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What is a Podiatric Surgeon - Association of Alberta Podiatric Surgeons

Podiatric Surgeons are foot and ankle specialists who practice in Alberta Health Services Facilities and provide consultation and surgical services covered by Alberta Heath Care. Podiatric Surgeons have a minimum of 10 years of education and meet a wide range of needs including: diabetic limb salvage, trauma, sports medicine, and foot and ankle reconstruction.

How can a Podiatric Surgeon help you?

Sustaining an injury to your foot can significantly impact your daily life and overall health. Podiatric Surgeons take a holistic approach to address your foot and ankle conditions with the intent of enhancing your quality of life and overall health.

Common issues Podiatric Surgeons deal with include:

How can you see a Podiatric Surgeon?

Get an appointment to see a Podiatric Surgeon in Alberta by obtaining a referral from an Alberta Licensed Medical Doctor. Alberta Heath Care provides coverage for initial consultation and many surgical services provided out of AHS hospitals. View a full list of Alberta hospitals where Podiatric Surgical Services are provided here.

Do not have a referral? Contact your preferred clinic for more information.

Which Podiatric Surgeons practice near you? And how long are their wait times?  Check out our Membership Directory to find out!

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