916-781-3223

Steven K. Shoemaker, DPM, FACFAS
 

Roseville Office
1421 Secret Ravine Parkway Suite 111
Roseville, CA 95661
916-781-3223

Auburn Office
12250 Herdal Dr
Auburn, CA 95603
530-885-3222

 

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The EPAT and Laser treatments are working!

EPAT – Ankle and Achilles tendon Relief!! This modern technology is providing a new, non-invasive treatment for foot, ankle, and heel pain relief. EPAT - Extracorporeal Pulse Activation Treatment - is applied via a wand through pressure waves that stimulate the area of application. This area benefits from enhanced circulation, and aids as accelerating the healing process.

A patient has been seeing a specialist over the past year and has recently been seen here at Dr. Shoemaker’s office. This patient has been having chronic ankle and Achilles tendon pain. She came into the office wearing a Cam Walker boot and using a cane as she needed assistance with ambulating. After further review, patient had injured her ankle and was still have swelling and pain when she tried to wear different types of shoes. Patient had tried the traditional cortisone injections, but was still finding no relief. After accepting EPAT and Laser treatment over a course of 3 weeks, towards the end of her treatments session’s patient had noticed she was able to get out of the boot and walk. She noticed the swelling and inflammation had dramatically decreased. Towards her last treatment she stated, “I feel so good, my ankle doesn’t hurt! I can finally wear heels again!”

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I have been a patient of Dr. Shoemaker's since 2011. I recently have noticed a lot of swelling on both of my legs from the calf area downward into my feet. I was having a burning sensation when I was trying to sleep at night. After Dr. Shoemaker offered me the laser treatment I noticed almost immediate results. After my first treatment, I noticed in the evening that there was hardly any swelling and almost no redness. The burning sensation was gone and I was able to sleep through the night and for a long time thereafter. I would recommend this laser treatment to anyone; I thought it was absolutely wonderful!\

~Nancy H.

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FDA-approved technology can be used to eliminate pain and restore mobility, thus improving your quality of life. EPAT has a proven success rate that is equal to or greater than that of traditional treatment methods (including surgery) and without the risks, complications, and lengthy recovery time. EPAT is performed her in Dr. Shoemaker’s office, which does not require anesthesia, and requires a minimal amount of time, and patients can bear weight immediately and return to normal activities.

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Roseville Office
916-781-3223

Auburn Office
530-885-3222

Podiatry and Ankle Care, 1421 Secret Ravine Parkway, Roseville CA, 95661 916-781-3223
Podiatry and Ankle Care, 112250 Herdal Dr, Auburn, CA 95603 530-885-3222