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Dr. Steven B. Overpeck DPM, FACFAS

Welcome! Dr. Steven Overpeck and his staff at Foot and Ankle Health Center are pleased to welcome you to our practice. We want all our patients to be informed decision makers and fully understand any health issues you face. That's why we've developed a web site loaded with valuable information about podiatry and podiatric problems and treatments. We encourage you to visit this site whenever you have concern about your feet.

Our web site also provides you with background about Dr. Overpeck, our staff, office hours, insurance policies, appointment procedures, maps, directions to our main office in Joliet, IL and other useful information. We know how hectic life can be and are committed to making our practice convenient, comfortable and accessible. And we want you to feel confident that when you choose Foot and Ankle Health Center, you're working with a doctor and other professionals who are qualified, experienced and caring.  We welcome you, and are privileged to serve you!

Please take a few moments to look through this site to get a better feel for Foot and Ankle Health Center's capabilities and services. We also invite you to email or call our Joliet, IL office at any time to request an appointment or ask any questions. Thank you.

Our Joliet office is now serving all of Joliet, Shorewood, Plainfield, Crest Hill, Minooka, Channahon, Lockport, Morris, New Lenox, and Naperville.

  • Steven B. Overpeck, DPM, FACFAS

    'GET OVER IT!'

    Dr. 'OVER'peck will help you get 'OVER' your foot and ankle pain!  Call us today!  We look forward to seeing you!

    Dr. Overpeck has been named one of America's Top Podiatrists for 8 years in a row! 2010-2017!*

    WE ARE AN OFFICIAL SAS SHOE RETAILER.  MANY STYLES AND SIZES IN STOCK!

    LASER TREATMENT FOR TOENAIL FUNGUS NOW AVAILABLE!

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  • Sports Injuries to the Foot and Ankle

    Depending on the sport, your feet and ankles can certainly take a beating from repetitive play. For more information on the injury risk factors while palying your favorite sport, see the topics listed below or also read the article, Foot Health Facts for Athletes.BaseballBasketballField HockeyFootball ...

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  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction (PTTD)

    What Is PTTD?The posterior tibial tendon serves as one of the major supporting structures of the foot, helping it to function while walking. Posterior tibial tendon dysfunction (PTTD) is a condition caused by changes in the tendon, impairing its ability to support the arch. This results in flattening ...

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  • Baseball Injuries to the Foot and Ankle

    Your feet and ankles take a beating when you’re playing baseball. Baseball players should be aware of the following risks. Ankle sprains may occur while running, fielding balls, stepping on or sliding into bases. Sprains should be evaluated by a foot and ankle surgeon to determine the extent of ...

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  • Black Toenails

    A black, purple, or brownish discoloration under or involving a toenail is frequently due to trauma to the toe nail, such as when something is dropped on the toe. The color results from a blood clot or bleeding under the nail, and may involve the entire nail or just a small portion of it. This can be ...

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  • Basketball Injuries to the Foot and Ankle

    Feet and ankles take a beating in basketball! Injuries can occur from running, jumping, cutting, quick starts and stops, and direct contact with other players. Basketball players should be aware of the following: Inversion ankle sprains can damage the ankle ligaments, and can also be associated ...

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  • Bone Infection

    Osteomyelitis (an infection of the bone) can be caused by a variety of microbial agents (bacteria, fungus), the most common of which is staphylococcus aureus. This serious infection can occur from a number of sources: • It may enter bone through an injury, such as an open fracture with the bone ...

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  • Brachymetararsia

    Brachymetatarsia is a condition in which one of the bones in the front of the foot is significantly shorter than the others. Although it may affect any of the five metatarsals, it most commonly affects the fourth metatarsal. Looking at the foot, it might appear that the fourth toe itself is shorter than ...

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  • Calf Pain

    Calf pain can result from many different causes. Sometimes something as simple as over-activity causes muscle strain in the calf. Or, dietary imbalances may cause cramping in the calf. However, calf pain may be a symptom of more serious problems as well. Poor blood flow to the legs (peripheral vascular ...

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  • Callus

    A callus is a thickened area of skin on the foot caused by pressure and repeated rubbing, such as from a shoe or sock. The rubbing causes the skin to produce a layer of protective skin (a callus). Calluses vary in size, and can become painful. There are a number of treatments for painful calluses. ...

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  • Capsulitis of the Second Toe

    What is Capsulitis of the Second Toe? Ligaments surrounding the joint at the base of the second toe form a “capsule,” which helps the joint to function properly. Capsulitis is a condition in which these ligaments have become inflamed.   Although capsulitis can also occur in the joints of the ...

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Joliet Office

Monday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

2:00 pm-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am-12:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Friday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Appointment hours 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm e/o

Saturday:

9:00 am to 12:00 pm e/o

Sunday:

Closed

Channahon Office

Monday:

Closed

Tuesday:

9:00 am-12:00 pm

Wednesday:

Closed

Thursday:

Closed

Friday:

2:00 pm to 5:00 pm e/o

Saturday:

9:00 am to 12:00 pm e/o

Sunday:

Closed