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Podiatric Foot and Ankle Surgery

Although Dr. Schoene and Dr. Smielewski stress quality conservative care for foot and ankle conditions, they do recommend surgery when it will provide the best resolution for your individual condition. Surgery will correct the abnormal alignment of the toe for bunion deformities or can remove an unknown mole or lesion. Our office staff and doctors will discuss the process in order to schedule surgery. Conservative care will be discussed and attempted, and if surgery is the solution then our office staff will check insurance benefits and help you with all scheduling procedures.

Dr. Schoene and Dr. Smielewski are on staff at:
Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital, Lake Forest IL
Hawthorne Surgical Center, Libertyville, IL
25 East Same Day Surgical Center, Chicago, IL

Minor In-Office procedures can be performed for simple conditions.

Podiatric surgical correction can be performed on:

  • Bunions
  • Hammertoes
  • Neuroma’s
  • Metatarsal conditions
  • Ganglion cysts and other soft tissue lesions
  • Bone spurs
  • Tendon and ligament injuries and tears
  • Arthritic Conditions and spurs
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Arthroscopic  joint surgery
  • Dermatology conditions: warts, skin lesions and nails conditions