Welcome to Summit Foot & Ankle Specialists
The doctors and staff at Summit Foot and Ankle Clinic are experienced and compassionate podiatric specialists. Whether you're suffering from a mild sprain or have sustained a serious injury, Summit’s team of doctors is dedicated to helping you return to a healthy, active lifestyle through expert treatment. The expertise of our team of doctors in Utah enables us to offer you a full range of options, from all available therapies to complex surgery.
With decades of experience in a variety of surgical and sports medicine podiatry fields, the premiere specialists are found at Summit. Podiatric surgery and advanced non-surgical techniques are both available for patients in need of rehabilitation or reconstruction. Many musculoskeletal problems either find their roots in or manifest through painful foot and ankle symptoms. A visit to our foot doctors in Salt Lake City can help restore an active and healthy lifestyle that has been limited or made impossible by pain in the lower extremities.
Foot Surgery in Salt Lake City
Many ailments of the lower extremities may require surgical procedures as part of the recovery process. When you are looking for a podiatric surgery specialist in Salt Lake City, you will want to find the best doctor in Utah. When selecting a specialist, it is important to consider their experience, their reputation, and their approach to health care. The ankle and foot are a foundational component of good overall health, and the best surgeons will take advantage of state-of-the-art techniques that can improve effectiveness of treatment and reduce recovery time.
Our doctors are leaders in their field. Dr. Royall and Dr. Ellsworth are both certified by the American Board of Podiatric medicine. Dr. Royall is a cofounder and chair of Utah’s largest foot and ankle specialist group, the Utah Podiatric Physicians and Surgeons Group, LLC. Dr. Ellsworth is a member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. Their combined experience includes working as doctors at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Utah and serving as the team podiatrist for the Real Salt Lake soccer team. Dr. Royall is currently the company podiatrist for Salt Lake City’s Ballet West.
For reconstructive surgery, podiatric sports medicine, advanced non-surgical procedures and unbeatable experience and credentials, the specialists at the Summit Clinic are some of the most trustworthy and reliable foot doctors in the state.
Are your feet bothering you? Common foot problems like hammer toe, claw foot, toe fungus, and ingrown toenails can be very uncomfortable and lead to other complications. An expert podiatrist can help.
For many people, the health of their feet is something they will never think about until an injury or chronic pain issue leads them to needing a specialist. Podiatry is a medical specialty that focuses on the bones, muscles and nerves of the feet and ankles. With 28 bones, 33 muscles, 5 major blood veins and more, it can be complex but with a little care from a specialized doctor, most people can enjoy healthy walking, running, dancing and sports all their lives. Read more to find out how a podiatric sports medicine specialist can help your athlete perform at their best and recover from any injury more quickly.