University Foot and Ankle Institute is an internationally-recognized leading organization for the treatment of foot and ankle problems. Our team of foot and ankle specialists comprehensively treat all foot and ankle problems from simple achilles tendonitis, bunions, heel pain, plantar fasciitis, neuroma pain, ankle sprains and fractures to the most complex reconstructive surgery and limb salvage of the foot and ankle.
Rheumatoid arthritis of the hindfoot results in painful loss of cartilage and usually deformity of the joints. If rheumatoid arthritis is caught early; bracing and orthotic therapy can be used to delay the rheumatoid arthritis process and limit progression of ankle deformity.
If severe rheumatoid arthritis is noted, fusion of the arthritis joints eliminated pain and resolves a majority of the ankle deformity. Although the procedures are quite difficult due to the softness of the bone, the Foot and Ankle Institute has extensive rheumatoid arthritis treatment experience of these difficult and debilitating problems.
Our doctors, surgeons and physical therapists are the very best rheumatoid arthritis foot and ankle specialists in California. Request an appointment with a doctor at our Los Angeles or other Southern California offices to get your rheumatoid arthritis treatment.