Let our Foot Doctor in Wading River, Riverhead, North Shore Long Island, NY help you find relief from your Gout or Arthritis
What causes gout?
Gout results from uric acid crystals depositing in tissues of the body. Uric acid is a breakdown product of purines that are part of many foods we eat. An abnormality in processing uric acid can cause painful arthritis. Dr. Patricia Nicholas and our Podiatry team at Lite Step Podiatry Wellness are specially trained to treat gout with the latest treatment modalities and best outcomes. Contact us we will work with you for the best treatment plan for your condition.
FOOT & ANKLE ARTHRITIS
What is foot and ankle arthritis?
Arthritis is inflammation and swelling of the cartilage and lining of the joints, generally accompanied by an increase in the fluid in the joints. Each foot has 33 joints that can be afflicted with arthritis. Schedule an appointment with our Podiatry team to evaluate a treatment plan for you and help you find relief from pain.