Doctors of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery (podiatrists) are physicians/surgeons who diagnose, evaluate and treat a wide range of conditions that affect the foot, ankle and lower leg.
All Scott & White podiatrists are board certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery (ABPS) or the American Board of Podiatric Medicine (ABPM) and are members of the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) and the Texas Podiatric Medical Association (TPMA).
Common Podiatric Problems:
Scott & White podiatrists are also part of a comprehensive medical team that addresses more complex health concerns such as diabetes, arthritis and sports injuries.
Scott & White Footwear Center
The Scott & White Footwear Center, a retail podiatry store located in Temple, TX, carries shoes, shoe supplies, various bandaging and wound care supplies to care for your foot care needs.
- Compression hosiery
- Shoe inserts
- Arch supports
- PediFx pads
- Full line of shoes from Dr. Comfort
- Full line of Bako Lab products
- Prescription strength medications for feet and toenails
Foot Wound Clinic
The Foot Wound Clinic focuses on treating patients with healing and non-healing wounds of the foot and ankle commonly associated with complications from:
- Vascular disorders
- Pressure sores
- Traumatic wounds
Working in conjunction with the Scott & White Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Clinic, our physicians use leading-edge treatment modalities to promote wound healing, including:
- Negative pressure wound therapy (wound vac)
- Bioengineered tissue applications
- Total contact casting
- Surgical treatment or reconstruction for limb salvage
- Larval therapy
- Perdorthic services available
Podiatric Wound Care: Lower Extremity Amputation Prevention (LEAP)
Patients with diabetes mellitus or any condition that results in loss of protective sensation in the feet can benefit from the LEAP program.
- This program can dramatically reduce the likelihood of lower extremity amputations through:
- Regular foot evaluations
- Patient education
- Daily self-inspection
- Footwear selection