Podiatrists, or doctors of podiatric medicine (DPM), strive to improve the overall health of their patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with the foot and ankle.
The podiatrists at Mercy Clinic Podiatry in Washington, MO treat a variety of conditions and employ innovative treatments to improve the well-being of their patients. A DPM is a vital member of the health care team. He or she is often the first to detect symptoms of diabetes or cardiovascular disease because of the human foot’s interrelation with the rest of the body.
Foot pain is not normal. Foot problems can be caused by disease, injury or poorly fitting shoes. We treat a number of disorders, including:
At Mercy, we offer comprehensive services to diagnose and treat a full range of conditions, including: