PodiatryYour Health. Your Hospital
All procedures and modalities used to diagnose and treat foot, ankle or other podiatric conditions, are within the DPM scope. Foot and ankle surgeries performed by podiatrists are further completed by full-body history and physical examinations. Podiatrists are fully licensed to perform these independently. While podiatric specialists commonly only administer intravenous sedation, general anesthesia is performed by either an anesthesiologist, either a certified registered nurse anesthetic.
Walk Towards a Higher Quality of Life
By virtue of the innovative medical technology available at Marina del Rey Hospital, you can regain your health faster than ever
The unique qualifications of podiatrists allow them to treat an impressively wide range of foot, ankle and leg structure disorders. The tasks of podiatrists include:
Excellent Care from Experienced Podiatrists
Our specialists will provide you with individualized treatment plans to ensure an efficient recovery
The most common foot, ankle and leg structure disorders that our podiatrists treat on a daily basis are:
All of the conditions above vary in effect, degree of severity, and the way they affect the ability to walk, work or even stand. In order to restore loss of function and the best possible quality of life, podiatric specialists at Marina del Rey Hospital resort to the best available treatment, in case of each disease or impairment.
A Wide Range of Effective Treatment Approaches
The podiatrists at Marina del Rey Hospital offer numerous treatment procedures, including pain laser therapy
Medical technology advancements permit podiatrists to approach foot problems with a variety of modern treatments. The most common podiatry treatments offered by Marina del Rey Hospital include:
Podiatric Tests & Diagnosis at Marina del Rey Hospital
Several efficient and highly advanced diagnostic and testing technologies are available to podiatrists in their quest to treat the large variety of podiatric ailments. Podiatric testing commonly starts with physical examination, but certain types of blood testing are often critical for the right diagnosis.
Diagnostic tests commonly used by podiatrists at Marina del Rey Hospital include:
The right diagnosis followed by the correct treatment is the key to the restoration of a good quality of life. For this reason, podiatric specialists at our hospital place special emphasis on the knowledge and use of the highest technological advances in podiatry in particular, and in medical science in general.
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