I Have Full Faith In Dr. Magaziner
My name is Terry and I am a product manager. In 2017 at the fitness center, I injured the tibial tendon in my right ankle. The orthopedic doctor said that the tendon was weakening over time as a result of wear and tear – I was a heavy set middle-aged woman and this is a common injury. The doctor prescribed cold to bring down the inflammation, NSAIDs as needed and gave me an air cast (something you can buy for $25 on Amazon or at a medical supply store). After a month and no improvement – in fact, it was getting worse – I went back to that well-reputed orthopedic doctor. He didn’t change the treatment – basically said to give it more time.
Months went by and my condition only got worse – the pain was growing and I limped. By the evening, I really was unable to walk. Went back again to the orthopedic doctor and he recommended surgery, which would be a very difficult 6 month to one year recovery. I live in split level house and there is no one level that would meet all my needs. Also, I needed to be in a position to interview for jobs, and the surgery option was a huge commitment with many unknowns concerning how I would progress through recovery. As a last step before this option, the doctor prescribed an Arizona brace – a custom-made brace from a cast of the foot/ankle that prevented movement with the goal of reducing inflammation so healing could take place. This did not work.
The final option I investigated was stem cell and platelet rich plasma therapy. In early 2018, I consulted with three physicians and chose Dr. Magaziner. He was the only one who conducted a thorough exam of my ankle and foot, and my leg. The other doctors relied on the MRI only. Also, Dr. Magaziner is a pain management specialist.
The number of treatments depends on each individual and how they heal. I had four treatments over the course of four months. The last treatment was particularly beneficial and I noticed an acceleration in the healing. It is truly miraculous – my right ankle has been in great shape these past 18 months! I have been able to do all of my daily routine activities. Once in awhile, I’ll overdue it and then feel a little pain in the area, but then it goes away and I’m back to normal the next day.
I have full faith in Dr. Magaziner and his expertise in administering these treatments and minimizing discomfort.
Learn About Posterior Tibial Tendonitis
Learn more about the key ankle pain treatments used by Dr. E. Magaziner:
- Testimonials For Dr. Magaziner
- Read Case Study: Ankle Pain Treatment – Posterior Tibialis Tendon
- Read Case Study: Bone-On-Bone Arthritis with Large Bone Spurs and a Painful Ankle
- Read Case Study: Right Ankle Bone Marrow Stem Cell Procedure
Dr. Edward Magaziner has dedicated his career to helping people with pain, and musculoskeletal injuries. His focus is to use state of the art and innovative treatments to alleviate these problems. He is well known around the country in his field and is considered by many one of the top treating physicians in this region.
Patient testimonials have been provided to our office by patients who have received treatment with Dr. E. Magaziner. It is important to note that although Dr. E. Magaziner has a high rate of success treating patients, there is no guarantee of a positive outcome given the variables relative to each case and individual being treated.