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UPMC Foot and Ankle Center

From initial diagnosis through treatment and rehabilitation, UPMC Orthopaedic Care will work to provide you with the best possible care for your foot, ankle, or heel condition.

Contact Us to Schedule an Appointment

To schedule an appointment with one of our orthopaedic experts or ask a question about foot and ankle services, complete a form online or call 1-866-987-6784.

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Foot and Ankle Services and Treatments

Our foot and ankle surgeons use state-of-the-art technology to diagnose and treat all types of foot, ankle, and heel conditions.

Imaging and testing

Digitized x-ray systems let us see everything in real time, so you won’t be waiting for results.

Imaging technologies and other diagnostic tools include:

  • Arthrograms — an x-ray to help diagnose the cause of unexplained joint pain.
  • Bone scans.
  • Computed tomography (CT) scans.
  • Hand-held Doppler units — ultrasound tools that can detect a blockage in the blood vessels.
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans.

Foot, ankle, and heel treatments

At UPMC Orthopaedic Care, we never take shortcuts when it comes to choosing the right treatment. Whenever we can, we use minimally invasive techniques to treat your foot, ankle, or heel problem.

To make sure you can enjoy the most active lifestyle possible, we offer a broad span of treatment options, including:

  • Advanced external fixation
  • Ankle replacement
  • Arthroscopy
  • Amputation prevention and limb salvage surgery
  • Amputation
  • Arthritis care
  • Biomechanics
  • Bone graft substitutes and bone-fusing protein
  • Bunion removal
  • Cartilage repair
  • Club foot repair
  • Foot and ankle fracture care
  • Hammer toe repair
  • Injections to reduce pain and swelling
  • Joint arthroplasty
  • Joint replacement
  • Ligament reconstructions
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Rehabilitation
  • Torn tendon and ligament repair
  • Resurfacing procedures

Foot and Ankle Conditions We Treat

Whether you have a new injury or suffer from pain, swelling, or other symptoms, our foot and ankle experts offer complete treatment options to help you find relief.

Common foot, ankle, and heel conditions we treat at UPMC Orthopaedic Care include:

Other foot and ankle problems we treat

Other conditions we treat include:

  • Birth defects
  • Bursitis
  • Claw toes
  • Club foot
  • Heel pain
  • Heel spurs
  • In-toeing
  • Joint pain
  • Legs of unequal length
  • Malunion
  • Nonunion
  • Osteochondritis dessecans of the talus
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Retrocalcaneal bursitis
  • Sesamoiditis
  • Skin ulcers and sores
  • Sports injuries
  • Tarsal tunnel syndrome
  • Tendonopathy
  • Toenail problems

Our Foot and Ankle Surgeons

To find a foot and ankle expert who’s right for you, you can easily search by office location and subspecialty by using our expert search.