Procedures

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Podiatry refers to the diagnosis and treatment of disorders in the foot, ankle, and leg, as well as the sociological and psychological issues associated with them. The podiatrists at Marina del Rey Hospital receive training in anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, general medicine, and surgery, and are well versed in pharmacology and the sociological and psychological aspects of podiatric disorders.

Select the affected area and click to learn more about the conditions we treat. Click on each condition to get information about surgical procedures performed by surgeons at Marina Del Rey Hospital.

The term podiatry was first used in the United States at the beginning of the 20th century. It defines the branch of medicine that diagnoses and treats foot, ankle, and leg disorders and the sociological and psychological aspects associated with them.The treatment of podiatric disorders may be medical or surgical. The doctors of podiatric medicine at Marina del Rey Hospital receive training in human anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, general medicine, and surgery, and are well versed in pharmacology and the sociological and psychological aspects of podiatric disorders.

Podiatry Procedures Performed at Marina del Rey Hospital

Bunionectomy

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Cheilectomy

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Plantar Fasciotomy

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Hammer Toe Repair

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