Podiatrists are experts at diagnosing and treating all types of foot and ankle pain and injuries. Podiatrists spend four years at podiatry school and then continue on to residency. Foot and ankle specialists are specifically trained and experienced in the foot and ankles. 

Common Foot and Ankle Problems Podiatrists Treat Include:

  • Heel pain
  • Wound care
  • Plantar warts
  • Bunions
  • Hammertoes
  • Ankle sprains 
  • Ankle fractures
  • Sports injuries
  • Achilles tendonitis

Podiatrists have treatment plans and options that can prevent further pain and injuries. While surgery may be neccessary, at Annapolis Foot & Ankle Center, we will exhaust all conservative treatment options before we discuss surgical options. 

Foot and Ankle Treatment Options Can Include:

  • Custom orthotics
  • Wound care
  • Amputation prevention
  • Plantar plate repair

Surgial Treatment Options Include:

  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Ankle reconstructive surgery
Eric Harmelin, DPM
Experienced podiatrist serving Central Maryland including Annapolis, Stevensville, and Glen Burnie, MD.