As a leader in the field of podiatric medicine and surgery for over thirty five years, the podiatrists at American Foot and Leg Specialists work hard to prevent, detect, and treat any foot and ankle problem. From routine checkups to athletic or work-related injuries, as well as, special treatments and surgery, our podiatric physicians are experts on all foot and ankle needs. They can help with diabetic foot care, corns, flat feet, nail and skin conditions, bunions, nerve testing, lower extremity wound care, pediatric care, and disability ratings.
Our goal is to educate each patient and begin a targeted treatment program providing the highest quality of care available. With a caring and attentive attitude, our podiatric physicians and staff will ease any apprehension that a patient may have during their course of care. Our physicians build a patient/physician relationship on trust by providing every patient with all information needed to make the best choices about their foot and ankle health. They will work with each patient to develop a treatment plan that will ease pain, heal injuries and help prevent future problems along with correcting deformities and conditions which limit their lifestyles because of pain.
Our physicians, Dr. Lorne Colon, Dr. Marieli Colon, Dr. Jeffrey Flash, Dr. Rodney Gadson, Dr. Praya Mam, and Dr. Rose James are medical specialists who diagnose and treat conditions affecting the foot, ankle, and structures of the leg. The training of podiatric physicians includes human anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, sociological and psychological perspectives, general medicine, surgery and pharmacology. With their extensive training and experience they can correct foot abnormalities that prevent people from participating fully in their lives. Additionally, they are dedicated to helping older adults stay active, and active by helping them to keep their feet and ankles healthy.
At all four locations around the Atlanta Metro area, including the state licensed and fully accredited out-patient surgery center, our physicians utilize state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic equipment including diagnostic ultrasound, portable x-rays, CO2 Lasers, nitrous oxide analgesic, and shockwave therapy.
All American Foot and Leg Specialists locations south of Atlanta are open Monday through Friday. Contact any of our locations or click on the ‘Make an Appointment’ button above to schedule an appointment today.