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Welcome to Arizona Foot and Wound Specialists, Your Podiatrist in Phoenix, AZ

Welcome to Arizona Foot and Wound Specialists, your experienced podiatrists in Phoenix. We hope you find our website informative and helpful as you search for a Phoenix podiatrist you can trust. We’re confident you’ll find an unmatched quality of care from the foot and ankle specialists at Arizona Foot and Wound Specialists.

Foot pain is never normal. Bearing the brunt of your entire body’s weight, when your feet ache, your entire body aches. With proper diagnosis and treatment, most foot and ankle problems can be treated successfully. Arizona Foot and Wound Specialists will listen to your symptoms and provide you with an individualized treatment plan to return you to those activities you enjoy the most!

As you browse our website, check out our services page for the complete list of services we offer. We specialize in treating a full range of foot and ankle conditions, such as:

We also encourage you to look around our staff, office and new patient pages to learn more about our doctors, payment policies and new patient procedures. Our patient education library boasts pages and pages of helpful information about foot and ankle symptoms, conditions and procedures.

Our doctors and staff take the time to listen to your concerns, and then use the latest treatments and technologies to treat them. Let Arizona Foot and Wound Specialists be your choice for podiatrist in Phoenix for all of your foot and ankle needs.



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Meet Our Staff

  • Dr.
    James Longton
    DPM, PC
    Doctor

    Dr. James Longton is the owner of Arizona Foot & Wound Specialists and has been in practice
    since 2006. Dr. Longton started his path to a career in Podiatry at Oklahoma City University
    where he graduated Magna Cum Laude in 1997 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology.
    He received the first ever OCU Freshman/Sophomore Biology Special Achievement award and
    was recognized once again as a Senior receiving the Beta Beta Beta Outstanding Science
    Student Award. Read More

Featured Articles

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  • Warts

    Most foot warts are harmless, even though they may be painful. They are often mistaken for corns or calluses, which are layers of dead skin that build up to protect an area which is being continuously irritated. A wart, however, is caused by a viral infection which invades the skin through small or invisible ...

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  • Work Footwear

    Work shoes are available in many shapes and have unique features and materials designed for specific occupations and uses. Thick leather boots with steel toe boxes are designed to protect your feet. Boots with varying degrees of traction are also available.The American Podiatric Medical Association offers ...

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  • Your Feet at Work

    Productive workers depend on their ability to walk and move about safely, with ease and comfort. When your job requires you to stand on your feet for long periods, work in potentially hazardous areas or with potentially hazardous materials, you have some increased risk of foot injury. You can do a ...

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  • Women's Shoes

    The best shoe for women's feet is a walking shoe with laces (not a slip-on), a composition sole, and a relatively wider heel with a rigid and padded heel counter, no more than three-quarters of an inch in height. Some women inflict punishment on their feet from improper footwear that can bring about ...

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  • Walking and Your Feet

    About 67 million adults in this country have discovered that walking is one of the most fun, natural, and inexpensive ways of keeping your health—and your feet—in top shape. Walking can be enjoyed almost anywhere, any time, and year around. It's also a good way to get exercise, particularly for people ...

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  • Xanthomas of the Achilles Tendon

    Xanthomas are cholesterol deposits that appear in the Achilles tendon. High cholesterol levels can cause the formation of these cholesterol deposits, which appear as small lumps. Aside from treating the underlying cholesterol problem, treatment for xanthomas may require taking a biopsy of the lesion ...

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  • X-Rays

    X-rays help determine whether a bone has been fractured or damaged by conditions such as an infection, arthritis, or other disease. Other reasons for conventional X-rays on your feet are to: Evaluate changes in the bones from infections, arthritis, or other bone disease. Assess whether a ...

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  • Venous Stasis

    Venous stasis is a loss of proper function in the leg veins that normally carry blood back toward the heart. This may occur following injury to the veins, which may lead to blood clots in the superficial veins (known as superficial phlebitis) or blood clots in the deep veins (known as deep venous thrombosis). ...

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  • Wear Patterns

    Examining old shoes before buying new ones can help you evaluate your wear patterns and buy new shoes with a better fit and style that compensates for the stresses you place on shoes. What are your shoes trying to tell you? Here is a translation of basic wear patterns: A bulge and wear to the side of ...

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  • Women Over 65

    Older women have more trouble with their feet than younger ones, often because fat pads on the bottom of the feet tend to deteriorate in the aging process. Many foot problems for older women can be alleviated simply by wearing properly fitted, well-constructed shoes that provide cushioning and have a ...

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Testimonials

What Our Clients Say About Us

  • "I was very pleased with the service I have received from the Dr and staff at Arizona Foot and Wound Specialists."
    Karen C.
  • "Dr. Longton has been my Podiatrist for many years.
    Dr. Longton is the most compassionate, and knowledgeable Podiatrist I have ever been to.
    Dr. Longton spends quality time with his patients, and is very thorough.
    Dr. Longton has changed the life of my feet for the better."
    Rick Leffler

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Arizona Foot and Wound Specialists

Monday:

8:30 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:30 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:30 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:30 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:30 am-4:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed