Explore the Adolescent Foot Program

The Orthopedic Center’s Adolescent and Young Adult Foot Program is a unique collaboration between Mass General's pediatric orthopedic surgeons and adult foot & ankle surgeons that:

  • Specializes in caring for adolescents and young adults with foot problems
  • Bridges care of complex foot problems from childhood to adulthood

Conditions we treat:

  • Pes Planus (painful flat feet)
  • Tarsal Coalition
  • Hallux Valgus (bunions)
  • Clubfeet
  • Pes Cavus (high arches)
  • Foot and ankle injuries (fractures, ligamentous injuries) and long term secondary results of injuries
  • Complex foot and ankle deformities that are congenital or acquired

Services offered:

  • Clinical consultation with appropriate diagnostic imaging and evaluation
  • Orthotics and footwear consultation
  • Surgery
    • Foot and ankle arthroscopy
    • Deformity correction using foot osteotomies, tendon transfer, soft tissue releases, external fixation correction