Foot and Ankle Injury Services in New Braunfels, Texas

Sports injuries are the most common causes of foot and ankle sprains and fractures. Many foot and ankle injuries occur during sports or exercise. However, even stumbling on uneven ground or tripping on stairs can cause a foot or ankle injury.

At our premier foot and ankle clinic, our services are all-encompassing in terms of podiatric care and treatment for both adult and pediatric patients. While our podiatrists may specialize in foot and ankle-related sports medicine, we treat everything from ingrown toenails to severe foot and ankle injuries.

Diagnosing and Treating a Sports Injury in New Braunfels, Texas

Because of our podiatrists’ interests in fitness, exercise, and sports, they have a specialized interest in the sports medicine aspect of podiatry. In most cases, our staff will make an appointment for an injured athlete within 24 hours. Our doctors have a thorough understanding of all types of foot and ankle injuries and can properly diagnose and treat foot and ankle pathology as it relates to the entire athlete.

Other Podiatry Services in New Braunfels, Texas

Foot problems are often common in people with diabetes. Diabetic foot problems can include ulcerations, infections, and gangrene. At our clinic, the feet of diabetic patients are another interest of our doctors. We know that the key to decreasing the rate of amputation in diabetics is through routine foot exams and appropriate footwear. When foot problems arise in a person suffering from diabetes, our podiatrists have the knowledge to properly diagnose and treat these types of ailments.

Dr. Urteaga, along with his staff, also offer the following services, products, and procedures:

  • Urgent Treatment of Foot and Ankle Injuries and Infections
  • Podiatric Sports Medicine, Including Gait Analysis and Custom Orthotics
  • Acute and Chronic Ankle Sprains
  • Ankle Braces
  • Fracture Walking Boots and Splints
  • Surgical correction of Structural Problems, Including Congenital Problems, Ankle Instability, Bunions, and Hammertoes
  • Footwear Analysis for Athletes
  • Flat Foot or High Arches
  • Heel Pain and Spurs
  • Nerve Disorders
  • Arthritic Foot and Ankle Deformities
  • Ingrown or Deformed Toenails
  • Foot and Ankle Dermatology, Including Warts and Fungus
  • Pediatric Foot Problems
  • Diabetic Foot Exams and Care
  • Diabetic Shoes and Insoles
  • Diabetic Ulcers and Wound Care
  • Foot Infections, Abscesses, and Foreign Bodies
  • Venous Stasis Ulcers
  • Treatment of Corns and Calluses

In addition, we have an online specialty store that carries foot and ankle products.

Insurances that we accept include:

  • Aetna®
  • Blue Cross® Blue Shield®
  • Cigna®
  • First Health®/CCN®
  • HealthSmart®
  • Humana® ChoiceCare®
  • Medicare®
  • PHCS®
  • United Health Care®

Please contact your insurance company to confirm our participation and your podiatry benefits.

At the Foot and Ankle Clinic of Central Texas, our staff provides high-quality foot and ankle injury services throughout New Braunfels, Texas. Contact our staff to schedule your appointment today.