There are a number of conditions which can affect the child's foot or ankle. These range from skin and toenail conditions to podiatric orthopedic deformities such as flatfeet and tarsal coalitions.
Growth spurts and other normal developmental changes make children and adolescents prone to several of these conditions. In particular the active lifestyles of children athletes can also contribute to foot problems.
Some of the more common conditions we treat are listed in this section.