Exceptional Foot and Ankle Care

​When your feet or ankles hurt or have been injured, the pain and discomfort can affect your whole body and every aspect of your day. Simple activities, such as walking or standing, can increase your pain. Even wearing shoes can become painful. The Joint and Spine Center has the expertise to get you back on your feet in the shortest time possible...without the pain. 

We're Cincinnati's leading destination for Joint & Spine Care. Our team of highly-skilled, experienced orthopedic specialists can determine the best treatment to get you moving again. Because even a moment is too long for pain.

Why choose The Christ Hospital Health Network? 

At The Christ Hospital Health Network, our orthopedic surgeons work with you to develop a treatment plan that is right for you, your condition, and your lifestyle. Our Nurse Navigator works with you to coordinate your care, answer questions and offer support before, during and after surgery. We use the latest technology and advanced techniques to offer minimally invasive surgical options when possible. That means less pain for you and shorter recovery times. 

Our offices are located in Anderson, Ft. Wright, Green Township, Liberty Township, Mt. Auburn (Joint & Spine Center), Montgomery and Red Bank

Foot and ankle conditions

Our highly skilled orthopedic specialists and surgeons treat a variety of foot and ankle conditions.

  • Arthritis  - Symptoms may include difficulty walking, pain and stiffness, problems bending the joint, reduced mobility,  swelling, warmth and redness.

  • Bunions - Symptoms may include burning sensation, inflammation and redness, numbness, restricted movement, foot pain, and swelling. 

  • Fractures and sprains - Symptoms may include bruising or redness, difficulty using your ankle, numbness or weakness, pain, swelling and deformity.

  • Hammertoe - Symptoms may include corns, calluses, inability to straighten, inflammation, redness or burning, pain when wearing shoes and increased pain with movement.

  • Plantar fasciitis - Common symptoms may include pain in arch or bottom of foot, pain when standing for a period of time, and pain when stepping out of bed.

  • Stress fractures - Symptoms may include pain in foot or ankle during exercise, swelling, and tender when touched.

  • Tendonitis and bursitis  - Symptoms may include swelling, inflammation, and abnormal foot structure.

Our experts understand that foot and ankle disorders significantly affect your daily life. We work with you to relieve your pain and help you return to a pain-free lifestyle.

Orthopedic surgeons and podiatrists who specialize in foot and ankle care

 Orthopedic Surgeons

Sandra A. Eisele, MD, FACS, MBA

Orthopaedic Surgery
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Jeffrey K. Wu, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery
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Samantha A. Baker, DPM

Podiatric Surgery / Podiatric Medicine
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Robert W. Craig, DPM

Podiatric Surgery / Podiatric Medicine
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Douglas C. Schuckmann, DPM

Podiatric Surgery / Podiatric Medicine
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