For nearly 4 decades, Dr. Mark Costopoulos has enjoyed the reputation of providing exceptional podiatric services to all of his patients. He offers a wide spectrum of foot care services for the entire family. Dr. Costopoulos understands that going to the doctor can be stressful for many people, so he goes out of his way to make your visit a relaxed and comfortable one. He provides sports medicine in Manhattan Beach, athlete’s foot treatment, care for ingrown toenails, heel pain, custom orthotics, pediatric and geriatric foot care, diabetic foot care, bunions, hammertoes, wound care, and treatment for ankle and foot sprains and fractures. He is a well-respected podiatrist who has your best interests at heart.
Regardless of your abilities, your feet take the brunt of the stress during physical activity. If you are an occasional sports enthusiast, weekend warrior, or a professional athlete, Dr. Costopoulos helps you remain healthy and competitive in your recreational activities. Our special sports medicine care can help you prevent injuries before they occur as well as repair injuries after they happen. Services for sports medicine in Manhattan Beach provide treatment for sprained ankles, fractures, stress fractures, shin splints and other overuse conditions, heel pain and heel injuries, tendonitis and pulled tendons. Avoiding a sports injury is of paramount importance. These services are preventive as well as curative. Orthotics are custom made to fit in a patient’s shoes to treat painful conditions such as flat feet, heel spurs, plantar fasciitis and neuromas. Ingrown toenails can be treated with either a simple excision or a more complex surgical procedure depending on the severity of the condition. Fungal infections are familiar to many athletes. These infections of both the skin and nails should be treated as soon as possible because if left untreated they can lead to dangerous blood infections such as cellulitis. Bunions, hammertoes, corns and calluses are very common conditions for the athlete. These can be treated with permanent removal. Our patients have the final say on how we treat their conditions.
The sports medicine in Manhattan Beach treatments also include ankle strains, torn Achilles tendons, and foot fractures which result from strenuous activity. Dr. Costopoulos has your best interests and foot care at heart. He works with you to develop a treatment plan that recognizes your active lifestyle and he is committed to getting you back on your feet as quickly as possible. For a sports injury or for any general podiatric condition for you and your family, give Dr. Costopoulos a call today.