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Podiatry

A podiatrist is a doctor who specializes in caring for disorders of the foot, ankle, and related body systems. Podiatrists in our Podiatry Department provide you with treatment for postural and/or foot abnormalities, short- and long-term conditions of the skin and musculoskeletal system, and sports-related injuries to the foot and leg.

Conditions we treat

Some of the conditions we treat include:

  • Bunions
  • Corns and calluses
  • Diabetic foot ulcers
  • Flat feet
  • Foot and ankle pain
  • Foot trauma
  • Hallux valgus
  • Hammer toe
  • Heel pain/plantar fasciitis
  • Ingrown toenails
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Neuroma (enlarged nerve in foot)
  • Onychomycosis (nail infection)
  • Plantar warts
  • Podiatric foot concerns
  • Skin conditions affecting the feet
  • Sports-related injuries to the foot or leg
  • Tarsal tunnel
  • Ulcers

Diagnostic tests

Some of the diagnostic tests we use in include:

  • Blood tests
  • Gait evaluation
  • MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) scans
  • X-rays

Treatments

Some of the treatments we offer include:

  • Bunionectomy
  • Hammer toe surgery
  • High-risk diabetic limb salvage
  • Ingrown toenail removal
  • Nonsurgical and surgical management of heel pain
  • Orthotics
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