If you regularly experience foot or ankle pain and conservative treatments don’t ease your symptoms, you may want to consider foot and ankle surgery. The expert team of podiatrists at Professional Podiatry Services of New York in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, regularly perform both complex rearfoot and forefoot surgeries of all types using cutting-edge techniques. To request your foot and ankle surgery consultation, call the office or use the online scheduling tool today.
Foot and ankle surgery is a branch of orthopedic surgery focused on diagnosing, treating, and preventing injuries and diseases that affect the feet and ankles.
Foot and ankle surgeons, like the team at Professional Podiatry Services of New York, undergo four years of traditional medical training followed by a residency in orthopedics. Most foot and ankle surgeons also participate in a one-year fellowship.
Most minor foot and ankle problems resolve on their own using conservative measures of care such as rest, elevation, and ice. However, if your symptoms persist, get worse, or negatively affect your quality of life, it’s important to seek professional help.
You should make an appointment with a foot and ankle surgeon if you experience:
Many feet and ankle problems don’t present apparent signs in their early stages. Visiting a foot and ankle surgeon early on can pinpoint the problem early on when it’s most responsive to treatment.
At Professional Podiatry Services of New York, the team performs both complex rearfoot and forefoot surgeries of all types, including:
The team also performs several types of ankle surgery, including:
The team performs most of these operations using minimally invasive techniques. This means smaller incisions, quicker recovery times, and less downtime.
Only a qualified foot and ankle surgeon, like those at Professional Podiatry Services of New York, can determine if you’re a good candidate for foot and ankle surgery.
Following a discussion of your symptoms, review of your medical history, and physical exam, your provider develops a custom treatment plan to align with your unique needs.
If foot or ankle pain is negatively affecting your quality of life, surgery may be the solution you need. To request a consultation at Professional Podiatry Services of New York, call the office or use the online booking tool today.