|MultiCare Orthopedics & Sports Medicine|
PodiatryThe feet and ankles are the foundation of our bodies, helping us get where we need to go and do what needs to be done. When there’s a problem with our feet or ankles, getting it fixed means we can be ourselves again.
MultiCare Podiatry Specialists treat a range of foot and ankle conditions including:
- Sports-related foot and ankle injuries
- Foot deformities
- Foot and ankle sprains
- Joint pain
- Diabetic foot care and limb preservation
- Bunions, hammer toes, flatfoot
- Foot and ankle arthritis
- Foot and ankle fractures
- Nerve problems and neuropathy
- Skin and nail conditions
- Biomechanical evaluations
Wondering whether your foot or ankle problem is better suited to an orthopedic physician or a podiatrist? MultiCare orthopedic physicians, whose practice focuses on all musculoskeletal aspects of the body, are well-qualified to see patients with foot or ankle problems. MultiCare podiatry specialists limit their practice to foot and ankle issues. Whether you choose an orthopedic physician or a podiatry specialist, your problem will receive attentive, expert care.
Decision Points are designed to guide you through key health decisions, combining medical information with your personal information to make a wise health decision.
Should I have surgery to repair an Achilles tendon rupture?
Should I have surgery for hammer, claw or mallet toe?
Should I have surgery for plantar fasciitis or heal pain?
Should I have surgery to treat bunions?