(COLUMBUS, OH 6/22/11) Columbus Podiatry & Surgery announced today that foot and ankle specialist, Sarah Abshier, DPM, will be practicing at their Columbus, Ohio office. Dr. Abshier specializes in the surgical and non-surgical treatments of the foot and ankle, including conditions such as foot and ankle trauma, sports injuries, heel pain and bunions. She received her DPM degree at Temple University in Pennsylvania and completed her surgical residency program at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Dayton.  Dr. Abshier is trained in forefoot surgery, as well as reconstructive foot and ankle surgery.

; to common foot problems such as general foot pain, ankle pain, neuropathy, plantar fasciitis, nail fungus, athletes foot, bunions, plantar warts and ingrown toenails. In an effort to teach others about preventative foot and ankle care, Dr. Abshier has provided many presentations and educational videos.

At Columbus Podiatry & Surgery, Dr. Bhatia and Dr. Abshier believe that a doctor and patient become a team throughout treatment and recovery. They want patients to be informed about podiatric problems and treatments, because informed patients make better decisions about their health and well being. “I look forward to seeing you in our office. Hopefully, I can give you the same support and treatment that my doctors were always able to give me. And I look forward to having you leave with a smile.” says Dr. Abshier.

Columbus Podiatry & Surgery offers a number of advanced services beneficial to the community.  To name a few, they offer Digital X-Ray, Ultrasound, Vascular Diagnostic Testing, Electromagnetic Neurovascular Therapy, Digital Gait Scan, Custom Orthotics and a Laser for Nail Fungus. The PinPointe FootLaser offers a pain free option to treating nail fungus.  The Laser has been proven to be more successful than topical agents and safer than oral medications.

Columbus Podiatry & Surgery is under the direction of Animesh (Andy) Bhatia, D.P.M., C.W.S. Dr. Bhatia is a licensed practicing Podiatrist in the state of Ohio. He has had extensive training in wound care and is Board Certified as a Certified Wound Specialist (C.W.S). Dr. Bhatia hopes, “The Surgical Suite in a pleasant new office environment helps ensure that patients have the best possible treatment experience at Columbus Podiatry & Surgery.”

The podiatrists at Columbus Podiatry & Surgery are proud to provide a wealth of patient education materials online at If you or a loved one is suffering from foot or ankle pain and would like to visit a podiatrist in Columbus, Ohio; please call 614-885-FEET (3338). Appointments can also be scheduled through