Podiatry is a branch of medicine that treats disorders of the foot, ankle and lower leg. Podiatrists are trained to take care of your feet with non-surgical and surgical procedures.
A podiatrist treats the following conditions:
Heel and ankle pain
Calluses and corns
Fractured foot or ankle
Virtua's board-certified podiatrists provide a complete spectrum of services to treat a variety of foot disorders. Virtua podiatrists use the following technologies to diagnose foot, ankle and lower leg problems:
- CT scan
Once a diagnosis is made, Virtua podiatrists use non surgical and surgical treatments including:
- Orthotics, devices like corrective shoes that fix foot deformities
- Arthroscopy, a minimally invasive technique for treating a damaged joint
- Reconstructive foot and ankle surgery
Additional services include a Wound Healing Center and physical therapy.
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