Podiatric Medicine & Surgery

UofL Physicians – Podiatric Medicine & Surgery, formerly known as Foot Doctors P.S.C., has been in Louisville for over 30 years. The practice strives to provide the region’s most sophisticated foot and ankle care for individuals of all ages. Our providers work closely with a network of other medical specialists including family and internal medicine, physical therapists, orthopedics, endocrinologists, rheumatologists, pain specialists, neurologists and radiologists. These working relationships assures each patient is afforded the optimal care available.

Our practice has been working with UofL Hospital and UofL School of Medicine for many years with direct involvement in residency education. Dr. Ford is also the director and founder of the Podiatric Residency Program at Jewish Hospital and St. Mary’s Healthcare (JHSMH). Our leadership in podiatry in the region has led to our practice joining UofL Physicians. This new affiliation will expand our ability to collaborate with other providers to ensure holistic expert and compassionate care for our patients.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

UofL Physicians – Podiatric Medicine & Surgery provides expert and compassionate care to each and every one of its patients. For each patient, a treatment plan will be developed. For many conditions, the earlier you start treatment, the better. Treatment often starts with “R.I.C.E.” therapy that includes Rest, Ice, Compression and Elevation. We also offer surgical services. 

Non-Surgical Services:

  • Trimming corns and calluses
  • Wart removal
  • Padding corns and calluses
  • Orthotic devices
  • Injection therapy
  • Splinting/strapping
  • Bracing
  • Computerized gait analysis
  • Removable walking cast
  • Night splint
  • Permanent destruction of nail root
  • Total ankle replacement

Surgical Services

  • Arthroplasty
  • Arthrodesis
  • Skin wedging
  • Tendon rebalancing or lengthening
  • Muscle rebalancing or lengthening
  • Tendon transfers
  • Relocation of surrounding joints
  • Repair or reconstruction of damaged ligament(s)
  • Amputation
  • Joint fusions
  • Insertion of implant devices
  • Removal of uric acid crystals
  • Joint repair
  • Removing part or all of nail
  • Nerve release or removal
  • Tendon repair
  • Realigning of the bones of the foot

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Physicians in this practice may not see patients at all locations listed below. For details, please call the appointment line for the location you are interested in visiting.

Offices and Clinics

  • Foot Doctor, Inc
    142 Chenoweth Lane
    Louisville, Kentucky 40207
    502-897-1616
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  • Podiatric Medicine and Surgery at UofL Physicians Outpatient Center
    401 E. Chestnut St.
    Suite 240
    Louisville, Kentucky 40202
    502-629-5460
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  • Wound Care Center at Jewish Hospital
    200 Abraham Flexner Way
    6th Floor
    Louisville, Kentucky 40202
    502-561-3918
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UofL Physicians – Podiatric Medicine and Surgery doctors provide patient-centered care delivered for individuals of all ages. 

Next Steps

For more information or to make an appointment,
call 502-588-6000