Our specialty-trained podiatrist at our Foot & Ankle Center of Excellence at Tri-County Orthopedics is a recognized and respected expert in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of foot and ankle injuries and conditions.

Pain and problems in your feet, toes, heels, and ankles can severely impact your daily life. Injuries, diseases, nerve disorders, diabetic issues, and deformities are all common sources of foot and ankle pain, numbness, and mobility issues. Patients experiencing these symptoms can gain relief through a number of treatment options, which range from conservative, nonsurgical care to reconstructive surgery.

Patients who suffer from foot pain or ankle pain may visit a primary care physician or a doctor of podiatric medicine (DPM) if they have pain or mobility issues based on injuries, conditions, or deformities in their feet, toes, heels, lower legs, or ankles. Podiatric medicine, or podiatry, is the medical field that exclusively focuses on these areas, and doctors who specialize in podiatric medicine are called podiatrists. These physicians have medical and surgical expertise in nonsurgical foot and ankle care as well as foot and ankle surgery and podiatric surgery. Podiatrists offer consultation and patient care for everything from diabetic neuropathy and heel pain to foot fractures and bunions. 

If you're suffering from a foot or ankle injury or condition, it may be time to visit our podiatrist at Tri-County Orthopedics.

Our Podiatry Doctor

When to Seek Care With a Podiatrist

Our podiatrist, Dr. Jaclyn Ramirez, understands that proper diagnosis is paramount in determining the most effective plan to treat your individual condition or injury. Request an appointment online or call (973) 538-2334 to consult with our podiatry expert if you are suffering from any of the following symptoms in your foot, toes, heel, or ankle:

  • Bruising or tenderness
  • Inability to bear weight on the affected foot or ankle
  • Instability, stiffness, or weakness
  • Numbness and tingling
  • Pain and/or discoloration of the toenails
  • Redness, swelling, or burning
  • Severe pain

Common ankle, heel, toe, and foot conditions and injuries that result in the symptoms above include:

  • Ankle sprains
  • Bunions
  • Calluses
  • Cavus foot (high arches)
  • Flat feet
  • Fractures
  • Fungus
  • Hammertoes
  • Ingrown toenails
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Neuromas
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Plantar warts
  • Tendonitis (tendinitis)

Tri-County Orthopedics Walk-In Clinic

Dedicated to delivering the care you need when you need it, we proudly offer our Walk-In Clinic for urgent needs in Cedar Knolls. With convenient extended hours, our specialized orthopedic Walk-In Clinic provides prompt, expert treatment for bone, joint, and muscle injuries so you can get back to doing what you love quickly and safely.

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Your World-Class Expert and Hometown Choice for Podiatry Care

At Tri-County Orthopedics—the most preferred, recognized, and awarded orthopedic practice in the region—you’re in the care of exceptional, specialty-trained orthopedic surgeons, doctors, and staff. Our specialty-trained podiatrist and our orthopedic foot and ankle doctors at our Foot & Ankle Center are recognized and respected experts in the diagnosis and treatment of foot and ankle problems—from complex injuries to simple conditions—using either nonsurgical care or surgery.

With years of training and clinical practice, our podiatrist, Dr. Jaclyn Ramirez, has the experience and skill to treat a wide range of foot and ankle injuries and podiatric conditions. Together, our podiatrist, orthopedic foot and ankle surgeons, and staff take a team approach to assess, diagnose, and treat our foot and ankle patients through our Foot & Ankle Center of Excellence. To learn more about our Foot & Ankle Center at Tri-County Orthopedics and its renowned doctors, we invite you to review our patient education resources, view our Athlete and Parent’s Online Guide to Sports Medicine on our Web site, or use the quick links below. 

When you're ready to discuss your podiatric issue and your individual treatment options with our podiatrist at Tri-County Orthopedics, you can request an appointment online or call (973) 538-2334. Our podiatrist is available at our convenient locations in Cedar Knolls and Jefferson.

If your injury or symptoms can't wait for an appointment, please visit our Walk-In Clinic in Cedar Knolls. 

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