Nearby Cities

North Kans... (8.31 mi)
Kansas City (8.76 mi)
Blue Springs (8.82 mi)
Liberty (10.71 mi)
Gladstone (10.79 mi)

Nearby Zip Codes

64055 (1) (2.79 mi)
64057 (1) (4.02 mi)
64015 (6) (7.57 mi)
64064 (1) (7.92 mi)
64139 (5) (8.31 mi)
> View More
Add Listing

Foot and Ankle Surgeon Independence, MO

Find

Foot and Ankle Surgeons

In Your Area
Enter or

Foot and Ankle Surgeon Independence, MO

Find a Foot and Ankle Surgeon in Independence, MO to diagnose and surgically treat individuals with injuries or disorders of the foot.

Results for Independence, MO

  • 17201 E 40 Hwy
    Suite 103
    Independence, MO 64055
  • Rajan Patel, DPM

    3930 S Jackson Dr
    Apt 308
    Independence, MO 64057
  • Erich Eriksen, D.P.M.

    Distance: 8.31 mi
    2790 Clay Edwards Dr
    North Kansas City, MO 64116
  • Mitchell Dorris, DPM
    210 Points

    Podiatry Associates Pa
    Distance: 8.76 mi
    1004 Carondelet Dr
    Suite 480
    Kansas City, MO 64114
  • Michael Andersen, DPM

    Distance: 8.76 mi
    7900 Lees Summit Rd
    Kansas City, MO 64139
  • Ali Davis, DPM

    Distance: 8.76 mi
    6675 Holmes Rd
    Suite 330
    Kansas City, MO 64131
  • Distance: 8.76 mi
    6675 Holmes Rd
    Suite 330
    Kansas City, MO 64131
  • Sheldon Grossman, D.P.M.

    Distance: 8.76 mi
    400 E Red Bridge Rd
    Suite 314
    Kansas City, MO 64131
  • Blake Hines, DPM

    Distance: 8.76 mi
    7900 Lees Summit Rd
    Kansas City, MO 64139
  • Distance: 8.76 mi
    1010 Carondelet Dr
    Suite 301
    Kansas City, MO 64114
  • Ashley McClain, D.P.M

    Distance: 8.76 mi
    7900 Lees Summit Rd
    Kansas City, MO 64139
  • Rebecca Mullin, D.P.M.

    Distance: 8.76 mi
    7900 Lees Summit Rd
    Kansas City, MO 64139
  • Distance: 8.76 mi
    6724 Troost Ave
    Ste 106
    Kansas City, MO 64131
  • Alex Sabers, D.P.M.

    Distance: 8.76 mi
    7900 Lees Summit Rd
    Kansas City, MO 64139
  • Distance: 8.76 mi
    400 E Red Bridge Rd
    Kansas City, MO 64131
  • Brandon Shelley, DPM

    Distance: 8.76 mi
    6501 E Commerce Ave
    Suite 170
    Kansas City, MO 64120
  • James Teela, DPM

    Distance: 8.76 mi
    6724 Troost Ave
    Suite #106
    Kansas City, MO 64131
  • Sheldon Fleishman, D.P.M.

    Distance: 8.82 mi
    1050 S Outer Rd
    Blue Springs, MO 64015
  • Distance: 8.82 mi
    1956 Nw Copper Oaks Cir
    Blue Springs, MO 64015
  • Ann Hanon, DPM

    Distance: 8.82 mi
    1136 West 40 Hwy
    Blue Springs, MO 64015
  • Daniel Hanon, DPM

    Distance: 8.82 mi
    1136 West 40 Hwy
    Blue Springs, MO 64015
  • Distance: 8.82 mi
    1136 W 40 Hwy
    Blue Springs, MO 64015
  • Radmila Samardzija, DPM

    Distance: 8.82 mi
    1050 S Outer Rd
    Suite 100
    Blue Springs, MO 64015
  • Distance: 10.71 mi
    550 Rush Creek Pkwy Ste A
    Liberty, MO 64068
  • Matthew Nielsen, DPM

    Distance: 10.71 mi
    550 Rush Creek Pkwy
    Suite A
    Liberty, MO 64068
  • Distance: 10.78 mi
    5601 Ne Antioch Rd
    Suite 7
    Gladstone, MO 64119
  • Thomas Hewitt, D.P.M.

    Distance: 10.78 mi
    6717 N Oak Trfy
    Gladstone, MO 64118
  • Distance: 10.78 mi
    2800 Ne 60th St
    Gladstone, MO 64119
  • Distance: 12.58 mi
    4967 Ne Goodview Cir Ste B
    Lees Summit, MO 64064
  • David Millward, DPM

    Distance: 12.58 mi
    2437 Ne Dale Hunter Pl
    Lees Summit, MO 64086
  • Distance: 13.81 mi
    11111 Nall Ave
    Suite 208
    Leawood, KS 66211
  • Ronald Hines, DPM

    Distance: 13.81 mi
    4513 W 124th Ln
    Leawood, KS 66209
  • Distance: 15.63 mi
    9119 W 74th St
    Suite 352
    Overland Park, KS 66204
  • Andrew Hall, DPM

    Distance: 15.63 mi
    7230 W 129th St
    Overland Park, KS 66213
  • Distance: 15.63 mi
    7230 W 129th St
    Overland Park, KS 66213
  • Mark Landry, D.P.M.

    Distance: 15.63 mi
    10550 Quivira Rd
    Suite 260
    Overland Park, KS 66215
  • Distance: 15.63 mi
    10701 Nall Ave
    Suite 120
    Overland Park, KS 66211
  • Distance: 25.98 mi
    8901 W 74th St
    Suite 200
    Shawnee Mission, KS 66204
  • Distance: 26.07 mi
    407 S Clairborne Rd
    Ste 103
    Olathe, KS 66062
  • Brooks Young, D.P.M

    Distance: 26.07 mi
    407 S Clairborne Rd
    Suite 103
    Olathe, KS 66062

Nearby Cities

North Kans... (8.31 mi)
Kansas City (8.76 mi)
Blue Springs (8.82 mi)
Liberty (10.71 mi)
Gladstone (10.79 mi)
Lees Summit (12.58 mi)
Leawood (13.81 mi)
Overland Park (15.63 mi)

Foot and Ankle Surgeon Info

Foot and Ankle Surgeon Summary:

A foot and ankle surgeon is a medical doctor, either an MD (Medical Doctor) or a DO (Doctor of Osteopathy), who specializes in the diagnosis, care and treatment of patients with orthopedic disorders of or injury to the foot and ankle including bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, nerves and skin.

Conditions Treated Include:



Musculoskeletal problems, including fractures, breaks, dislocations, sprains and torn ligaments
• Conditions requiring joint replacements
• Bunions, hammer toes, mallet toes, arthritic toes, intoeing and outtoeing
• Infections, tumors, inflammatory diseases and nerve disorders including plantar warts, plantar fasciitis and cartilage and tendon damage from rheumatoid arthritis
• Congenital deformities including clubfoot and flat foot
• Diabetic foot problems
• Foot and ankle arthritis
Joint, tendon and muscle pain of the foot and ankle

Procedures and Treatments:


Medical and rehabilitative procedures and treatments performed include treatment of sports injuries, reconstructive surgery, therapy for diabetic foot conditions and treatment of trauma to the foot and ankle. Procedures and treatments include:

• Soft Tissue and bone reconstruction surgery
• Orthotics
• Fracture surgery
• Bunion removal
• Ankle fusion and ankle replacement
• Treatment of fungal infections

Education:


To achieve this degree, a physician must have completed four years of medical school and five years of accredited graduate medical education, known as a residency, in orthopedic surgery. Many foot and ankle surgeons have also completed advanced fellowship training in this specialty. There are about 650 residency programs available in 170 accredited programs. The orthopedics field is extremely competitive and most candidates for residencies, including foot and ankle, graduate at the top of their medical school classes.

Certifications:


Foot and ankle surgeons are board certified by either the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (MDs) or the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery (DOs), and must maintain membership in the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS). To be certified as a specialist by the AAOS, candidates must have completed an orthopedic residency, performed orthopedic surgery for two years and passed the board’s written and oral examinations.

Professional Society Membership:


The American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS) is a medical specialty society for foot and ankle surgeons. All members must have completed both four years of medical and five years of residency training in orthopedic surgery, and most also have completed a year-long advanced fellowship program in treatment and surgery for the foot and ankle.


Foot and Ankle Surgeon FAQs:

Why might I see a foot and ankle surgeon?
You might see a foot and ankle surgeon for: break, sprain or fracture, congenital foot deformity, traumatic injury, diabetic foot, infections, arthritic problems, inflammation of the foot, bunions, hammertoes and any other injury or deformity in this area.

How do I find a foot and ankle surgeon in my area?
To find a foot and ankle surgeon you can ask your primary care physician for recommendations or look on Wellness.com and other practitioner review websites. When you call the surgeon’s office, be sure to ask questions about medical school training, accredited residency, areas of specialty and experience in performing your specific surgery or treatment.

If I see a foot and ankle surgeon, will I also need to see other doctors?
Your foot and ankle surgeon may need to work with other specialties regarding your condition. This could include an internist, pediatrician, vascular surgeon, radiologist, oncologist or endocrinologist.


Foot and Ankle Surgeon Related Terms:
foot, podiatry, orthotics, rheumatoid arthritis, physical therapy, bunionectomies, bunions, blisters, clubfoot, flat feet, tarsal coalitions, laser surgery, malleolar fractures, tibial pilon fractures, calcaneus fractures, navicular injuries, midfoot injuries, metatarsal fractures, phalangeal fractures, foot deformity, diabetic foot disorders, hallux valgus