What to Expect From a Foot Surgery Virtual Consultation

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Are you considering foot surgery, such as a bunionectomy? At our NYC foot clinic, our podiatrists are now offering telehealth and virtual consultations to discuss all your foot health care needs and concerns.

Currently, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our New York City foot clinics are closed. However, we are now offering telehealth services and our podiatrists are available for phone and video consultations for any foot or ankle concerns you may have.

Some of the benefits of these telemedicine services include:

  • There are minimal to no wait times for such consultations
  • A virtual follow up is possible, ensuring no disruption in your treatment
  • You’ll receive treatment options, such as stretches, exercises, and diagnosis to help you manage your pain from home
  • You can receive quality care without having to go into the clinic
  • You can receive prescription refills, including delivery with our on-demand pharmacist drop-off service

Our NYC Foot Doctors Are Using Telehealth To Discuss Your Future Foot Surgery Needs and Answer All Your Questions

At our NYC foot clinic, our podiatrists are using telehealth to provide you with virtual foot and ankle care through phone and video consultations. Whether you have a foot/ankle emergency, or you are thinking about getting the process started for foot surgery, we are on hand to help you achieve and maintain optimal foot health through this difficult period.

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What Does a Virtual Consultation With an NYC Podiatrist Involve?

At our NYC foot clinic, we understand that being in pain can be a frustrating experience and it’s something you don’t need to put up with, even during this time of COVID-19. That’s why we are offering telehealth services, including virtual consultations, to give you clarity on your particular situation and then provide solutions.

During this video consultations, our focus is to understand your symptoms and treatment goals so we can work with you to help you get back to the activities you love.

During this virtual consultation, we will:

  • Discuss your situation and offer a diagnosis if possible
  • Discuss your treatment goals
  • Provide education of the root cause of your condition
  • Provide you with a personalized treatment plan to achieve your goals


Get a Step Ahead of Your Foot Surgery With Our Virtual Consultations

Are you considering foot surgery, such as a bunionectomy? Now may be the perfect time to get the process started and medical clearances done ahead of time, so you’ll be ready to go straight into surgery once things return to normal.

Questions to Ask Your Podiatrist About Foot Surgery

If your podiatrist has recommended surgery, such as a bunionectomy, as the best treatment for your foot or ankle condition, there are some details you will need to discuss with your foot doctor beforehand to make your recovery experience as easy as possible.

These include:

  1. What can I expect on the day of my surgery and the few days following?
  2. What do I need to do the day before surgery?
  3. What will the recovery period be like?
  4. Will I need any aids, such as crutches, a knee scooter, or a cane?
  5. How long will it take until I can walk again and wear a regular shoe?
  6. When can I return to normal daily activities, such as driving?

Our Foot Doctors Are Your Partners in Foot Care

Use the virtual consultation to get some advice and guidance from your podiatrist on the surgery process. Remember, getting things lined up before your procedure can truly make a big difference in your post-surgery experience.

Call Today

To find out more about our telehealth services, and how our NYC foot doctors can help you manage any foot/ankle problems you may have during this uncertain time, contact us at 917-398-3668 or fill in our online contact form.

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