Los Angeles (Mid-Wilshire) Podiatry Location

Updated 4/7/2022
Rene talks about his experience at UFAI and the bunion surgery that has him back running pain free.

We treat all foot and ankle problems from simple tendonitis, plantar fasciitis (heel pain), ankle sprains and fractures to the most complex reconstructive surgery such as ankle replacement, bunion surgery and limb salvage of the foot and ankle.

 

Our foot and ankle surgeons are internationally-recognized for their outstanding leadership and expertise in foot and ankle surgery. We pride ourselves on providing our patients with cutting-edge technology and surgical experience, provided in a family friendly environment.

 

Our goal is to get you back to your normal activities with the highest level of function, in the least amount of time, using the least invasive treatments possible.

 

Los Angeles (Mid-Wilshire) Podiatry Location

5901 W Olympic Blvd.

Suite 509

Los Angeles, CA 90036

(310) 461-2002

 

Schedule a consultation with a UFAI Foot & Ankle Specialist near you.
or call 877-989-9110
24 hours a day, 7 days a week

About Our Mid-City Los Angeles Location

Our physicians have successfully treated over 20,000 patients, and are well known as one of the most technologically advanced foot and ankle practices in the nation.

While working directly with scientists and manufacturers, they are able to assist in developing the latest technologies and treatment options available

 

Our Los Angeles foot and ankle specialists provide the very best treatment for:

 

 

 

Technology at UFAI Mid-City Los Angeles

Our Mid-Wilshire Los Angeles office conveniently offers on-site, state-of-the-art diagnostic technology, including MRI, radiology, x-rays, and ultrasound. We also provide neurosensory testing and non-invasive vascular testing.

 

UFAI is proud to offer the latest developments in podiatric treatment, including:

  • Q-Clear laser treatment for toenail fungus
  • Topaz Coblation, minimally invasive treatment for tendon injuries and plantar fasciitis
  • Tenex therapy, an advanced treatment for chronic tendon pain
  • Restorative treatments, such as platelet-rich plasma (PRP), amniotic fluid, and stem cell therapy for regenerating damaged tissue

 

University Foot and Ankle Institute's California offices are conveniently located throughout Southern California in Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, Santa Monica, Northridge, Granada Hills, Westlake Village, Valencia, Manhattan Beach, and Sherman Oaks, CA. We are currently accepting new patients.

 

Driving Directions

Freeway access is easy, from either the 10 (Santa Monica) or 405 (San Diego) Freeways.

From the 10 Freeway, take Fairfax Ave and continue to S. Genesee Ave.

From the 405 Freeway, take La Cienega Blvd and continue to S. Genesee Ave.

 

The office is located on West Olympic Blvd between S. Spaulding Ave. and S. Genesee Ave. We are directly across the street from Olympia Medical Hospital. 

 

Parking Information

There is metered parking on West Olympic blvd from 9:00 am- 3:00 pm. Street parking is strictly enforced and car towing starts right after 3:00 pm. There is also a parking garage on the corner of Genesee and Olympic. The general parking fee is 10.00.

 

Meet your Mid-Wilshire Foot Doctor 

 

Dr. Stephen Schwartz, DPM, a Los Angeles podiatrist, graduated from the University of California at Irvine with Honors, majoring in the biological sciences. He then went on to study Podiatric Medicine at the California College of Podiatric Medicine in San Francisco.

 

Dr. Schwartz completed his residency at the Southern California Podiatric Medical Center, an affiliate of the USC Medical Center.

 

A board-certified physician, Dr. Schwartz runs Operation Footprint, a non-profit organization that provides training, medical supplies, and reconstructive surgery to Honduran children born with major podiatric disabilities, particularly clubfeet. 

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