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  • Advanced Foot and Ankle Institute, a Podiatry Corporation

    Distance: 19.84 mi
    2840 E Los Angeles Ave
    Simi Valley, CA 93065
  • William H. Kwan, d.p.m., Inc

    Distance: 19.84 mi
    1687 Erringer Rd
    108
    Simi Valley, CA 93065
  • Dana Lavian, D.P.M.

    Dana Lavian, D.P.M.

    Distance: 19.98 mi
    23501 Cinema Drive
    209
    Valencia, CA 91355
  • Leslie Levy, D.P.M.

    Leslie Levy, D.P.M.

    Distance: 19.98 mi
    23501 Cinema Drive
    #209
    Valencia, CA 91355
  • Atlantic Foot and Ankle Clinic

    Distance: 20.46 mi
    6059 Atlantic Blvd
    Suite A
    Maywood, CA 90270
  • Benjamin E. Scherer, d.p.m, Inc

    Distance: 20.53 mi
    500 N Garfield Ave Ste 108
    Monterey Park, CA 91754
  • Chen & Tseng Surgical Medical Corp

    Distance: 20.53 mi
    1004 E Garvey Ave
    Monterey Park, CA 91755
  • Drs Morgan and Benard DPM Podo Pediatrics

    Distance: 20.53 mi
    500 N Garfield Ave
    108
    Monterey Park, CA 91754
  • Jack Morgan, DPM, Inc a Professional Corporation

    Distance: 20.53 mi
    500 N Garfield Ave
    108
    Monterey Park, CA 91754
  • Kelvin Nguyen Foot & Ankle

    Distance: 20.53 mi
    210 N Garfield Ave Ste 305
    Monterey Park, CA 91754
  • Jack Morgan, DPM

    Jack Morgan, DPM

    Distance: 20.53 mi
    500 N Garfield Ave
    Ste 108
    Monterey Park, CA 91754
  • Kelvin Nguyen, DPM

    Kelvin Nguyen, DPM

    Distance: 20.53 mi
    210 N Garfield Ave
    305
    Monterey Park, CA 91754
  • Benjamin Scherer, D.P.M.

    Benjamin Scherer, D.P.M.

    Distance: 20.53 mi
    500 N Garfield Ave Ste 108
    Monterey Park, CA 91754
  • Wendy H. Wu, d.p.m., Inc.

    Distance: 20.53 mi
    500 N Garfield Ave Ste 210
    Monterey Park, CA 91754
  • Wendy Wu, D.P.M.

    Wendy Wu, D.P.M.

    Distance: 20.53 mi
    500 N Garfield Ave
    Suite 210
    Monterey Park, CA 91754
  • 10 Points

    Foot Specialist of Northridge

    Distance: 20.59 mi
    32144 Agoura Rd
    105
    Westlake Village, CA 91361
  • Orthopedic Medical center2

    Distance: 20.59 mi
    1240 S Westlake Blvd
    237
    Westlake Village, CA 91361
  • Peggy Magnusson, D.P.M.

    Peggy Magnusson, D.P.M.

    Distance: 20.98 mi
    500 S Sepulveda Blvd
    #218
    Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
  • Lisa Chu, D.P.M.

    Lisa Chu, D.P.M.

    Distance: 22.12 mi
    1045 W Redondo Beach Blvd
    #106
    Gardena, CA 90247
  • Kim Foot and Ankle Medical Center of Torrance, Inc

    Distance: 22.12 mi
    15506 S Normandie Ave
    Gardena, CA 90247
  • Rabin Beral DPM a Podiatry Corporation

    Distance: 22.12 mi
    1141 W Redondo Beach Blvd
    Ste 200
    Gardena, CA 90247
  • Martin Smith, D.P.M.

    Martin Smith, D.P.M.

    Distance: 22.12 mi
    1141 W Redondo Beach Blvd
    Gardena, CA 90247
  • Kelly Yu, DPM

    Kelly Yu, DPM

    Distance: 22.12 mi
    1045 W Redondo Beach Blvd
    Suite 106
    Gardena, CA 90247
  • Agoura Los Robles Podiatry Centers

    Distance: 22.24 mi
    555 Marin St
    Suite 290
    Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
  • Brooke Gifford, DPM Inc

    Distance: 22.24 mi
    425 Haaland Dr
    201
    Thousand Oaks, CA 91361
  • Jeffrey S Hurless DPM a Professional Podiatry Corporation

    Distance: 22.24 mi
    425 Haaland Dr Ste 201
    Thousand Oaks, CA 91361
  • Hai-En Peng, DPM

    Hai-En Peng, DPM

    Distance: 22.24 mi
    425 Haaland Dr
    Suite 201
    Thousand Oaks, CA 91361
  • University Foot and Ankle Institute a Ppodiatric Surgical Center

    Distance: 22.24 mi
    430 E Avenida De Los Arboles
    Suite 101
    Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
  • Derrick Lew, D.P.M

    Derrick Lew, D.P.M

    Distance: 22.73 mi
    9310 E Valley Blvd
    Rosemead, CA 91770
  • Ara Kelekian, D.P.M. 140 Points

    Ara Kelekian, D.P.M.

    Distance: 23.16 mi
    515 W Beverly Blvd
    Suite 201
    Montebello, CA 90640
  • Ara Kelekian DPM Inc

    Distance: 23.16 mi
    515 W Beverly Blvd
    Suite 201
    Montebello, CA 90640
  • Wenjay Sung, D.P.M. 210 Points

    Wenjay Sung, D.P.M.

    Distance: 23.87 mi
    301 W Huntington Dr
    Suite 300
    Arcadia, CA 91007
  • Chugo E. Rinoie DPM Corp.

    Distance: 23.87 mi
    301 W Huntington Dr Ste 300
    Arcadia, CA 91007
  • Lily Liu, D.P.M.

    Lily Liu, D.P.M.

    Distance: 23.87 mi
    450 E Huntington Dr
    Arcadia, CA 91006
  • Jackie Chan, DPM

    Jackie Chan, DPM

    Distance: 24.58 mi
    8337 Telegraph Rd
    Suite 206
    Pico Rivera, CA 90660
  • Aditi Panchal, DPM

    Aditi Panchal, DPM

    Distance: 24.87 mi
    10727 Paramont Blvd
    Suite 1
    Downey, CA 90241
  • Stephen Wan, DPM 160 Points

    Stephen Wan, DPM

    Distance: 25.02 mi
    3400 Lomita Blvd Ste 403
    Torrance, CA 90505
  • Marc Benard, DPM

    Marc Benard, DPM

    Distance: 25.02 mi
    3812 Sepulveda Blvd
    Suite 530
    Torrance, CA 90505
  • Eric M Feit DPM Inc

    Distance: 25.02 mi
    3655 Lomita Blvd.
    Suite 120
    Torrance, CA 90503
  • Michael Goddard, D.P.M.

    Michael Goddard, D.P.M.

    Distance: 25.02 mi
    22525 Maple Ave
    Suite 106
    Torrance, CA 90505
  • Helen Kuo DPM Inc

    Distance: 25.02 mi
    25316 Crenshaw Blvd
    Torrance, CA 90505
  • Nidal Khaja, D.P.M.

    Nidal Khaja, D.P.M.

    Distance: 25.02 mi
    23639 Hawthorne Blvd
    206
    Torrance, CA 90505
  • Chul Kim, D.P.M

    Chul Kim, D.P.M

    Distance: 25.02 mi
    3400 Lomita Blvd
    Suite 403
    Torrance, CA 90505
  • Randall Leyking, DPM

    Randall Leyking, DPM

    Distance: 25.02 mi
    21250 Hawthorne Blvd
    Suite 160
    Torrance, CA 90503
  • Marcia Matika, DPM

    Marcia Matika, DPM

    Distance: 25.02 mi
    3440 Lomita Blvd
    138
    Torrance, CA 90505
  • Karen Shum, DPM

    Karen Shum, DPM

    Distance: 25.02 mi
    23332 Hawthorne Blvd
    Suite 301
    Torrance, CA 90505
  • West Torrance Podiatrists Group, Inc.

    Distance: 25.02 mi
    3400 Lomita Blvd Ste 403
    Torrance, CA 90505
  • Payman Hoshyarsar

    Payman Hoshyarsar

    Distance: 25.45 mi
    11800 Valley Blvd
    El Monte, CA 91732
  • Michele S Colon DPM a Professional Podiatry Corp

    Distance: 25.45 mi
    3503 Lexington Ave
    El Monte, CA 91731
  • Todd Powers

    Todd Powers

    Distance: 25.45 mi
    11800 E Valley Blvd
    El Monte, CA 91732

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