Patient Education Term Category: What a Podiatrist Does and When To See One

When to Call a Podiatrist

A podiatrist is a doctor of podiatric medicine who specializes in diagnosing and treating foot, toe, and ankle problems, including skin and toenail issues to infections, sprains, fractures, sports injuries, deformities, disorders, and diseases. Call a podiatrist when you experience any of the following issues: Persistent, chronic, increasing, or sudden pain in the feet, toes, […]

Podiatrist

A Podiatrist is a doctor of podiatric medicine who specializes in diagnosing and treating foot, toe, and ankle problems, including skin and toenail issues to infections, sprains, fractures, sports injuries, deformities, disorders, and diseases. After completing 4 years of college, a Podiatrist must spend the next 4 years earning his Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine (DPM), […]