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.
Have a big lump on your toe and not sure what it is? Most likely it’s a plantar’s wart or ganglion cyst. Here’s a few examples of ganglion cysts which presented recently to my office. Ganglions cysts are soft and filled with thick viscous fluid. If you were to rupture
It’s common to hear patients tell me they have foot pain because they have “flat feet”. An overwhelming majority of the patients who tell me this actually don’t have flat feet at all. They have a normal arch. Some of them may have a variant of a foot type which
What’s a minimalist shoe? It’s lightweight,flexible and offers not support. More importantly, it will allow your foot to become stronger the more you wear it and ultimately help in preventing injury. Read this new study which demonstrates how the foot becomes stronger by wearing a minimalist shoe.
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, 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 Dr. Campitelli is trained in treating.