Award-Winning Kenosha Podiatrists For Foot & Ankle MRI

kenosha wi podiatrist for foot ankle mriMagnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is the fastest and safest non-invasive method to get the clearest pictures for your foot & ankle anatomy.

Installed in November 2006, we began patient services in January 2007 following eight weeks of testing. Our machines are sophisticated, state-of-the-art, and technologically advanced. Siemens’ Jazz Extremity OPEN MRI and Esaote OPEN MRI are much quieter than the big tube MRIs and have no claustrophobic effect on our patients.

This service provides our physicians with the ability to detect cartilage injuries, fractures, infections, ligament and tendon injuries, and other abnormalities earlier in the treatment program. Proper detection allows us to provide the appropriate care without a trial-and-error mentality.

PATIENT INFORMATION

On Safety: MRI is a painless procedure that has virtually no known side effects. To date, millions of patients have experienced MRI, and the procedure has been proven to be extremely safe. MRI uses a magnet instead of x-rays, and it is considered to be safer than the other radiological techniques that rely on radiation.

Exceptions are patients with brain aneurysm clips, metallic foreign bodies in the eye, very recent surgery with orthopedic implants, pacemakers, or cochlear implants.

If you think you may be pregnant, please notify the physician and the technologist.

Since MRI uses an extremely strong magnet, no metallic objects will be allowed in the scanning room.

To ensure your safety, you will be asked to complete a brief questionnaire that will be given to you before MRI scanning. There are no restrictions regarding eating, activities, or your regular medications before or after the test.

Our patient services staff will schedule an appointment for an MRI once it is ordered by your podiatrist. Please avoid wearing clothing that has multiple metal pieces. Jewelry, watches, and credit cards will not be allowed in the scanning room.

An MRI at our facility takes about one hour. Images are taken with great precision and with almost total continuity so as to avoid missing important pathology that warranted the MRI in the first place. Once your imaging is complete, you will be set up with an MRI review appointment with your podiatrist. Your report will be made available to your physician within 24 to 48 hours of your imaging.

REPORTS

Our MRI images are interpreted by ProScan Reading Services, one of the world’s most experienced providers of teleradiology services. ProScan’s board-certified and fellowship-trained radiologists are sub-specialty trained in orthopedic and musculoskeletal imaging and are committed to providing exceptional patient care and rigorous quality assurance on every case.

Through their collaborative approach with our medical staff, ProScan provides timely, accurate, and expert diagnostic interpretations, allowing your podiatrist to decide the best possible diagnostic outcome on every individual case.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Please call our podiatry office at 847-390-7666 if you have any additional questions about MRI and we will be happy to provide you with all the information that you may need.

Award-Winning Podiatrists & Foot Doctors In Kenosha, WI
Award-Winning Podiatrists & Foot Doctors In Kenosha, WI


  • "Doctor Sorensen is an excellent surgeon. He can be totally trusted! The staff at the Weil Foot and Ankle Institute are caring, friendly and helpful. Definitely recommend them."

    - Alice S.
    best wisconsin podiatrist
  • "Excellent care given by Dr. Cernak and her staff. explanation of my problems and treatment were explained very clearly. Great attention to detail. Will definitely recommend her to others. Thank you"

    - Sally N.
    best wisconsin podiatrist
  • "Great experience on two occasions with Dr. Sorenson!! Still finishing treatment post-op on my heel spurs, but I’m already pain free!!"

    - Peter A.
    best wisconsin podiatrist
  • "I have been seeing Dr Cernak for a number of years and after having moved here from Minnesota, am very thankful to have found her. She has helped me immensely with my feet and I've told many people about her. She takes the time to listen to her patients and helps them in any way she can."

    - Shirley B.
    best wisconsin podiatrist
  • "Dr. Ouska-Griffin was wonderful! I went to her seeking care for a trauma related issue to my foot and she made me feel at ease. She took the time to explain my x-ray, my healing, interventions for pain / mobility and gave recommendations for follow up. Her expertise, compassion, gentle nature and experience shows! I truly feel that she is dedicated to her work and really cares about her patients which is a rarity in today's medical field! I would highly recommend Dr. Ouska-Griffin for any podiatry related issue."

    - Kate L.
    best wisconsin podiatrist
  • "Dr. Griffin is a miracle worker. I had been seeing a doctor in Chicago for over 7 years and couldn't do anything for me. I started seeing Dr. Griffin in Summer 2019 and what she has done to improve the pain in my feet and other issues has been wonderful. She is very hands on and knows how to treat the symptoms immediately without a song and dance. I would highly recommend her if your in need of a new podiatrist."

    - Megan W.
    best wisconsin podiatrist
  • "Doctor Sorensen is an excellent surgeon. He can be totally trusted! The staff at the Weil Foot and Ankle Institute are caring, friendly and helpful. Definitely recommend them."

    - Alice S.
    best wisconsin podiatrist
  • "Excellent care given by Dr. Cernak and her staff. explanation of my problems and treatment were explained very clearly. Great attention to detail. Will definitely recommend her to others. Thank you"

    - Sally N.
    best wisconsin podiatrist
  • "Great experience on two occasions with Dr. Sorenson!! Still finishing treatment post-op on my heel spurs, but I’m already pain free!!"

    - Peter A.
    best wisconsin podiatrist
  • "I have been seeing Dr Cernak for a number of years and after having moved here from Minnesota, am very thankful to have found her. She has helped me immensely with my feet and I've told many people about her. She takes the time to listen to her patients and helps them in any way she can."

    - Shirley B.
    best wisconsin podiatrist
  • "Dr. Ouska-Griffin was wonderful! I went to her seeking care for a trauma related issue to my foot and she made me feel at ease. She took the time to explain my x-ray, my healing, interventions for pain / mobility and gave recommendations for follow up. Her expertise, compassion, gentle nature and experience shows! I truly feel that she is dedicated to her work and really cares about her patients which is a rarity in today's medical field! I would highly recommend Dr. Ouska-Griffin for any podiatry related issue."

    - Kate L.
    best wisconsin podiatrist
  • "Dr. Griffin is a miracle worker. I had been seeing a doctor in Chicago for over 7 years and couldn't do anything for me. I started seeing Dr. Griffin in Summer 2019 and what she has done to improve the pain in my feet and other issues has been wonderful. She is very hands on and knows how to treat the symptoms immediately without a song and dance. I would highly recommend her if your in need of a new podiatrist."

    - Megan W.
    best wisconsin podiatrist
  • "Doctor Sorensen is an excellent surgeon. He can be totally trusted! The staff at the Weil Foot and Ankle Institute are caring, friendly and helpful. Definitely recommend them."

    - Alice S.
    best wisconsin podiatrist
  • "Excellent care given by Dr. Cernak and her staff. explanation of my problems and treatment were explained very clearly. Great attention to detail. Will definitely recommend her to others. Thank you"

    - Sally N.
    best wisconsin podiatrist
  • "Great experience on two occasions with Dr. Sorenson!! Still finishing treatment post-op on my heel spurs, but I’m already pain free!!"

    - Peter A.
    best wisconsin podiatrist
  • "I have been seeing Dr Cernak for a number of years and after having moved here from Minnesota, am very thankful to have found her. She has helped me immensely with my feet and I've told many people about her. She takes the time to listen to her patients and helps them in any way she can."

    - Shirley B.
    best wisconsin podiatrist
  • "Dr. Ouska-Griffin was wonderful! I went to her seeking care for a trauma related issue to my foot and she made me feel at ease. She took the time to explain my x-ray, my healing, interventions for pain / mobility and gave recommendations for follow up. Her expertise, compassion, gentle nature and experience shows! I truly feel that she is dedicated to her work and really cares about her patients which is a rarity in today's medical field! I would highly recommend Dr. Ouska-Griffin for any podiatry related issue."

    - Kate L.
    best wisconsin podiatrist
  • "Dr. Griffin is a miracle worker. I had been seeing a doctor in Chicago for over 7 years and couldn't do anything for me. I started seeing Dr. Griffin in Summer 2019 and what she has done to improve the pain in my feet and other issues has been wonderful. She is very hands on and knows how to treat the symptoms immediately without a song and dance. I would highly recommend her if your in need of a new podiatrist."

    - Megan W.
    best wisconsin podiatrist
*The reviews listed are from actual patients of Weil Foot & Ankle Institute. Individual results may vary. Reviews are not claimed to represent results for everyone.
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The Kenosha podiatrists of Weil Foot & Ankle Institute treat all medical and surgical foot and ankle conditions. Our licensed podiatrists have helped over 200,000+ patients find relief for their foot pain, heel pain and ankle pain, and we can help you too! Our Kenosha foot doctors, can help treat all foot and ankle conditions, including, bunions, claw toe, corns, calluses, foot pain, hammertoes, heel pain, ingrown toenails, neuromas, toenail fungus and sports related foot and ankle injuries.
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Update (4/8/2020):

We are requiring patients and anyone accompanying them to arrive for their appointment with a face covering, (such as a scarf, bandana, t-shirt, handmade mask or other) that covers their nose and mouth already in place.  If they or their guests arrive without one, they will be asked to return to their car to put one on or reschedule their appointment.  We are unable to issue surgical masks to patients at this time.  As such, beginning on the morning of April 8th, we will require patients and visitors to arrive for their appointment already wearing a face covering.

Dear Patient,

Weil Foot & Ankle Institute is committed to providing a safe and healthy care environment for our patients and team members. We are grateful for the exceptional care our dedicated team continues to provide for our patients.

We are here for you! As we all work together to prevent the spread of COVID-19, we are proud to offer patients the option of TeleHealth appointments with our physicians from the comfort of your home.  A telehealth appointment can occur by using a personal computer (equipped with a webcam) or a smartphone. If you would like to schedule a TeleHealth appointment with one of our providers, please call 847-257-8614.

In the office, we continue to follow the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommendations for preventing the spread of COVID-19.  To maintain the health of our patients, staff and offices, we are doing the following:

We follow the sanitation guidelines set forth by OSHA to protect the health and safety of our patients, physician, staff and the community at large.  Additionally we’d like to share the following links where you will find the most up to date information about COVID-19 and what you can do to keep yourself, your family and friends safe while minimizing the risk to spread the virus.

If you need to schedule a telehealth appointment, reschedule your appointment at any of our locations, or make a new appointment, please call 847-250-9797. We are here for you!