Baton Rouge
6141 ParkForest Dr
Baton Rouge, LA

Maintaining regular care is important at Footsteps, where we are taking proper steps to mitigate any Covid related risks. Avoiding care can lead to amputation. Please call us if you have questions about your treatment or would like an appointment.

Podiatrist | Baton Rouge & Gonzales, LA


"why suffer from foot pain
when you could be dancing"


Why pay up to 33% more for identical services for facility fees' charged by large hospital-based groups? As an independent provider, Footsteps, LLC does not charge facility fees.







Do I need to see a Baton Rouge podiatrist?

Enter any drugstore in Baton Rouge and you’ll discover an aisle full of foot treatments and over-the-counter products. For minor foot ailments, many of these products can be useful. Unfortunately, we often see patients misdiagnose their problems. This leads to unnecessary pain and delay in treatment. Not only do patients misdiagnose, but we also see primary care physicians misdiagnoses complex foot problems

Dr. Formanek is a Baton Rouge podiatrist with a secondary podiatry location in Gonzales, LA trained to provide specialized foot care.

For over 18 years, Dr. Formanek has helped patients across Louisiana. Call us today to make an appointment so we can help you get back on your feet.

State-of-the-art Foot & Ankle Treatment

For foot or ankle problems, you can rely on Footsteps LLC; we have state-of-the-art technology, and Dr. Formanek providing industry-leading treatment. We act as partners in their care, empowering our patients to make their own decisions. We want you to achieve quality of life outside of our care.

Whenever possible, we offer non-invasive treatments with short recovery time. Should your condition require more attention, Dr. Formanek can perform treatments at his clinic or any Baton Rouge hospital.

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Convenience and care

We have two convenient locations with first floor access, with caring and attentive staff.

We are a fully accredited Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Supplier and Fitter for all podiatry and foot services.

At Footsteps, we accommodate our patients’ needs and schedules. Call us now to see if we cover your needs.

We accept most insurances and will pre-authorize your treatment and DME to limit surprise billing. Schedule an appointment to get your care started today!

*discounts for self pay, contact us for more information

Baton Rouge Podiatrist Featured Services

Minimally Invasive Surgery

Dr. Formanek is now offering Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS). This type of surgery is less invasive and results in quick recovery, less post-operative pain, and better cosmetic results.

The conditions and procedures are well documented in the evidence-based scientific literature to be quite successful with low risk.

Dr. Formanek reserve Minimally Invasive Surgery only on those who qualify for the proper conditions.

Call to make an appointment to see if you are a good candidate for our Minimally Invasive Surgery Procedure to address your conditions.

Diabetic Foot Treatment

Located in the heart of Baton Rouge just off of Jefferson Hwy and Airline Hwy. Footsteps LLC podiatry services and diabetic foot clinic are conveniently located for patients to get the proper care they need. We’ve prevented numerous patients from getting amputated.

Never had issues until I had the wound, the other doctors saw were nightmares. My previous healthcare profession I've dealt on this wound wanted to amputate my affected toes. It was also suggested by three other facilities. Two of the facilites couldn’t get it to heal. The other facilities wanted to amputate.
Kristina Jones
Walker, LA

Foot Surgeon & Podiatrist located in Baton Rouge, LA


Welcome to our informational website. Footsteps, LLC was founded in 2004 by Dr. Christopher Formanek.

Being the top referral foot doctors in the area. Formanek works endlessly to help his Baton Rouge patients recover without pain and limitations,

He operates practices in the Greater Baton Rouge area and Greater Ascension Parish in Louisiana.

Podiatry Services in Baton Rouge, LA

He covers all phases of podiatric medicine including:

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  • Keeping people mobile and independent
  • Getting people back to their desired activities
  • Patient comfort
  • Meeting patient needs

Dr. Formanek and his staff provide a comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic approach to understanding, preventing, and treating conditions affecting the foot. Footsteps, LLC provides treatment methods that are informative, conservative and surgical, for both inpatients and outpatients. Dr. Formanek helps patients understand the cause and effect of feet ailments.

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Call (225) 756-0034

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