Foot Problems?

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Dr. Bob Baravarian

"ArchTek® believes that the right sock can support your foot just like an insole"

Proper footwear, much like foot care, can relieve pain and suffering through advanced knowledge, effective treatment, and continual support.

Dr. Bob Baravarian is a board-certified foot and ankle surgeon with over 20 years of patient care experience. He founded ArchTek® to help you overcome your foot pain and make walking and standing much more comfortable.

What makes ArchTek So Special?

Pain-Free All Day, Everyday

8 in 10 Americans suffer from foot pain. It creates a ripple effect and causes pain in other parts of the body as well.

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Can weight gain cause plantar fasciitis?

Can weight gain cause plantar fasciitis?

The plantar fascia is a thick celery like structure that connects the heel to the ball of the foot like a rubber strap.  It is an important structure in the stability of the foot and also helps wit...

Has the Pandemic Increased the Cases of Foot Pain?

Has the Pandemic Increased the Cases of Foot Pain?

The Research Says Yes! So you have been sitting at home doing no major walking, no major stressful or straining activity but you have now got foot pain.  How is that possible?  You are less active ...

Making the Perfect Sock

Making the Perfect Sock

Dr. Bob (Our Foot Doctor) Explains it all Archtek socks are a new company that has taken all the technical factors to make the perfect sock and combined it with a fashion forward design allowing y...