Patient Education

Our team of specialists and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you. Or, for a more comprehensive search of our entire Web site, enter your term(s) in the search bar provided.

As always, you can contact our office to answer any questions or concerns.

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Hammertoes
...With proper detection, intervention, and care, most foot and ankle problems can be lessened or prevented...

Dr. Wellens and Dr. Ortiz Discuss Foot and Ankle Health
...Now I know that most of the people who are listening to us today or those that might be listening at a later date are really interested in this topic quite frankly because they have foot or ankle problems or they're responsible for the health of someone who has some concerns right now about the health of their feet and their ankles...

Dr. Wellens and Dr. Ortiz Discuss Heel Pain
...Wellens: A podiatrist is a physician who has a license to practice medicine and it's a type of medicine that deals with foot and ankle problems...

Rheumatoid Arthritis in the Foot and Ankle
... To further evaluate the patient’s foot and ankle problems, the surgeon may order x-rays and/or other imaging tests...