foot & ankle care

for the entire family.

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Alpine Foot Specialists

Diabetic Foot Care

Diabetic and Dysvascular Foot Screening & Treatment.

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Custom Orthotics

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In-Office Digital X-Rays

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Bunion Surgery

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Diabetic Care

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Custom Orthotics

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About Us

At Alpine Foot Specialists, we are committed to providing our patients with the best treatment possible. We believe that it is a privilege to treat those in our community.

We work as a team by listening to the needs of our patients, creating trusting relationships, and providing the most appropriate treatment options. We spend the time to learn about our patients' concerns and goals and then educate them on their specific condition, diagnostic tests that are necessary, and a plan tailored to their needs.

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Dr. David Charnota

Dr. David Charnota is a board certified Doctor of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery. He treats all foot and ankle conditions both surgically and non-surgically, and has a special interest in pediatric flat foot conditions and elective surgery.

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Dr. Anna Gurrera

Dr. Anna Gurrera is a board qualified Doctor of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery. She is highly trained in all aspects of surgical and non-surgical treatment of the foot and ankle.

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Meet Dr. Charnota

Dr. David Charnota is a board certified doctor of podiatric medicine and has been practicing for over 30 years.

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July 1, 2015

Skin Cancer on Your Foot

When you go to the beach, how often do you apply or reapply sunscreen to your feet? In all likelihood, not very often. Even if you are good about sunscreen on your shoulders, back, and face, many people are not so good about covering up their feet. During routine checkups, d [...]

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June 24, 2015

A Question of Compression

Does your job have you standing and/or walking for more than half your working hours? Professions such as nursing, serving, personal training, and many more all require employees to be on their feet for most of the day. This can lead to fatigue, problems in your lower extrem [...]

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June 15, 2015

Running Right

The summer is always a great time to go running outside, whether it be by the lake, in your neighborhood, or in one of the many marathons offered in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs. While an excellent workout, running can cause strain on your feet, leading to unwanted pa [...]

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