What is a Podiatrist?
Po·di·a·try n. The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases of the human foot.
A podiatrist is a doctor of podiatric medicine (DPM), also known as a podiatric physician or surgeon, qualified by their education and training to diagnose and treat conditions affecting the foot, ankle and related structures of the leg. Podiatrists are uniquely qualified among medical professionals to treat the foot and ankle based on their education, training and experience.
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