Practice Philosophy

The Hugar Foot & Ankle Specialists offer over 75 years of combined experience in providing quality, expert, medical and surgical care for all types of painful foot & ankle problems, for patients of all ages. Recognizing that foot and ankle problems are most easily treated before they become serious, the Hugar Foot & Ankle Specialists emphasize early detection and prompt treatment for ailments such as sprains, muscle strains, tendonitis, bunions, hammertoes, corns and calluses, flat feet, heel spurs, ingrown toenails and plantar warts —- only this preventive philosophy and method of treatment can lead to a faster recovery time and help prevent rapid progression to more serious debilitating conditions. Other problems such as fractures, work injuries, sports injuries, arthritis, and diabetic foot care require and receive immediate specialized attention from the Hugar Foot & Ankle Specialists.

As surgical residency trained and Board Certified foot surgeons, the Hugar Foot & Ankle Specialists are well-versed and skilled in the many alternative non-surgical approaches to your foot ailments. However, when conservative therapy does not provide adequate relief of discomfort, modern and more decisive methods of outpatient surgery may be recommended to you and skillfully performed with minimal time away from work or school activities.

Remember, it is not normal for your feet to hurt. Prompt attention to your feet by the Hugar Foot & Ankle Specialists can provide you greater comfort and help prevent limitations in your lifestyle.

Hugar Foot & Ankle Specialists include board-certified podiatric surgeons who specialize in the treatment of foot and ankle pathology, injuries and diseases.  Our practice offers outpatient surgery procedures, on-site digital X-Ray testing, custom foot & ankle orthotics, advanced wound care methods, shockwave EPAT treatments, LASER surgery, and physical therapy services.