Podiatry is the specialty dedicated to the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases and disorders of the foot, ankle and related lower extremity structures.
Podiatric surgeons treat a wide variety of foot problems, including: calluses, ingrown toenails, bunions, heel spurs, hammer toe, arch disorders, deformities, and infections and conditions associated with diabetes. Podiatric procedures performed at Ohio Valley Surgical Hospital include:
- Flat Foot Reconstruction
- Foot and Ankle Reconstruction and Repair
- Hammer Toe Repair
- Posterior Tibial Tendon Repair