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If you’re experiencing foot pain, life can be miserable, especially if you have a bunion, trigger toe, a stubborn injury or flat foot deformity. These can lead to difficulty in walking, affecting your daily life and sports activities. Some patients have arthritis or nerve damage resulting from trauma. Athletes may have pain from a new or chronic injury. Seeking medical help is the first step to relieving pain.

Our Foot & Ankle Team is dedicated to providing comprehensive care for your muscles, bones and joints. Plus, JOI has a highly trained Rehab Team dedicated to your healthy and fast recovery. Our referring physicians have come to trust and depend on us – for you! Together, we strive to restore and sustain your health and fitness in order to reach an optimal level of activity and enhance your quality of life.

Conditions we diagnose and treat include:

  • Bunion
  • Trigger toe
  • Hammer toe
  • Arthritis affecting the foot
  • Foot fracture
  • Pain from a new or chronic injury
  • Flat foot deformity
  • Ankle instability
  • Ankle arthritis
  • Ankle instability
  • Calcaneus fracture
  • Hallux rigidus
  • Lisfranc fracture
  • Navicular fracture
  • Talus fracture
  • Morton’s neuroma
  • Foot conditions caused by diabetes

Our Team

Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute brings together a team of surgeons who are skilled in caring for patients with foot and ankle issues.

Our team uses X-rays and MRI technology to pinpoint the extent of an injury and work with you to bring about healing and relieve your pain.


Our team has the skill and expertise to provide a range of treatments for all of the conditions above. Our surgeons will work with you to find the right solution for your unique needs. Initial treatment may include:

  • Rest
  • Anti-inflammatory medications
  • Orthotics

Surgical treatment may be a welcome option for patients with painful conditions, such as trigger toes, bunions, flat foot and arthritis. We offer treatments including:

  • Ankle arthrodesis (fusion)
  • Ankle replacement
  • Bunion correction
  • Flat foot reconstruction
  • Foot tendon reconstruction
  • Fracture care
  • Diabetic foot care
  • Corn/callus removal
  • Synovectomy