The knowledge and skill trusted by thousands
Relief and recovery from foot and ankle problems depend on the knowledge and skill of the foot and ankle specialist you choose. Over the years, podiatric physician Scott Shields, DPM, has helped thousands of people get out of pain, get past their problem and get back to their lives. In fact, most of our patients were referred by other patients who have come to trust Dr. Shields know-how, skill and dedication to each individual’s best interests.
Individualized care designed for your best results
Dr. Shields became a foot and ankle specialist to make a difference in people’s lives. With this in mind, he leads with his heart, personalizing everything he does to your needs and going the extra mile to ensure you get the best care possible. He listens carefully in order to understand your problem, lifestyle and goals. He ensures you are fully informed about your condition and treatment options, and will customize your treatment to you, because it’s essential to getting the best possible results.
A conservative approach toward your best care and recovery
For foot and ankle problems, podiatric surgery is sometimes necessary. But Dr. Shields knows that surgery must be carefully considered. The fact is that many conditions can be well-treated without podiatric surgery, which is why he takes a conservative approach and avoid surgical intervention whenever possible.
But if surgery is the best choice, Dr. Shields is a highly skilled surgeon, using the latest techniques and performing most surgeries in the comfort and convenience of their fully equipped in-office surgical suite.
An uncommon – and welcome – healthcare experience
Dr. Shields and his staff at Total Foot and Ankle take pride in treating people with the same compassion, attentive focus and down-to-earth approach they would want for themselves. Their patients routinely tell them that they appreciate the different kind of healthcare experience they had. From podiatric surgeon Dr. Shields to the certified podiatric assistants to the support staff, everyone there is friendly, warm, personable, approachable and accommodating. They believe in fostering meaningful relationships, starting with treating you like family.
Dedicated to excellent care, optimal results and your unique needs
The dedicated professionals at Total Foot and Ankle are driven, always striving for the utmost in podiatric excellence. With a strong sense of duty and right, Dr. Shields stays abreast of the latest methods in order to provide optimal care. In fact, he and his staff strive to earn your trust and confidence by committing themselves to leading-edge care, excellent results, fastest possible healing, responsiveness and total devotion to your best interests.