• Is foot or ankle pain holding you
    back from the activities you love?

  • Foot and Ankle Care for the Entire Family

  • Qualified, Experienced, and Caring

About
Dr. Verde?

Dr. Verde is Board Certified in Foot Surgery by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery.

About Dr. Melissa Verde

Dr. Verde received her Bachelor of Science degree at University of Central Florida, and a Post-Baccalaureate degree from the University of Texas at Dallas. She attended Dr. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago, Illinois to achieve her Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine (D.P.M.). To complete her training, Dr. Verde performed a 2 year surgical residency at Larkin Community Hospital in South Miami, Florida.

  • Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine
  • 2 year surgical residency
  • Board Certified in Foot Surgery

Whether you currently have a problem or if you are concerned about maintaining the overall health of your feet; we know how important it is to find the right doctor.

We welcome you as a patient to our podiatry practice in Longwood, Florida. We are grateful that you have chosen us as the health care provider for your feet.


Our staff is committed to creating a warm and friendly environment in order to provide a relaxed and comfortable experience for you. We take pride in taking the time to thoroughly understand your concerns and make certain you comprehend all aspects of the treatment plan we formulate specifically for you. We work closely with primary care physicians and all other specialists to create a comprehensive care plan that takes all aspects of your health into consideration.

Specialized Podiatry Services

Dr. Verde offers a full array of podiatric services to help you maintain healthy feet.

  • Heel Pain/Plantar Fasciitis

    Heel pain is most often caused by plantar fasciitis, a condition that is sometimes also called heel spur syndrome when a spur is present. Heel pain may also be due to other causes, such as a stress fracture, tendonitis, arthritis, nerve irritation, or, rarely, a cyst.

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  • Bunions

    A bunion (also referred to as hallux valgus or hallux abducto valgus) is often described as a bump on the side of the big toe. But a bunion is more than that. The visible bump actually reflects changes in the bony framework of the front part of the foot.

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  • Fungal Toenails

    Toenail fungus, or onychomycosis, is an infection underneath the surface of the nail caused by fungi. When the tiny organisms take hold, the nail often becomes darker in color and smells foul.

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  • Ingrown Toenails

    ngrown nails, the most common nail impairment, are nails whose corners or sides dig painfully into the soft tissue of nail grooves, often leading to irritation, redness, and swelling. The big toe is the most common location for this condition, but other toes can also become affected.

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  • Orthotics

    A prescription foot orthosis is an in-shoe brace which is designed to correct for abnormal foot and lower extremity function (the lower extremity includes the foot, ankle, leg, knee, thigh and hip).

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1385 West State Road
Suite #103
Longwood, Florida 32750

T 407.332.6700
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