You don't have time to sit on the sidelines
Your feet should move as fast as your life
At the MedStar Women’s Foot and Ankle Program at Lafayette Centre, we understand that, for you, pain isn't an option and neither is slowing down. Whether you’re running to meetings in heels or sprinting to spin class, you shouldn’t have to live with discomfort.
Schedule an appointment now or call (202) 416-2000.
We know you need more than a quick fix or one more disappointing appointment—you need a specialist qualified to diagnose and address the most complex problems and get you back to your active lifestyle for good.
The MedStar difference
Do you feel like you’ve been searching for the right answer to your foot and ankle pain for years? Have you experienced frustrating visits with other providers but no relief? Or have you had an unsuccessful procedure that only left things worse than before? Dr. Paul Cooper, who also serves as the director of the Foot & Ankle Center at MedStar Orthopaedic Institute, is one of only a handful of board-certified foot and ankle surgeons in D.C.
Comprehensive care under one roof
Our complete approach means you don’t have to go anywhere else for foot and ankle pain relief, because your physician and physical therapist are easy to access under one roof. The Women’s Foot and Ankle Program creates a streamlined and structured treatment path just for you because we know your feet should move as fast as your life.
Specialized expertise in the heart of D.C.
With more than 25 years of highly specialized experience, orthopaedic foot and ankle specialist Dr. Cooper provides expert-level advice, evaluation and recommendations for professional women. He will offer a personalized treatment path along with extensive information to get you on the road to the right solution. Worried about surgery? Dr. Cooper provides a custom treatment plan for every patient and takes into consideration both surgical and non-surgical options for resolution.
Convenient solutions tailored to you
As the only partner you need for orthopaedic care, we secure convenient, prompt appointments that fit your busy schedule. We’ll also work to arrange any necessary physical therapy appointments anywhere in the MedStar system that’s most convenient for you. Get back to your busy life faster with a practice that knows you don't have time to sit on the sidelines.
The Women’s Foot and Ankle Program is dedicated to the unique foot and ankle challenges facing D.C. women, offering both surgical and non-surgical treatment for various conditions including, but not limited to:
- Ankle sprains
- Plantar Fasciitis
- Foot/ankle fractures
- Achilles tendonitis
- Heel spurs
- Tendon/ligament tears
- Customized orthotic/footwear fitting
- Foot salvage/failed surgery
We have a multi-disciplinary team located onsite to build a custom treatment plan for each patient. This may include x-ray, physical therapy, foot scanning analysis, insole and footwear recommendations, or custom orthotics. For Dr. Cooper to best evaluate your condition, please bring three pairs of the shoes you wear most often to your first appointment.
Meet the Specialist
Paul Stuart Cooper, MD
Building 2, Suite 800
Washington DC 20036
Phone Number: 202-416-2000