Nearby Cities

Biglerville (6.93 mi)
Whitehall (7.02 mi)
Hanover (13.33 mi)
Waynesboro (19.12 mi)
Westminster (21.64 mi)

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17325 (1) (2.01 mi)
17307 (1) (7.77 mi)
17331 (4) (12.43 mi)
17268 (6) (18.66 mi)
17019 (1) (21.53 mi)
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  • -10 Points

    525 W Middle St
    Gettysburg, PA 17325
  • Distance: 6.93 mi
    23 N Main St
    Biglerville, PA 17307
  • Lynn Motasis, DPM

    Distance: 7.02 mi
    1978 Linden Ln
    Whitehall, PA 18052
  • Sarah Banks, D.P.M.

    Distance: 13.33 mi
    250 Fame Ave
    Suite 220
    Hanover, PA 17331
  • Distance: 13.33 mi
    1010 Eichelberger St
    Stonegate Square Suite 4
    Hanover, PA 17331
  • Michael Paris, DPM

    Distance: 13.33 mi
    250 Fame Ave
    Suite 220
    Hanover, PA 17331
  • Douglas Sheehan, D.P.M.

    Distance: 13.33 mi
    250 Fame Ave
    Suite 220
    Hanover, PA 17331
  • 200 Points

    Distance: 19.11 mi
    23 Strickler Ave
    Waynesboro, PA 17268
  • Stephen Bui, D.P.M

    Distance: 19.11 mi
    500 E Main St
    Waynesboro, PA 17268
  • Najiah Faour, D.P.M

    Distance: 19.11 mi
    500 E Main St
    Waynesboro, PA 17268
  • Distance: 19.11 mi
    1905 Market Square Blvd
    Waynesboro, PA 17268
  • John Jacko, D.P.M.

    Distance: 19.11 mi
    1977 Market Square Blvd
    Waynesboro, PA 17268
  • Bradley Williams, D.P.M.

    Distance: 19.11 mi
    1977 Market Square Blvd
    Waynesboro, PA 17268
  • Distance: 21.95 mi
    2 Barlo Cir Ste B
    Dillsburg, PA 17019
  • Peter Holdaway, DPM
    680 Points

    Distance: 23.95 mi
    1920 Scotland Avenue
    Chambersburg, PA 17201
  • Nicholas Amalfetano, DPM, AACFAS
    100 Points

    Distance: 23.95 mi
    1920 Scotland Avenue
    Chambersburg, PA 17201
  • Katherine Cashdollar, DPM
    100 Points

    Distance: 23.95 mi
    1920 Scotland Avenue
    Chambersburg, PA 17201
  • Michael Cashdollar, DPM
    100 Points

    Distance: 23.95 mi
    1920 Scotland Avenue
    Chambersburg, PA 17201
  • Michael Husar, DPM
    100 Points

    Distance: 23.95 mi
    1920 Scotland Avenue
    Chambersburg, PA 17201
  • Lisa Price, DPM, FACFAS, CWSP
    100 Points

    Distance: 23.95 mi
    1920 Scotland Avenue
    Chambersburg, PA 17201
  • John Sekel, DPM, CWSP
    100 Points

    Distance: 23.95 mi
    1920 Scotland Avenue
    Chambersburg, PA 17201
  • Karli Richards, DPM

    Distance: 23.95 mi
    144 S 8th St
    Suite 105
    Chambersburg, PA 17201
  • Distance: 23.95 mi
    1920 Scotland Ave
    Chambersburg, PA 17201
  • Mark Spier, D.P.M. 60 Points

    Distance: 32.86 mi
    11710 Reisterstown Rd
    Suite 208
    Reisterstown, MD 21136
  • Distance: 32.86 mi
    100 Owings Ct
    Suite 14
    Reisterstown, MD 21136

Nearby Cities

Biglerville (6.93 mi)
Whitehall (7.02 mi)
Hanover (13.33 mi)
Waynesboro (19.12 mi)
Westminster (21.64 mi)
Dillsburg (21.96 mi)
Chambersburg (23.96 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