As a leading foot and ankle surgeon, Dr. Carreira is consistently named as one of the top orthopedic surgeons in the United States. Fellowship trained and board certified, Dr. Carreira has practiced medicine for more than 10 years, focusing on foot and ankle surgery, and sports medicine. He has served as a team physician for a range of professional sports teams across a swathe of sports (football, soccer, baseball, and downhill skiing), treating some of the world’s highest performing elite athletes.
Dr. Carreira is also an active member of the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS), a speciality group for orthopedic surgeons with training and interest in the prevention and treatment of foot and ankle conditions.
Look for the “O” – Orthopedic
In connection with an awareness campaign spearheaded by the AOFAS – Look for the “O” – Dr. Carreira has posted important information to his website to enable patients to find the best foot and ankle care that they can. This information sets out key guidelines about when to seek medical attention from a foot and ankle surgeon and how our feet change with age.
- When Should You See a Foot and Ankle Orthopedic Surgeon?
- Five Reasons to Choose a Foot and Ankle Orthopedic Surgeon
- Five Ways Your Feet Change with Age
If you’re experiencing pain with your foot or ankle, you’re invited to make an appointment to see Dr. Carreira. Dr. Carreira practices medicine in Atlanta, Georgia, with Peachtree Orthopedics.