Foot and Ankle
Whether you've suffered an injury on the playing field or experience pain when doing everyday activities, the foot and ankle specialists at Salem Hospital can get you back on your feet. Our experts use a variety of non-surgical and surgical approaches to help eliminate pain and restore function. Our team will work with you to create a personalized care plan to alleviate your pain and get you back to doing the things you love.
Patients who have foot or ankle pain will be evaluated by a member of our orthopedic and podiatry team and will receive a comprehensive exam which may include diagnostic imaging such as X-ray, MRI, or CT. Following the evaluation, our team will diagnose your condition and work with you to develop the optimal treatment plan.
Patients with foot and ankle conditions may be treated with non-surgical approaches, such as physical therapy, medication or other therapies. Our team of orthopedic, podiatric, physical therapy and pain management experts specialize in the latest non-surgical techniques which help many patients regain movement and alleviate pain.
If you need surgery, our foot and ankle experts specialize in the latest, minimally-invasive surgical procedures. Our podiatric and orthopedic surgical team works with you to create an individualized treatment plan that is tailored to your individual needs, prepare you for surgery and ensure that you return to daily activities as quickly and safely as possible.
Foot and Ankle Conditions Treated:
- Adult-acquired flat foot
- Ankle cartilage injuries
- Arthritis of the foot and ankle
- Foot disorders related to diabetes
- Plantar fasciitis
- Sports-related injuries