Foot Deformity Specialist

Paley Orthopedic & Spine Institute

Orthopedics located in West Palm Beach, Florida

Having a foot deformity can be equal parts frustrating and debilitating. That’s why the team at Paley Orthopedic & Spine Institute at St. Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach, Florida, treats a host of foot deformities, including bunions, hammer toe, and painful calluses. There, specialists help patients develop personalized treatment plans, which include both surgical and non-surgical methods, to deliver optimal recovery results. If you’re experiencing a foot deformity, call the office or schedule an appointment online today.

Foot Deformity Q & A

What is a foot deformity? 

A foot deformity is a health problem affecting one or both of your feet. This is a common type of health condition. That’s why the team at Paley Orthopedic & Spine Institute provides a host of resources and treatment options in this arena. 

Patients deal with various foot deformities stemming from a wide range of causes, such as: 

  • Genetic factors
  • Improper footwear
  • Sports injuries
  • Overuse
  • Wear and tear
  • Arthritis

Foot deformities come in many different forms, but the team is used to seeing patients dealing with foot deformities of virtually any kind. Trust their professionalism and high-quality care when it comes to getting you back on the right foot. 

What are common types of foot deformities? 

At Paley Orthopedic & Spine Institute, the team of specialists treats a variety of different types of foot deformities, including: 

  • Bunion
  • Arthritis of the big toe
  • Hammer toe 
  • Claw toe
  • Neuroma
  • Ganglion
  • Ingrown toenail
  • Warts 
  • Painful calluses

Also, the team treats many patients dealing with sports injuries of the feet. These include fractures, muscle tears, and contusions. There are also other, more rare conditions that can affect the feet that the team at Paley Orthopedic & Spine Institute is equipped to handle and treat. 

If you’re experiencing a painful, debilitating, or just downright disruptive foot deformity, come into the office and have it evaluated by the professional staff. 

How do you treat foot deformities? 

The team at Paley Orthopedic & Spine Institute begins treating any foot deformity by working out a comprehensive diagnosis. This is always the first step and the key to successful treatment. 

A specialist will evaluate your condition, review your medical history, and, in some cases, opt for further testing, such as diagnostic imaging. They then work closely with you to develop a personalized treatment plan tailored to your specific health needs. Treatment may involve either conservative, non-surgical methods, such as physical therapy, more complex surgical procedures performed on-site, or a combination of both.  

To learn more about foot deformities and their treatment, call the experts at Paley Orthopedic & Spine Institute and book a visit or use the online scheduling tool today.

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