Pediatric foot care is essential for your child’s development, especially for early intervention and proper treatment of deformities or injuries. At Premier Foot & Ankle, with locations in Dallas, Plano, Allen, Mesquite, Celina, McKinney, Sherman, Irving, and Frisco, Texas, your child can receive compassionate and comprehensive pediatric foot care management plans. Click on the online booking feature or call your most convenient office to schedule your child’s visit.
There are a number of congenital defects and issues that can affect little ones starting from birth. Because pediatric podiatrists have extensive training in caring for children, they can intervene and provide treatments to ensure your child continues to develop healthfully. Pediatric foot care can involve diagnosing and treating:
In some cases, pediatric foot care can also include treating an injury or trauma, like if your child sprained their ankle while playing sports.
As your child ages, they can voice their concerns and let you know if they’re experiencing pain or discomfort in their feet, so you know when it’s time to schedule a podiatric exam. But for little ones, it’s up to you to examine your child regularly and be aware of any abnormalities that may be concerning.
The caring pediatric podiatrists at Premier Foot & Ankle encourage you to bring your child in for an exam if your child:
You should also bring your child to the clinic for an exam if they have a foot wound that is severe or one that isn’t healing properly.
Premier Foot & Ankle entirely personalize pediatric foot care treatment plans to your child and their specific diagnosis. Your dedicated pediatric podiatrist may recommend:
If your child needs surgery for a complex deformity or severe injury, the expert surgeons at Premier Foot & Ankle care for them every step of the way, including throughout their postoperative recovery stage. The team works diligently to ensure your little one experiences a full recovery, no matter which type of treatment is right for them.
The compassionate team at Premier Foot & Ankle provide a variety of personalized pediatric foot care solutions. Book your child’s exam online or call your closest clinic directly.