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Foot and Ankle Deformities

Acquired foot and ankle deformities

Acquired deformities may have several causes:

Congenital foot and ankle deformities

Congenital deformities of the foot and ankle may appear at any age — from newborn through adolescence. These deformities include:

How we can help – treatment options

Treatment will be based on our expert evaluation of your child's condition and the likelihood for a good outcome. Orthopaedic surgeons at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia may treat foot and ankle disorders and deformities with the following:

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