Podiatry is offered through the Specialty Clinic at Thayer County Health Services by Dr. Kara Krejci. Podiatrists are healthcare professionals who have been trained to diagnose and treat abnormal conditions of the feet and lower limbs. They can also treat and alleviate day-to-day foot problems, including toenail problems, such as thickened toenails, fungal nail infections or ingrown toenails. corns and calluses. Dr. Krejci evaluates, diagnoses, treats and manages adult and adolescent patients with disorders of the foot and/or ankle.
Dr. Krejci also performs surgeries on-site at TCHS. Her surgical services include administration of local anesthesia, regional or nerve block, amputation of digit, arthrocentesis, arthrodesis digital, arthroplasty of digit, debridement of abscess or ulceration, electrosurgical destruction of skin lesions, excision of benign nerve tumor, excision of skin lesions and tumors, excision of soft tissue lesions and tumors, hallux valgus and hallux varus repair, hardware removal, implantation of silicone joint implants, incision and drainage of abscess or hematoma, removal of foreign body, surgical repair of lacerations, tendon transfer, tendon lengthening, and treating cases of non-union, and much more!
All new patients need a referral.