Foot and Ankle Surgery | UnityPoint Health Quad Cities

Foot & Ankle Surgery

Whether it's a sprain or fracture, bunions, Achilles tendon rupture, or Rheumatoid arthritis, the fellowship - trained orthopedic surgeons at UnityPoint Health - Trinity offer trusted surgical solutions to treat a full spectrum of foot and ankle disorders and help you get back to your regular activities.

About Foot & Ankle Surgery

Correct orthopedic treatment is essential to heal any injury of the foot or ankle and avoid future problems from developing or worsening. A few of the many foot and ankle surgeries we provide include:

  • Bunion surgery
  • Achilles tendinitis repair (partial and complete)
  • Ankle arthroscopy
  • Ankle reconstruction
  • Fracture and sprain repair

Common Foot & Ankle Conditions

Food or ankle surgery can be an effective solution to treat chronic pain and improve mobility. Surgery may be recommended to a patient who experiences chronic pain caused by one of the following foot and ankle conditions:

  • Bunions: foot deformity caused by the big toe turning outward
  • Achilles tendinitis: inflammation, irritation and swelling of the Achilles tendon
  • Planter fasciitis: irritation and swelling of the thick tissue on the bottom of the foot
  • Tarsal tunnel syndrome: compression of the nerve that runs behind the inner ankle bone down to the heel
  • Arthritis of the foot: joint damage caused by osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and post-traumatic arthritis
  • Hammer toe: toes stay bent down like a claw
  • Flatfoot: arch or instep of the foot collapses 
  • Overuse injuries of the foot and ankle
  • Chronic pain of the foot and ankle
  • Fractures and sprains of the foot and ankle

If you suffer from chronic foot or ankle pain, ask for a referral to the orthopedic surgeons at UnityPoint Health - Trinity to discuss a customized solution that fits your unique medical needs and goals.