CHOC Children’s has been a center for treating foot and ankle conditions for more than 30 years. Led by orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Carl Weinert, our pediatric-trained specialists have unrivaled experience in treating clubfoot and other foot disorders in infants and children, including congenital limb defects, flat foot, polydactyly of toes, idiopathic toe-walking and inward twisting of the femur, shin bones or forefoot. We have a multidisciplinary team that uses that latest in casting, bracing, soft tissue and ligament releases, tendon transfers and bone lengthening and grafting.
We treat any foot and ankle disorder in children, including:
Treatment options may include:
• Casting and bracing
• Physical therapy
• Soft tissue and ligament releases
• Tendon transfers
• Bone lengthening or grafting
• Surgery, including soft tissue and bone reconstruction and gradual correction with external fixation
To make an appointment with our orthopaedic specialists, please call the CHOC Children’s Orthopaedic Institute at (888) 770-2462 and press 2 for specialty care clinics.