Phinit Phisitkul, M.D.

Dr. Phisitkul's Specialties

  • Ankle Replacement 
  • Ankle and Foot Endoscopy
  • Ankle Ligament Repair and Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Repair and Reconstruction
  • Minimally Invasive Bunion Correction
  • Minimally Invasive Hammertoe Correction
  • Correction of Ankle and Foot Contracture
  • Correction of Flatfoot and High Arch
  • Correction of Heel Pain
  • Work-related Injuries
  • PRP Injections 

Medical Education: Chulalongkorn University

Dr. Phisitkul is a mid-career Orthopaedic surgeon with extensive clinical experience in taking care of complex foot and ankle conditions from a 10-year practice at the University of Iowa. His contribution to society is based on a strong foundation in clinical care, research, and teaching.

Using knowledge and skills from fellowship training in sports medicine and foot and ankle surgery, he has taken care of a substantial number of patients in the midwest region for both primary and revision conditions. These included helping University of Iowa athletes, high-school, and professional athletes in returning to sports all the way to giving salvage options to patients with severe foot and ankle deformities. He has published over 100 articles on Pubmed and many book chapters. He has a strong leadership role at both local and national levels of society.

High arch is causing my foot problems. What is the solution?

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Why do I keep spraining my ankle?

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Minimally Invasive Hammertoe Correction

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Treatment for Flatfoot Deformity

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Should I consider an ankle replacement for for my ankle arthritis?

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Minimally Invasive Correction of Big Toe Arthritis (Hallux Rigidus)

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How to take care of my foot and ankle after surgery.

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Treatments for Achilles Tendon Ruptures

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I have cartilage damage in the ankle joint. What should I do?

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What is the treatment for painful achilles tendon?

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I broke my ankle! What should I do?

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Minimally Invasive Bunion Correction

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High ankle sprain hurts!

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