What Is Sports Medicine?

Sports medicine is a specialist field of podiatry. It involves treating and preventing sports-related injuries. Foot and ankle injuries are common among people who actively participate in sports like football, soccer, basketball, running, etc. Participating in sports that have a focus on jumping increases the risk of injury. So, if you are an athlete or exercise enthusiast, you should get in touch with an experienced sports medicine podiatrist in NYC.

Dr. Sophia Solomon is a top-rated podiatrist and foot and ankle surgeon in New York City. She has been treating people dealing with sports-related injuries for a long time. She will diagnose your foot problem and design a unique treatment plan for you. She can also help you improve your performance and minimize the risk of foot injuries.

Common Sports-related Foot and Ankle Injuries

The most common sports-related injuries Dr. Sophia Solomon treats include Achilles Tendinitis, Plantar Fasciitis, Stress Fractures, Shin Splints, Heel Pain, Ankle Sprains, Joint Dislocations, and more. Most foot and ankle injuries occur when you do not stretch properly or fail to warm up. Other reasons include wearing incorrect footwear, not providing the feet with the needed support, and more.

  • Achilles Tendon Injuries

  • Stress Fractures

  • Heel and Ankle Pain

  • Plantar Fasciitis

How We Treat Sports Injuries

Dr. Sophia Solomon is a renowned NYC podiatrist who treats a wide variety of foot and ankle injuries. She provides sports medicine podiatry services in New York City. No matter how simple or complex a sports injury may be, Dr. Solomon can treat it. She offers the most innovative sports medicine solutions available. The most common non-surgical treatment options for sports-related foot and ankle injuries include custom foot orthotics, bracing or splinting, physical therapy, exercise or stretching plans, Shock Wave Therapy, and more.

Dr. Solomon also performs surgical procedures for complex sports injuries. She uses the latest tools and techniques to diagnose sports injuries. She will develop a personalized treatment plan for you. Please feel free to contact us to learn more about our sports medicine podiatry services. You can call us directly or drop us a mail with your queries. We will contact you shortly.

Dr. Sophia Solomon can help you with all types of foot and ankle issues, including painful calluses or corns, stress fractures, and more. She will repair or reconstruct the damaged tissues. She will give you expert advice so you can avoid getting injured while playing sports. Our goal is to serve patients by providing the best treatment options available. Schedule a consultation with Dr. Solomon to learn how you can keep your feet and ankles safe.