Franciscan Foot and Ankle Pain Specialists

Walking may cause foot & ankle pain

Foot pain is often caused by improper foot function. Improperly fitted shoes can worsen and, in some cases, cause foot problems. Shoes that fit properly and give good arch support can prevent irritation to the foot joints and skin. There are many types of foot problems that affect the heels, toes, nerves, tendons, ligaments and joints of the foot. Some common foot and ankle problems include:

The foot and ankle specialists at Franciscan Orthopedics and Sports Medicine are here to help. Located all around the Puget Sound region of Washington, our podiatry experts and rehabilitative therapists offer you a proper diagnosis and care for your foot or ankle ailment.

Get patient-centered orthopedic care from Franciscan

The first step for any foot problem is to schedule a consultation with an orthopedic physician. Your primary care doctor may refer you to one or you can get a physician referral to an orthopedic specialist by calling 1-888-825-3227 or find an orthopedic physician near you.