Surgical Solutions That Are Easier on You
Kent Foot & Ankle Center offers you a highly skilled surgeon with extensive experience in the surgical treatment of the foot and ankle. So it may surprise you to know that here, surgery is actually a last resort. We want your care to be as effective and as easy on you as possible. That's why we explore all available nonsurgical options first, without delaying your treatment or your pain relief. But, if surgery is necessary to end your pain, you'll receive the most trusted, advanced procedure available to meet your needs.
Thanks to the latest medical and surgical advances, we are able to offer many options to provide effective, lasting relief. These procedures are usually performed on an outpatient basis for your convenience and comfort. Some of the advanced procedures Dr. Barton performs include the following:
Repair of damaged tendons in the foot and ankle
Plantar fasciotomy – an answer to a painful condition known as plantar fasciitis. One of the most common causes of severe heel pain, this condition affects the tissue that supports the entire arch of the foot.
TOPAZ surgery for heel pain caused by plantar fasciitis