Rt. 46 Foot Care

Avoiding Falls

Falls are the leading cause of injury leading to death among older adult. Fall-related hip fractures account for approximately 25% of injuries leading to death among those over age 65, and 34% among those 85 or older. Fall related injuries occur more commonly than strokes and are the most preventable cause of nursing home placement.

Clinical Indications

  • • Ankle instability
  • • Peripheral neuropathy
  • • Ankle osteoarthritis
  • • Mild foot drop
  • • Vestibular disease
  • • History of fall or near fall
  • • Walking difficulty

WHERE WE ARE

Active Foot Care

149 Marine Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11209
phone: (718) 833-8844

WE CAN HELP YOU WITH

Athletes foot • Bunions
Flatfeet Arthritis • Heel pain
Corns and Calluses
Diabetic feet
Foot & Ankle Injury
Foot surgery • Nail problems

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