Baptist Medical Group Podiatry
Podiatry is the branch of medicine that focuses on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of conditions of the foot, ankle and related structures of the leg. Podiatrists are trained to focus on health problems affecting the lower extremities; however they may also specialize in other fields, such as surgery, sports medicine, wound care, and pediatrics.
What Do Baptist Medical Group Podiatrists Do?
The podiatrists of Baptist Medical Group are physicians who have specialized training in diagnosing, treating and preventing disorders of the foot and ankle. When patients need focused, quality care from a well-trained physician, choosing Baptist Medical Group podiatry is the right solution.
While many podiatrists may perform surgical procedures on the feet and ankles, the amount and type of surgical procedures performed by Baptist Medical Group podiatrists varies and depends on the podiatrist’s levels of training and experience. Because of this, Baptist Medical Group podiatrists often work with other specialized physicians, such as surgeons, to develop the best possible treatment plan for patients.
Baptist Medical Group Podiatrists
Baptist Medical Group is proud to have physicians specializing in the field of podiatry. To learn more about the podiatry specialty among Baptist doctors and to find a doctor near you, visit the Baptist Memorial Health Care website.