Podiatrist Treatment Options
Just a few of the services we offer to provide treatment to a variety of ailments.
Dr. Dunn is a licensed podiatrist with over 15 years of experience. Podiatry is defined as the treatment of the feet and their ailments. During his time as a practicing podiatrist, Dr. Dunn has worked to treat a variety of problems for his patients including arthritis, bone spurs, dislocated joints, plantar warts and more. He also practices a variety of wellness treatment options as well at his North Suburban Wellness office..
If you are active and love to play sports, whether it be running, tennis, basketball, soccer or something else, you’re always at a risk of injury. It’s not uncommon to roll an ankle, strain a tendon or experience prolonged soreness. That’s where Dr. Dunn comes in. His expertise in treating sports related injuries helps you recover from injuries quickly and keep playing the sports you love.
Shockwave therapy is becoming more and more popular as it’s a non-invasive treatment option that has been cleared by the FDA. It works by using a technology called Extracorporeal Pulse Activate Technology or EPAT. EPAT helps treat a broad range of muscoloskeletal conditions through a unique set of pressure waves that stimulate the metabolism, enhance blood circulation and accelerate the healing process.
It’s not uncommon for children to get hurt running around at school or playing with their friends. If your child or grandchild is experiencing any problems or pain with their foot or ankle, let Dr. Dunn know and he will work to get it resolved right away. Our pediatric care options help make sure your kid feels great and doesn’t experience any long term medical issues.
Laser therapy involves using a laser beam and moving it over the skin so that the light energy from the laser (photons) penetrates the tissue where it then interacts with various molecules (chromophores) that cause different biological effects and help accelerate the body’s natural healing process. It’s a very popular treatment option as it is non invasive and can treat a variety of ailments.
If you’re interested in staying ahead of the ball and working to prevent future injuries and ailments, our preventative care options are perfect for you. Dr. Dunn will work closely with you to stay ahead of any problems your feet and ankles may be experiencing.
Pain from plantar fasciitis can be debilitating and stop you from doing what you love. Let Dr. Dunn help you get back on your feet with a customized treatment plan based on your specific needs. Learn more here or schedule an appointment today!