This specialist field involves the surgical treatment of ailments affecting the ankle, foot, and associated inferior extremity structures. The aim of this procedure is to ensure sustained functionality of the ankle and foot areas. Patients with ligament and joint problems receive numerous surgical solutions that repair joints, bones, and muscles. At Orthopaedic Institute of Ohio we specialize in multiple fields, including surgery, sports medicine, biomechanics, geriatric care, pediatrics, orthopedics and primary care. Additionally, care of diabetic patients as it is a rapidly growing podiatric medicine specialization as lower extremity problems often develop.