Pediatric foot conditions can go on notice or be misdiagnosed as there is a lot of changes that pediatric patients go through as part of normal structural development. Pediatric foot conditions can present as children who are unable to keep up with their peers, pigeon toed, feet turned out, children that complain of pain in her feet and many other signs and symptoms.

The team of experts at Foot and Ankle Center of Iowa treatment all forms of pediatric foot conditions. At the appointment with your foot doctor, they will possibly obtain x-rays depending on the condition. They will also perform a physical examination of the foot and ankle. At that time, they will be able to discuss treatment options which may include activity modification, orthotics, therapy, or surgical correction depending on the condition and your foot and ankle physicians’ recommendations.