• heelpain


    Suffering from foot and ankle pain can be very frustrating and debilitating. At NOMA Foot and Ankle Associates, our practice approach is designed to allow doctors more time with patients. This results in better diagnosis of each patient’s…

  • Karimah Shabazz, DPM

    Let’s Welcome Dr. Karimah Shabazz

    Dr. Karimah Shabazz is a Podiatrist who joined Northeast Ohio Medical Associates in March 2016. She is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and the Ohio Podiatric Medical Association. She has experience in performing surgical procedures…

  • bunion2


    Bunions Bunions What Is a Bunion? Bunions are often described as a bump on the side of the big toe. But a bunion is more than that. The visible bump actually reflects changes in the bony framework of…

  • flatfoot

    Flat Foot

    Flat feet is a concern amongst many patients and our society has become accustomed to relying on supportive shoegear or orthotics for their “lack of arches”. What most don’t realize is that foot type can be more of…

  • heelpain

    Heel Pain

    Heel pain is most often caused by plantar fasciitis- a condition that used to be referred to as heel spur syndrome although the spur is a coincidental finding and not the source or cause of the pain. Heel…

  • hammertoe


    Hammertoe is a contractual or bending of one or both joints of the second, third, fourth, or fifth (little) toes. This abnormal bending can put pressure on the toe when wearing shoes, causing problems to develop.