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If You Are Looking For A Podiatrist In Villa Park Or Des Plaines, IL, We Welcome You To Our Practice.

We know you have many options when trying to find a podiatrist in Villa Park, or Des Plaines Illinois. Here at Global Foot & Ankle Clinic, Dr. Mansoor Virani, Dr. Darshna Patel, Dr. Huma Vaid and their staff specialize in foot and ankle care for the entire family. We are committed to effective treatment by offering the most comprehensive podiatric care and utilizing state of the art procedures. We believe in treating all of our patients with utmost compassion and understanding at each and every phase of their treatment.

One of the goals of our Website is to provide you an extension of care. As you navigate through the site you will find a wealth of information about podiatry, foot and ankle disorders, treatments available, exercising and shoes.

Des Plaines Office

2118 Miner St.
Des Plaines, IL 60016
(847) 294-9600

Villa Park Office

638 N. Addison Rd.
Villa Park, IL 60181
 (630) 279-7703

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  • Mansoor Virani, DPM, FACFAS
    Doctor

    Dr. Mansoor A. Virani, DPM, FACFAS specializes in podiatric medicine and surgery. He earned his medical degree at the Dr. William M. Scholl School of Podiatric Medicine, Chicago in 1991. Dr. Virani completed his podiatric medical residency at the North Chicago Veterans Affairs Medical Center.

    Dr. Virani is board certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. He has a fellowship with the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeon. His teaching appointments include: Auxiliary Faculty, Dr. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School, 1994 to present. He is also an attending podiatrist at Oak Brook Surgical Centre, Oak Brook, IL.

    Dr. Virani is affiliated with Adventist Glen Oaks Hospital, Glendale Heights, IL; Holy Family Hospital, Des Plaines, IL and Oak Brook Surgical Centre, Oak Brook, IL.

    Renowned and respected, Dr. Virani is a frequent international guest speaker on podiatric medicine.

  • Darshna Patel, DPM
    Doctor

    Dr. Darshna Patel DPM, specializes in podiatric medicine and surgery. She earned her medical degree at the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in 2012 . Dr. Patel completed her podiatric medical residency at Mount Sinai Hospital.

    Dr. Patel is board certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. She has a fellowship with the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons as well as the American Podiatric Medical Association.

  • Huma Vaid
    Doctor

    Dr. Huma Vaid obtained her Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine, at New York College of Podiatric Medicine in New York. She completed her three years residency training in Foot and Ankle Surgery (PMSR/RRA) at Northwell Health Long Island Jewish Forest Hills Hospital in New York City with extensive training in wound care, diabetic limb salvage, and various forefoot/rearfoot surgeries.

    Dr. Huma Vaid is Board Certified by American Board of Podiatric Medicine and is a Licensed Podiatric Physician in the State of Illinois. She was on the Dean’s List during her time in podiatry school and she is a recipient of the Outstanding Podiatry Resident Award at Long Island Jewish Forest Hills Northwell, consecutively for 2 years during her residency. Her patience, humility and integrity has led her to be actively involved in humanitarian projects during her life. She volunteered in non-profit organizations such as Friends in Need Foundation to provide daily necessities for the homeless. Dr. Huma Vaid, through education and life history accompanied by strong efforts is committed to increase awareness regarding preventive care especially in the diabetic population. On her free times she enjoys doing interior decorating, arts and crafts, and recently peaked an interest in the culinary arts.

    She fluently speaks English, Gujarati, and Hindi.

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    American Diabetes Associationhttp://www.diabetes.org 800-342-2383 American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicinehttp://www.aapsm.org 888-854-FEET American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeonshttp://www.aaos.org 6300 N. River RoadRosemont, IL 60018847-823-7186 American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeonshttp://www.acfas.org ...

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  • Achilles Surgery

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  • Diabetes and Your Feet

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Des Plaines Office

Monday:

2:30 pm-5:30 pm

Tuesday:

Closed

Wednesday:

9:30 am-5:30 pm

Thursday:

Closed

Friday:

12:00 pm-4:00 pm

Saturday:

8:30 am-12:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed

Villa Park Office

Monday:

9:30 am-12:00 pm

Tuesday:

Closed

Wednesday:

Closed

Thursday:

9:30 am-5:30 pm

Friday:

Closed

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed