Diagnosis. Treatment. Care.
Podiatry is our Sole Purpose
A podiatrist is a doctor of podiatric medicine (DPM), also known as a podiatric physician or surgeon. Podiatrists diagnose and treat conditions of the foot, ankle, and related structures of the leg.
We are devoted to the health and well-being of our patients, providing the highest quality podiatric care in a safe, effective, and efficient manner.
What Are The Most Common Disorders We Treat?
Athlete’s foot is a skin disease caused by a fungus. It attacks the feet because shoes create a warm, humid environment which encourages fungus growth.
Arthritis is inflammation and swelling of the cartilage and lining of the joints, generally accompanied by an increase in the fluid in the joints.
A hammer toe is a contracture, or bending, of the toe at the first joint of the digit, called the proximal interphalangeal joint.
Diabetic Wound Care
A diabetic foot ulcer is an open sore or wound that occurs in patients with diabetes and is commonly located on the bottom of the foot.
Peripheral Arterial Disease
PAD is caused by a blockage or narrowing of the arteries in the legs when fatty deposits (plaque) build up.
Sprains, Strains, and Fractures
The feet and ankles work together to provide support and mobility to the body. A foot or ankle sprain is a soft tissue injury.
Haglund’s Deformity is a bony enlargement of the back of the heel bone. Sometimes it’s called a “pump bump” because the deformity often occurs in women who wear pumps.Read More
Tendinitis is the inflammation of a tendon.
Excessive sweating of the feet is called hyperhidrosis.Read More
A neuroma is a painful condition, also referred to as a “pinched nerve” or a nerve tumor.
Corns and Calluses
Corns and calluses are areas of thickened skin that develop to protect that area from irritation.
Ingrown toenails, the most common nail impairment, are nails whose corners or sides dig painfully into the soft tissue of nail grooves.Read More
Warts are one of several soft tissue conditions of the foot that can be quite painful.Read More
Toenail fungus is an infection underneath the surface of the nail caused by fungi. The disease is characterized by a progressive change in a toenail’s quality and color.
A bunion is an enlargement of the joint at the base of the big toe that forms when the bone or tissue at the big toe joint moves out of place.
Heel Spurs/Plantar Fasciitis
Both heel pain and heel spurs are frequently associated with plantar fasciitis, an inflammation of the band of fibrous connective tissue.