Specializing in Alleviating Pain with both Non-Surgical and Surgical Alternatives
Dr. Scott Koppel is your family podiatrist in Gainesville, FL and his team offers state of the art medical and surgical treatment for a wide variety of foot and ankle problems. Regardless of whether your foot pain is caused by plantar fasciitis, bunions, bone spurs, or even an ingrown nail or more severe diabetic complications, they are committed to getting you back on your feet.
From Bunions to Basketball
If you have had a nagging sports injury, you are in the right place. Dr. Koppel’s athletic lifestyle puts him in contact with Gainesville residents that suffer from sports injuries and they frequently seek him out for relief.
Treating Diabetic Foot Problems
Dr. Koppel frequently treats diabetic patients suffering from risky foot conditions. Diabetic Neuropathy affects 60 to 70 percent of patients with diabetes and can lead to severe foot problems. Dr. Koppel has advanced training to treat diabetic patients to reduce the risk of developing foot ulcerations and infections. Proper treatment, while usually directed at the symptoms of peripheral neuropathy should always involve education to help patients understand the importance of prevention of the foot related injuries in the first place. Dr. Koppel has extensive experience in wound care and limb salvage and is here to help you.
Hope For Those Suffering from Varicose Veins and Painful Swollen Legs
Vein ablation has proven to be a very effective treatment alternative to the painful surgeries and stripping techniques that have been used for the last 80 years.