Podiatrist • Foot & Ankle Surgeon in Fairlawn, Streetsboro, and Nordonia Ohio.
Dr. Campitelli is on staff at 5 hospital and rehabilitation facilities in Akron, Cuyahoga Falls, Barberton, and Ravenna including Western Reserve Hospital, Akron General, Summa Health Systems, and University Hospitals.
Need a second Opinion? Sometimes foot or ankle pain can go on for years if not treated properly or if it is misdiagnosed. We have assisted many patients who were experiencing significant foot pain after a previous surgery.
Many of the elective foot and ankle surgeries performed by Dr. Campitelli can be done as an outpatient where you are home the same day. Depending on the procedure, you may or may not be able walk within 24 hours after surgery.
An ingrown toenail is when the border or side of your toenail breaks through the skin next to it which eventually leads to a skin infection or cellulitis. The skin becomes swollen, red and painful. Sometimes you will see pus draining from underneath the nail. Treatment at home consists of
Foot pain while walking is not always caused by plantar fasciitis, a clinical surgeon in Taipei said, adding that varicose veins can also cause pain when walking and are more common in women. Shu Tien Clinic Vascular Surgery division head Yu Tarng-jenn (游堂振) said that a 55-year-old woman who had
I am asked this question everyday. Sometimes I feel like my answer would best be served by placing an audio player in my office and pressing play each time it is asked! That may not be a bad idea… “Shoes do no more for the foot than a hat does
Dr. Campitelli is dual board certified in both foot surgery as well as reconstructive rearfoot and ankle surgery.
A procedure very similar to fixing carpal tunnel syndrome in the hand can also be utilized to resolve a painful condition in the leg where nerves become compressed in a tight tunnel. Dr. Campitelli has successfully performed many nerve releases to help patients who have had unexplained leg and foot pain.
Being a member of an over than 130 physician groups allows Dr. Campitelli to stay on the cutting edge of medicine and offer the latest treatment options available for his patients. If your problem is not a direct result of a foot or lower extremity injury, he can refer you to one of the specialists at Unity Health Network.
Dr. Campitelli has been featured in Men’s Health, Running Times, Competitor Magazine, Natural Born Runner, and many other periodicals and books on running. Most recently he was featured in the book, Ready to Run by Dr. Kelly Starrett.
Read about some of the conditions we treat both in the office and hospital..