric Peters, and following a few of these recommendations may help.

May 11th, 2020
Treatment Options for Bunions

Foot surgery isn’t always the answer. Find out how to get your bunion problems under control. Is there anything worse than bunion pain? If you have a long-standing struggle with bunions, then you know all too well the aching, throbbing...

Jan 24th, 2020
Are You Dealing With Heel Pain?

If you’re having trouble getting your heel pain under control we are here to help. Heel pain is one of the most common foot problems that people face today. In fact, 2 million Americans end up annually seeking treatment for heel pain...

Jan 24th, 2020
When Is Foot Surgery Needed?

You want to move, to have an active lifestyle. But, pain in your foot persists, despite the many treatments you've tried. Podiatrist and foot surgeon, Dr. Eric Peters in White Plains, wants to relieve that pain and help your mobility.

Nov 20th, 2019
The Importance of Diabetic Foot Care

If you are already managing your diabetes, it should come to no surprise that paying extra attention to your feet is a must. Accordingly, if you have felt foot pain or noticed changes in the feeling of your feet...

Jul 2nd, 2019
Times You May Need Foot Surgery

Foot surgery performed by Dr. Eric Peters in his White Plains podiatric practice takes accurate diagnostics, sharp hands-on skills and a compassionate heart. If you're concerned about the health and function of your feet and ankles...

May 3rd, 2019
What You Need to Know About Diabetic Foot Care

Diabetes is a disease in which blood glucose levels rise higher than normal. Due to this, the condition can cause serious foot problems even minor foot problems can become worse and cause serious complications for people with diabetes.

Dec 7th, 2018
Is Heel Pain Affecting Your Day to Day Life?

Heel pain often begins simply as a nagging annoyance and, if left untreated, can evolve into something more debilitating, creating issues walking, standing, and undergoing your daily tasks.

Nov 28th, 2018
Are You Dealing With Bunion Pain?

Has walking become a painful experience due to your bunions? This foot condition can prevent people from enjoying their favorite activities. Dr. Eric Peters, your White Plains, NY, foot doctor offers bunion treatments that help relieve his patients' pain.

Sep 4th, 2018
Caring for Your Feet When You're Diabetic

Self-care is important at any stage of life, but if you’re diabetic, maintaining a balanced lifestyle is imperative to your health. One of the most important aspects of diabetic self-care is preventing injuries to your feet.

Jun 18th, 2018
Which Bunion Treatment Is Right for Me?

A bunion is a foot deformity that changes the shape of the foot as well as the way your shoes fit. There is more than one way to fix a case of bunions. Solutions range from orthotics in minor cases to surgery in major cases.

May 1st, 2018
What is Causing My Toe Pain?

When you get up in the morning and go about your daily routine, your big toe starts hurting. You're to the point where you need diagnosis and treatment from your White Plains podiatrist, Dr. Eric Peters.

Feb 6th, 2018
Radial Shockwave Therapy for Heel Pain

Are you dealing with chronic or severe heel pain due to plantar fasciitis? Plantar fasciitis is an inflammatory foot condition that can happen to anyone. Whether you are an athlete, someone who has just started a workout regimen...

Nov 27th, 2017
What You Can Do About Your Calluses

We've probably all developed a callus at one time or another, especially on our feet from constant use. Calluses are a very common foot condition treated by your podiatrist in White Plains, NY, Dr. Eric Peters.

Oct 4th, 2017
Treating Your Bunion Pain

A bunion is an abnormal growth pattern of the joint below the big toe; it causes the inside of the foot to become misshapen. Not all bunions are painful, but if you're experiencing discomfort in this area...

Aug 1st, 2017
FAQs About Laser Treatment for Toenail Fungus

Laser treatment may just be the best approach for saying goodbye to that pesky toenail fungus. Are you dealing with an unsightly toenail fungus that doesn’t seem to respond to at-home treatment or over the counter medication?

Jun 27th, 2017
Don't Ignore Your Heel Pain

How your podiatrist in White Plains, New York can help end your heel pain Heel pain can sometimes go away on its own. It might also be a symptom of plantar fasciitis, caused by inflammation of the plantar fascia...

Apr 11th, 2017
What Should I do about My Toenail Fungus?

Are you dealing with a fungal infection that just won’t go away? Have you noticed that your toenails have started to become thick and yellow? Have they become brittle or are they starting to break off?

Jan 31st, 2017
Could Diabetics Need Foot Surgery?

What your podiatrist in White Plains wants you to know Diabetes is a very common disease. Over 29 million people in the United States are affected by diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association.

Dec 7th, 2016
Why Does My Ankle Keep Hurting?

A little foot and ankle pain is normal from time to time. Everything from spending too many hours in uncomfortable shoes, to overdoing it at the gym can temporarily strain the feet and ankles.

Oct 4th, 2016
Bunions Causes And Treatment Options

What issues could cause a bunion to form and what can you do once you have one? If our White Plains, NY podiatrist, Dr. Eric Peters, has just recently diagnosed you with a bunion then you may have a lot of questions.

Jul 21st, 2016
Foot Injuries That Commonly Require Surgery

Surgery on any part of your body can be a major commitment, both of your time and your money. Foot surgeries in particular often come with many restrictions and an extended recovery time.

May 24th, 2016
What Are My Treatment Options For Heel Pain?

What Can I Do about my Heel Pain? Chances are you have experienced heel pain at some point in your life. You don’t have to be an athlete to feel a stabbing pain in your heel. In fact, heel pain is most often experienced as a result of plantar fasciitis...

Mar 18th, 2016
Do I Need Foot Surgery?

A study by the American Podiatric Medical Association found that foot problems, namely pain, affect the majority of Americans to the tune of 77 percent of the population. In some cases, the only solution is foot surgery.

Feb 4th, 2016
Treating nail fungus with laser treatments

Are your toenails thickened, brittle and dull? If so, you may be one of the many White Plains residents currently dealing with toenail fungus. Chances are you want to get rid of your toenail fungus as soon as possible.

Nov 30th, 2015
What's Causing My Heel Pain?

Pinpoint the cause of your heel pain and get on with your life! Is heel pain making it difficult to get up and moving in the morning? Are you having issues going through your day-to-day tasks? Do painful feet impact your exercise regime?

Nov 2nd, 2015
What is BioMedix Vascular Testing?

Your foot doctor in White Plains can quickly diagnose your vascular disease so you can get the treatment you deserve. Has you been diagnosed with vascular disease? Are you experiencing circulatory issues including numbness in your feet?

Sep 28th, 2015
What is PinPointe FootLaser?

Find out how this laser treatment can eliminate your toenail fungus. Are you dealing with a nasty, unsightly toenail fungus that is keeping you from sporting those comfy flip-flops this summer?

Jul 23rd, 2015
What is the Footmaxx Metascan System?

Find out how this simple test could improve your foot health. How we move is of particular importance to your White Plains podiatrist, Dr. Eric Peters. After all, being able to analyze a patient’s gait provides some valuable insight into the health...

Jul 9th, 2015
What To Do If You Suffer From Hammertoes

If you are one of the many people in White Plains who need to visit a podiatrist for treatment of hammertoes, you know just how painful and debilitating they can be. Oftentimes, the only way to find real, long-lasting relief is to visit a professional...

May 11th, 2015
What Disorders Might Require Foot Surgery?

Find out whether or not foot surgery might be the best treatment option for your feet. No one wants to deal with foot problems. Most of the time, we probably don’t even think about the health of our feet under an issue arises...

Mar 16th, 2015
Preparing for Foot Surgery

Follow these helpful guidelines before getting foot surgery in White Plains. It’s normal to be a little nervous before any procedure; however, if you are having foot surgery you want to be as prepared as possible so that you have an easy procedure...

Jan 29th, 2015
Treat Heel Pain with Radiofrequency Therapy

Opt for advanced heel pain treatment in White Plains to combat plantar fasciitis. If you’re suffering from heel pain in White Plains and other conservative measures haven’t reduced your symptoms...

Dec 19th, 2014
Are You Wearing the Right Shoe for Your Sport?

Shoes, shoes, and more shoes - there seems to be a shoe designed for every sport out there, but is there a method to the madness?  Sport-specific shoes really can change your game, so pay close attention to the shoe you wear...

May 5th, 2014