Podiatry is the medical specialty devoted to the study, diagnoses and treatment of disorders in the foot (feet), ankle and/or lower leg. TGC podiatrists care for these disorders, striving to improve the overall health of their patients of all ages through a variety of innovative treatments. Our podiatric staff is dedicated to developing a healthy lifestyle in their patients in order to prevent disorders and/or discomfort in the future.
As a specialist in foot care, the podiatrist receives extensive training in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of foot and ankle disorders by medical and surgical means.
Areas of specialization include:
- Reconstructive foot surgery
- Sports medicine
- Diabetes and diabetic fo0t complications
- Pediatric foot conditions
- Wellness and nutrition
Common disorders that doctors of podiatry treat include:
- Heel pain/spurs
- Ingrown toenails
- And more…
The podiatric physician also renders care of:
- And more
Podiatrists are often the first to detect symptoms related to diabetes, arthritis or circulatory disease due to the human’s foot interrelation with the rest of the body. If you are experiencing foot or foot related pain, contact a TGC podiatrist today.
For more information or to make an appointment call 281.724.0368.