Weil Foot & Ankle Institute – Elmwood Park, IL

Office Hours

Monday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday
Closed
Thursday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Friday
10:00am - 3:00pm
Saturday
9:00am - 12:00pm (2nd and 4th Sat only)
Sunday
Closed

Weil Foot & Ankle Institute – Elmwood Park, IL

Office Hours

Monday

10:00am - 5:00pm

Tuesday

10:00am - 5:00pm

Wednesday

Closed

Thursday

10:00am - 5:00pm

Friday

10:00am - 3:00pm

Saturday

9:00am - 12:00pm (2nd and 4th Sat only)

Sunday

Closed

Weil Foot & Ankle Institute is a longstanding institution providing decades of quality foot and ankle care to the communities of Elmwood Park, Oak Park, Forest Park, River Forest, and Chicago.

Why have we lasted so long?

Patients know us. We have longevity in the neighborhood, and have served many generations of families over the decades. We will continue to be here to serve our community when they need us.

Patients trust us. We’ve earned that trust over the years by taking a compassionate, honest and gentle approach to patient care. We listen to our patients’ concerns and make the best recommendations for the optimal outcome. We continuously deliver the best possible results and an improved quality of life for our patients. Our patients know we do our best to keep treatment as affordable as possible without compromising any quality of care.

Patients depend on us. We can help our patients whether their issues are large or small. Our board-certified podiatric surgeons handle general foot care, advanced wound care, sports injuries, worker’s compensation, X-Ray testing, custom foot & ankle orthotics, surgical procedures, and more. We utilize the latest treatment techniques and cutting-edge technology such as shockwave EPAT treatments, LASER surgery, SWIFT® Wart removal, physical therapy services, and more.

Weil Foot & Ankle Institute - Elmwood Park, IL
Weil Foot & Ankle Institute - Elmwood Park, IL

Providers at this Location

Ronald W. Hugar, DPM

Ronald W. Hugar, DPM

Board-certified Podiatric Physician and Surgeon since 1983, Dr. Hugar received his Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine from William M. Scholl College Of Podiatric Medicine, Chicago, IL., in 1983.
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Resources

Optimize Your Foot Health with Custom Orthotics

Optimize Your Foot Health with Custom Orthotics

Claw Toe, Hammertoe

The Dos and Don’ts of Hammertoes

diabetic foot illustration

Diabetic Foot Care

Heel Pain Specialists

Types of Heal Pain and What To Do About It

Bunionette

Do I Have a Bunionette on My Pinky Toe?

Award Winning Podiatry Care

Planning for a Marathon: What your Podiatrist Wants you to Know

Getting Toenails Ready for Summer

Getting Toenails Ready for Summer

Take Steps to Learn About PAD

Take Steps to Learn About PAD

Bunion Specialists

What Is The Lapiplasty Procedure?

Nerve Injuries To The Foot

Nerve Injuries To The Foot

What Is a Custom Orthotic?

What Is A Custom Orthotic?

Plantar Plate Tears and How to Treat Them

Plantar Plate Tears and How to Treat Them

Pregnancy and Ingrown Nails you Never had Before

Pregnancy and Your Feet

Your Feet Hold the Key to the Health of Your Arteries

Your Feet Hold the Key to the Health of Your Arteries

Why Is the Skin on My Feet So Dry and Flaky

Why is the skin on my feet so dry and flaky?

Why One Foot, Ankle, or Leg Might Be Swollen

Why One Foot, Ankle, or Leg Might Be Swollen?

Why are my toes squishing together

Why are my toes squishing together?

If I have my fungal toenail removed, will the fungal nail grow back

If I have my fungal toenail removed, will the fungal nail grow back?

What is a Bone Bruise and Does it Need Treatment

What is a Bone Bruise and Does it Need Treatment?

What are those dark spots on the top of my feet and ankles?

What are those dark spots on the top of my feet and ankles?

Why Did My Big Toe Joint Start Hurting When I Took up Yoga?

Why Did My Big Toe Joint Start Hurting When I Took up Yoga?

Heel Pain

Another not-so uncommon cause of heel pain is stress fractures

What's that clicking in my foot

Neuromas in the feet can be a very painful condition

Why Are My Toenails So Ugly

Why Are My Toenails So Ugly? Could It Be A Fungal Nail?

Should I see a Doctor for my Stubbed Toe

Should I see a Doctor for my Stubbed Toe?

Why the Cause of Your Foot Pain Might Not Show up on an X-Ray

I have bad pain, but nothing is wrong on the x-ray – now what?

Why Do My Feet Hurt When I Wake up in the Morning

Why Do My Feet Hurt When I Wake up in the Morning?

How Soon Can I Drive After Breaking My Foot

How Soon Can I Drive After Breaking My Foot?

plantar fasciitis

Your Plantar Fasciitis Symptoms Might Actually Be Heel Bone Cysts or Tumors

What Causes Heel Numbness?

What Causes Heel Numbness?

Common Causes of Ankle Pain in Children

Common Causes of Ankle Pain in Children

Visit the Weil Foot & Ankle Institute website to learn more about what your toenails can say about your health and how to get treatment.

What Do Your Toenails Say About Your Health?

Claw Toe, Hammertoe

What’s the Difference Between Hammer Toe and Claw Toe?

Achilles Tendonitis

What Beginner Runners Need to Know for Foot Health

Double Crush Injury: How your back may be contributing to ankle or foot pain

Double Crush Injury: How your back may be contributing to ankle or foot pain

Tips for Reducing Heel Pain After Exercising

Tips for Reducing Heel Pain After Exercising

Common Causes of Foot Pain in Children

Common Causes of Foot Pain in Children

Think you may have stepped on something and now it may be in your foot

Think you may have stepped on something and now it may be in your foot? Here is what to do.

Is it OK To Go Barefoot All Day?

Is it OK To Go Barefoot All Day?

Find out the benefits of using toe separators and how they can improve your foot health. Learn about the different types available by visiting the Weil Foot & Ankle website today

What’s the Deal with Toe Separators Anyway?

Here’s Why Your Feet Swell in Summer & What to Do About It!

Here’s Why Your Feet Swell in Summer & What to Do About It!

How Long Will My Broken Foot be Casted

How Long Will My Broken Foot be Casted?

These 6 Shoes Are Secretly Terrible for Your Feet

These 6 Shoes Are Secretly Terrible for Your Feet

Is it OK To Go Barefoot All Day

One product that you may rely on for the occasional cuts and scrapes can be harmful if used in appropriately

What's that clicking in my foot

What’s that clicking in my foot?

Pregnancy and Ingrown Nails you Never had Before

Pregnancy and Ingrown Nails you Never had Before!

Fact or Myth: The truth about Pumice Stones

Fact or Myth: The truth about Pumice Stones

Foot Pain from Weightlifting

Foot Pain From Weightlifting?