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Medicare cuts planned

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Check out this article on medicare cuts to hospitals for wounds and traumatic injuries

By |August 25th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Medicare cuts planned

We are proud to present our new doctor, Amir Shalev

Please join us in welcoming Dr. Amir Shalev to Apache Foot & Ankle Specialists. Dr. Shalev has been working with us since early 2014, and he is a most welcome addition to our staff. You will have trouble finding a more genuine person to take care of your foot and ankle needs! Dr. Shalev is […]

By |August 14th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on We are proud to present our new doctor, Amir Shalev

Happy Holidays From Apache Foot & Ankle!

Happy Holidays from Apache foot & Ankle Specialists! We are happy to announce the newest addition to our team, Dr Amir Shalev! We are working on making appointments more available and scheduling easier to accommodate all of you! We hope you have a safe and happy holiday season!

By |December 16th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Happy Holidays From Apache Foot & Ankle!

We apologize for any confusion

To all of our patients:  We apologize for any confusion with your appointments over the next few weeks.  Our associate, Dr. Eunah Hong, has moved on to other employment opportunities.  We are rescheduling all of Dr. Hong’s patients to see Dr. Lee Wittenberg, the owner and founder of Apache Foot & Ankle Specialists.

Please, rest assured […]

By |November 2nd, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on We apologize for any confusion

Visit us at either of two locations!

You have come to the website of the best and most well trained Podiatrists in Las Vegas.  We are surgically trained in both Foot surgery and Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery.  Our location in the Southwest of Las Vegas near Tropicana and I215 has been in the area for 7 years!  We have successfully treated thousands of […]

By |October 5th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Visit us at either of two locations!

Subtalar Joint Arthroeresis-Repair of the Subluxed/Dislocating Subtalar Joint

Patients suffering from back pain, hip pain, knee pain, ankle pain and pain across the medial arch may benefit from a simple surgical procedure called a Subtalar Joint Arthroeresis.  Children and adults suffering from pain and fatigue in the medial ankle and the arches who find themselves easily fatigued during longer periods of walking or […]

By |September 4th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Subtalar Joint Arthroeresis-Repair of the Subluxed/Dislocating Subtalar Joint

Neuromas and Pain at the Ball of the foot

It is very common for us to see patients complaining of pain in the balls of the feet and toes.  There are many contributing factors and several pathologies which commonly cause this type of pain.  Problems that we see include Neuroma’s (Nerve impingements at the ball of the foot), Capsulitis/joint pain involving the metatarsophalangeal joints […]

By |August 26th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Neuromas and Pain at the Ball of the foot

Excessive Pronation: Why some flip flops and sandals are bad for you

Flip flops can be dirty, non-supportive, and allow the foot to function in very inappropriate and damaging ways.  Non-supportive sandals and flip flops tend to allow the foot to excessively pronate, creating strain and even stretching and tearing of certain tendons, can contribute to bunions and hammertoes through muscle imbalance, and will most certainly lead […]

By |July 8th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Excessive Pronation: Why some flip flops and sandals are bad for you

Read this article on Flip Flops. Excessive pronation is very damaging on a long term basis.

Flip flops can be dirty, non-supportive, and allow the foot to function in very inappropriate and damaging ways.  Non-supportive sandals and flip flops tend to allow the foot to excessively pronate, creating strain and even stretching and tearing of certain tendons, can contribute to bunions and hammertoes through muscle imbalance, and will most certainly lead […]

By |July 8th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Read this article on Flip Flops. Excessive pronation is very damaging on a long term basis.

New Office Location in Henderson

We are proud to announce the Grand Opening of our new office in Henderson at the St Rose and Eastern Retail Center!  2980 St. Rose Pkwy, Ste 140, Henderson, NV 89052

Call for your appointment today!  (702) 722-6633

 

Don’t forget our current location (702) 362-2622 in the Southwest at Apache Plaza, 5165 S. Fort Apache Rd, Ste 180, […]

By |June 27th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on New Office Location in Henderson