Foot and Ankle



Foot and ankle surgery covers many procedures, from a simple removal of an irritating neuroma or correction of a painful bunion, to repair of a more acute injury such as Achilles tendon rupture or a fracture. 

At Orthopedic Surgery Center of Orange County  we perform more than 700 foot and ankle procedures per year, of these more than 150 were fracture repair or Achilles tendon repair.   We have 3 Board Certified Orthopedic surgeons and 3 Podiatrists on staff who specialize in procedures of the foot and ankle and 3 visiting podiatrists.  All efforts are made to treat ailments conservatively when appropriate before surgery is an option.

Some procedures we perform for foot and ankle are as follows but not limited to this list

·         Bunion correction

·         Hammer toe

·         Achilles repair

·         Tendon repair

·         Fracture care

Permanent physicians to OSC are:

Alex Tischler, MD

Andrew Gerken, MD

Scott Forman, MD

William Mc Nair, DPM

Troy Leaming, DPM

Kazuto Augustus, DPM