Many patients have come to use suffering from fat pad atrophy. In the past, we had no treatment for them. Now we have an excellent option: Lipostem. Lipostem is the painless injection of your own fat together with your platelet rich plasma into your fat pad done under ultrasound guidance.
Matt was a patient here at The Center for Morton’s Neuroma and was treated for his neuroma 3 years ago. Read his update here.
Jeff had a Morton’s neuroma which was so bad he couldn’t wear shoes and could only wear flip flops. Now after ultrasound guided cryoablation he is back to working driving and working out.
It has been suggested that Morton’s neuroma represents an entrapment neuropathy in the tunnel formed by the Deep Transverse Metatarsal Ligament and the two metatarsals, and that during both the mid- stance and heel-off stages of walking, the interdigital nerve is pulled and compressed by the ligament.
It has taken us over 4 years to find the custom orthotic that we believe is the best. We have tried so many orthotics and so many custom orthotics and we are proud of now being able to offer our patients what we believe is the best.