Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Treatment

Orthopedic foot and ankle treatments encompass a wide range of medical and surgical interventions designed to address disorders, injuries, and diseases affecting these critical structures of the lower extremity. These treatments may include conservative approaches such as physical therapy, orthotic devices, and medication for pain management, as well as more invasive procedures like reconstructive surgery or arthroscopy. The goal is to restore function, alleviate pain, and improve the quality of life for patients suffering from conditions such as arthritis, fractures, tendonitis, and deformities.


Dr. Christopher Arena

Dr. Christopher Arena

Orthopedic Surgeon

Foot / Ankle Pain & Discomfort

woman running on concreteFoot and ankle pain can be caused by a variety of factors including overuse, injuries, or underlying medical conditions. Common causes include plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendinitis, sprains, fractures, arthritis, gout, and infections. Treatment options vary depending on the cause but may include rest, ice, compression, elevation (RICE), physical therapy, medications for pain and inflammation, orthotic devices, or surgery in severe cases. Our premier orthopedic team will provide you with a proper diagnosis and treatment plan.

Foot / Ankle Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendon Pain
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Flatfoot Deformity (Collapsed Arch)
  • Ankle Sprain (Instability)
  • Painful Arthritis of Foot and Ankle
  • Big Toe Arthritis (Hallux Rigidus)
  • Broken Ankle (Ankle Fracture)
  • Broken Heel (Calcaneus Fracture)
  • Broken Foot or Toes
  • Bunions (Hallus Valgus)
  • Charcot Arthropathy
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease
  • Compartment Syndrome (Exertional)
  • Claw Toe
  • Hammertoe
  • High Ankle Sprain (Syndesmotic Injury)
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Jones Fracture
  • Lisfranc Injury
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Navicular Stress Fracture
  • Os Trigonum
  • Osteochondral Lesion (OCL)
  • Peroneal Tendinosis/Tear
  • Pilon Fracture
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Plantar Fibroma/Fibromatosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis of Foot/Ankle
  • Sesamoid Injuries
  • Sinus Tarsi Syndrome
  • Stress Fracture
  • Talus Fracture
  • Tarsal Coalition

Foot / Ankle Procedures & Treatments

  • Achilles Tendinosis/Tendinitis Surgery
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Replacement (Total Ankle Arthroplasty)
  • Ankle Arthritis
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Amputations
  • Bunion/Bunionette Deformity Correction
  • Calcaneus Fracture Surgery
  • Cavus (High Arch) Foot Correction
  • Foot Fracture or Non-union Surgery
  • First MTP Cheilectomy / Fusion
  • Flatfoot Surgrical Correction
  • Drop Foot Correction (Tendon Transfer)
  • Tight Calf or Achilles Lengthening
  • Haglund Deformity Surgery (Painful Heel Bump)
  • Hammertoe Surgery
  • Lateral Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Midfoot Fusion
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Subtalar Fusion
  • Syndesmotic Stabilization
  • Triple Arthrodesis (Fusion)


Our providers at Orthopedic Sports Institute have extensive fellowship training and experience treating the entire spectrum of athletic sports injuries.  Injuries sustained through sports activities are addressed with a unique set of procedures and treatment programs that are tailored to you and designed to get you back to doing what you enjoy most!