Podiatrists specialize in conditions, disorders, diseases, and injuries of the feet and ankles.
If you have an injury to your foot or ankle from playing a sport or engaging in an activity, a podiatrist knows how to quickly and efficiently diagnose and treat the injury to promote swift healing.
If you have diabetes and are feeling pain and tingling in your feet, rest assured podiatrists understand diabetic foot conditions and have special training and experience in diabetic limb salvage and wound care.
Podiatrists treat people of any age for many foot-related conditions, including:
- Fractures and sprains
- Bunions and hammertoes
- Nail disorders
- Growing pains
- Heel pains
For more information, visit WebMD: What is a Podiatrist