PLEASE CALL 305-670-8411 as of JUNE 2023 to see Dr. Carbonell and Reeves. Thanks
Dr. Abrantes will be working in a hospital setting. Thank you for entrusting us with your and your families footcare. Dr. Jaime Carbonell and Reeves will be taking over your charts and we recommend them without hesitation to continue your care. You may contact their office at 305-670-8411. We will miss you all. Dr. A
Sometimes when conservative treatments do not achieve optimal results, surgery may achieve the desired results to help with pain and function. Dr. Abrantes specializes in many surgical procedures in both elective and non-elective minimally invasive surgery cases.
Sports Medicine Experience with treating both amateur and professional athletes, such as, the Atlanta Falcons, Jacksonville Jaguars, Dallas Cowboys, Boston RedSox, Baltimore Orioles, Detroit Tigers, FIU Soccer, ITP tennis and elite marathon runners. Even our weekend warrior, we can help keep you in the game!
Prevention is key! Doing a semi-annual or annual diabetic foot screening to check circulation and sensation. This involves checking skin and foot abnormalities that may prevent many complications related to diabetic loss of limbs, amputations, as well as wounds.
State of the art 3D orthotic scanner integrated to be the latest in custom foot inserts for foot pain and leg discrepancy.
Custom orthotics are specially-made podiatrist devices designed to support and comfort your feet. Prescription orthotics are crafted for you and no one else.
We treat many dermatological nail and skin conditions of the lower leg, involving the foot and ankle. Conditions such as fungal nails, ingrown nails, plantar warts, athlete’s foot (tinea pedis) and sweaty feet. Skin cancer can also affect the lower leg, ankle and foot , if you have any concerns make a podiatrist appointment today!
Minimally invasive surgery (MIS) has a faster recovery time in most cases, such as the mini bunion surgery. Some joint preservation surgeries can be performed with shorter recovery times also. Flat feet and posterior tibial tendon dysfunction (PTTD) inward ankle deviation surgery can be done with a MIS 15 minute surgery. The benefits are
Minimally invasive surgery (MIS) has a faster recovery time in most cases, such as the mini bunion surgery. Some joint preservation surgeries can be performed with shorter recovery times also. Flat feet and posterior tibial tendon dysfunction (PTTD) inward ankle deviation surgery can be done with a MIS 15 minute surgery. The benefits are a quicker recovery times usually within 2 weeks. All MIS surgery is done under local anesthesia.
Endoscopic plantar fasciitis foot pain and arthroscopic ankle ligament surgeries are also treated with MIS. Learn more about minimally invasive flat foot surgery
Accelerated cell reproduction and
growth leading to faster repair of
damaged tissues which aids foot pain.
Laser therapy aims to bio-stimulate injured and dysfunctional tissues.
Acute inflammation reduction as well as many other benfits.
Wounds involving the lower limb are treated with the utmost conservative aggressive care to try to avoid amputations. Joints are also approached with the latest research and cutting edge technologies to keep your limbs and joints preserved for continued quality of life.
If you are looking for a podiatrist near me? The Florida Lower Extremity Foot & Ankle Center's (FLEFAC) is conveniently located across from South Miami Hospital. We do have same day appointments for urgent foot pain or trauma.
Our mission as a podiatrist and staff, is to provide our patients personalized, high-quality foot and ankle care.
Our friendly staff is here to help the patient and their family members be at the center of your plan of care. We welcome you and your family as our family.