Dr. Andrew N. Eskander, DPM received his Undergraduate Degree in Human Biology at UC San Diego. Upon completing his Bachelor's Degree, Andrew Eskander became a distinguished Scholar at Western University of Health Sciences where he completed his Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine. He completed his surgical residency focused on Elective and Reconstructive Surgery of the Foot and Ankle at Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Orange Coast Medical Center in Southern California. He held an important role as Chief Podiatry Resident in his training where he treated and performed thousands of surgeries on simple and complex foot and ankle pathologies. Dr. Andrew Eskander treats a wide variety of foot and ankle conditions ranging from ingrown toenails to arthroscopic procedures of the foot and ankle. His interests also include foot and ankle fractures, bunion and toe surgery, custom orthotics, fungal nails, heel pain, nerve pain, wound care, and diabetic foot examinations.
He is fluent in Spanish and Arabic. Dr. Eskander approaches each patient as an individual, with a unique set of needs and goals. He is committed to taking the time to understand the circumstances presented by each patient, and to use that information to create a customized treatment plan aimed at improving their quality of life. His goal is for you to leave his office feeling confident and empowered to get back on your feet. Putting your best foot forward.
Dr. Andrew Eskander has an active sports background as a lifestyle. It began during high school in Pasadena, where he played on his Varsity basketball team competing in national basketball tournaments across the country. While in school, Andrew Eskander always strived for excellence. His achievement as a distinguished Scholar at the University of California, San Diego earned him multiple grants and scholarships. He also received a scholarship to attend Western University of Health Sciences, where he obtained his Podiatric Medical Degree.
Dr. Eskander was and continues to be involved in research throughout his Professional Medical career. At University of California, San Diego, Dr. Eskander was involved in a Marine Biology research project funded by the University. Following his time in San Diego, Dr. Eskander continued his research in Podiatry School where he became part of multiple Biomechanic and Gait Analysis projects. He conducted research in developing and forming a Phone Application in the App Store on the Foot and Podiatry.
Dr. Eskander is currently Attending at the Fountain Valley Regional Hospital residency program where he teaches and mentors several residents and is an orthopedic surgeon at the OSSP Center – Orthopaedic, Sports, Spine and Pain Center.
Areas of Interest
- Ankle Fractures
- Arthroscopic Ankle Surgery
- Achilles Tendonitis/Rupture
- Calluses / Corns
- Diabetic Foot Care
- Foot Fractures
- Heel Pain
- Ingrown Toenails and Nail Care
- Limb Length Inequality
- Minimally Invasive Foot and Ankle Surgery
- Onychomycosis (Toenail Fungus)
- Pediatric Foot & Ankle Conditions
- Plantar Fasciitis
- Plantar Warts
- (PRP) Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy
- Second Opinion for Surgery
- Wounds / Ulcerations
Western University of Health Sciences
Memorialcare Orange Coast Medical Center and Fountain Valley Hospital