(626) 442-1223

Dr. Michele Summers Colon, DPM - Podiatrist - El Monte
3503 Lexington Ave.
El Monte, CA 91731


From routine checkups to holisitic treatments to medical treatments, Michele S Colon, DPM is equipped to handle all of your podiatric needs. As a Holistic Podiatrist, Dr. Colon will give you ALL of your treatment options to ensure you get back to perfect health as non-invasively and safely as possible. We believe that surgery is a last resort, and we will treat you as such. We treat you, not the disease. We will do our very best to get you back to doing what you want to do, living a pain-free life. To help you understand your options, we’ve included descriptions of some of the conditions we treat on this page.

  • Achilles Tendonitis 
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Sprains
  • Arthritic Foot & Ankle Care
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Bunions
  • Calluses
  • Corns
  • Heel Spurs
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Numbness/Tingling
  • Shin Splints
  • Trauma
  • Fractures
  • Rashes
  • Dry, Cracked heels
  • Foot Ulcers
  • Foot Infections
  • Foot and Ankle Braces
  • Foot Pain
  • Heel Pain
  • Fungus Toenails
  • Geriatric Foot Care
  • Hammertoes
  • Plantar's Warts
  • Ingrown Toenails
  • Injuries
  • Neuromas
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Flat Feet
  • Orthotics/Arch Supports
  • Varicose Veins
  • Orthopedic Shoes
  • Children's Foot Problems
  • Pigeon Toed Feet
  • Swollen Feet and Ankles
  • Foot Odor
  • Balance Problems

Ankle Sprains
Ankle sprains are caused by an unnatural twisting or force on the ankle bones of the foot, often resulting in one or more ligaments on the outside of the ankle to be stretched or torn. If not properly treated, ankle sprains could develop into long-term problems. Read More...

Bunions are misaligned big toe joints that can become swollen and tender, causing the first joint of the big toe to slant outward, and the second joint to angle toward the other toes. Read More...

Flat Feet
Flat feet are a common condition. In infants and toddlers, the longitudinal arch is not developed and flat feet are normal. The arch develops in childhood, and by adulthood, most people have developed normal arches. Read More...

Hammertoe is a deformity of the second, third or fourth toes. In this condition, the toe is bent at the middle joint, resembling a hammer. Left untreated, hammertoes can become inflexible and require surgery.Read More...

Diabetes and Your Feet
With a diabetic foot, a wound as small as a blister from wearing a shoe that's too tight can cause a lot of damage. Diabetes decreases blood flow, so injuries are slow to heal.Read More...

Heel Spurs
Plantar fasciitis (or heel pain) is commonly traced to an inflammation on the bottom of the foot. Our practice can evaluate arch pain, and may prescribe customized shoe inserts called orthoses to help alleviate the pain. Read More...

Corns and calluses are protective layers of compacted, dead skin cells. They are caused by repeated friction from skin rubbing against bony areas or against an irregularity in a shoe. Corns ordinarily form on the toes and calluses on the soles of the feet.Read More...

Athlete's Foot
A chronic infection caused by various types of fungus, Athlete's foot is often spread in places where people go barefoot such as public showers or swimming pools. Read More...

Questions or Comments?
We encourage you to contact us whenever you have an interest or concern about our services.

Call today (626) 442-1223

3503 Lexington Ave.
El Monte CA, 91731