Looking for help with a foot or ankle problem?

You're in the right place! 

AOFAS President
J. Chris Coetzee, MD
AOFAS President

Created by foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeons, FootCareMD is a powerful educational resource that you can use to learn about your foot or ankle condition and the possible treatments. We're here to help you make informed decisions about your foot and ankle health.

This site from the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) includes clinical descriptions and treatment options for foot and ankle ailments, a how-to self-help section, an online "Find a Surgeon" search​ to locate a foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeon in your area and much more.

With FootCareMD, you're taking a step in the right direction!


 Patients Talk About Their Care


 Got Heel Pain?

heel pain Plantar fasciitis is the most common cause of heel pain and affects many people. Are you one of them? Click here to learn more.

 AOFAS Members Uniquely Qualified

orthopaedic distinction What makes AOFAS members uniquely qualified to treat your feet? Click here to find out.

 The Right Shoe for Your Sport

Do you know how to select the right athletic shoe? Click here for a guide. athletic shoe

 Find a Surgeon Near You!

Click here​ to search for a Foot and Ankle Orthopaedi​c Surgeon in your area.​​​​

 Choosing The Right Treatment

CW logo.PNGThe American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) has joined the Choosing Wisely campaign. This national effort is designed to help patients learn what medical tests and treatments are supported by scientific evidence. Click here to learn about the AOFAS Choosing Wisely recommendations for bunions and hammertoes, flat feet and high arches, plantar fasciitis and Morton’s neuroma.

 Choosing A Foot & Ankle Doctor