Podiatry (US)

Podiatric medicine is the branch of medicine devoted to the study, diagnosis, and medical and surgical treatment of disorders of the foot, ankle, and lower extremities.

Penetrant enhancers can be added to topical medicines to improve absorption and compatible medications can be combined into a single dose.

Compounding can be of great help in the treatment of many podiatric conditions:

  • Inflammation and Pain
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Non-Surgical Nail Removal
  • Warts
  • Nail fungus (Onychomycosis)
  • Calluses
  • Hyperhidrosis
  • Decubitus ulcers
  • Transdermal anti-inflammatory agents
  • Skin softeners & moisturizers
  • Transdermal treatments for neuropathy
  • Keratinolytic agents
  • Wound Care
  • Plantar fasciitis (Heel Spurs)
  • Anti-fungal foot powders
  • Muscle & joint pain