Foot and Ankle Services

The Foot and Ankle Service specializes in disorders and diseases of the foot and ankle in adult, young adult and teenage patients. We treat a large spectrum of problems through both surgical and non-surgical techniques.

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450 Broadway Street
Redwood City, CA 94063
Phone: 650-498-7555 Getting Here
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Our Doctors

Care and Treatment

Treatments

Whether a patient is suffering from a chronic disorder or an acute injury of the foot and ankle, our  team of specialty-trained orthopaedic physicians, physical therapists and orthotists are available to treat all types of foot and ankle injuries, disorders and diseases. The goal is to restore function and facilitate a quick return to daily activities, work and sports.

Non-Surgical Treatment Options

Athletic aids

Athletic supplies that help prevent injuries while you are playing sports.

Braces

Braces provide support to injured, weak or damaged foot and ankle bones, or help improve gait and balance.

Non-steroidal anti-inflammatories (NSAID)

A class of medications that reduce inflammation by reducing the production of prostaglandins, chemicals that promote inflammation, pain, and fever.

Orthotic devices

Orthotics foot, heel inserts, or braces are used to treat various conditions of the foot and ankle.

Physical therapy

Physical therapy may include a regimen of exercise, tissue manipulation, and other treatments focused on maximizing function in specific body parts to help relieve pain.

Surgical Treatments 

Bunionectomy 

Surgical removal or realignment of soft tissue and bone around the base of the big toe to relieve pain and restore normal alignment to the joint.

Hammertoe repair

Hammer toe repair surgery is done to release the tendons or remove bone to straighten the toe.

Fusions/arthrodesis

Bone or joint fusion surgery, called arthrodesis, fuses two bones on each end of the joint, eliminating the joint itself.

Open reduction and internal fixation

Open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) is a two-part surgery used to fix broken bones.

Repair or reconstruction of posterior tibial tendon, peroneal tendons

Surgical procedures to treat and repair  torn or damaged tendons of the ankle.

Repair of Achilles tendon tear

Surgical repair of a ruptured or torn Achilles tendon requires stitching the tendon back together.

Learn more about preparing for your surgery.

For Patients

PREPARE FOR YOUR APPOINTMENT

Bring your completed New Patient Questionnaire to your appointment.

International Patients

Phone: +1-650-723-8561
Email: IMS@stanfordmed.org

Call us to make an appointment

650-498-7555

For Health Care Professionals

PHYSICIAN HELPLINE

Phone: 1-866-742-4811
Fax: 650-320-9443
Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Stanford Hospital & Clinics provides comprehensive services to refer and track patients, as well as provides the latest information and news for physicians and office staff. For help with all referral needs and questions visit Referring Physicians.

HOW TO REFER

Fax a referral form with supporting documentation to 650-320-9443.

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