Dr. Carlo Messina, DPM

Dr. Carlo Messina, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
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Age 39
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Dr. Carlo Messina, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Weston, FL and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science / Chicago Medical School in 2006 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery, sports medicine, and more.Read his story

1600 Town Center Cir Ste C

Weston, FL 33326

Contact Information

(954) 389-5900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 5 More

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Plantar Fasciitis
very high
more than 91% of peers
Foot Fracture
high
more than 82% of peers
Ankle Fracture
normal
more than 75% of peers

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Dr. Messina's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Messina "Carlo A. Messina D.P.M., is a board-certified foot and ankle surgeon practicing podiatry in West Broward since 2009. He specializes in treating foot, ankle and leg injuries in infants, children, teenagers and adults. He graduated from the Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine and completed his residency at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL. He also completed a fellowship with the German Foot and Ankle Society in 2009. He received a B.S. in Biology from the University of Illinois ar Urbana-Champaign. His interests include treatment of complex deformities in children and adults especially flatfeet, arthroscopy and tendoscopy as well as sports-related injuries and fracture care, both surgical and nonsurgical. He lives in Weston with his wife, Victoria and their two children, Sam, born 12/02/12 and Victoria, born 12/29/15, They also have two dogs, an English Bulldog Daisy and a Jack Russell mix Lucky. He is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and an Diplomate of the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. Dr. Messina continues to be active in the local communities and is one of the team physicans for St Thomas Aquinas as well as Cypress Bay High School."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Messina "It is our mission to provide the most comprehensive, state-of-the-art podiatric, orthopaedic and rehabilitative care for our patients. Caring for our patients is the number one priority at South Florida Institute of Sports Medicine. Our highly trained physicians, physical therapists and staff provide patients with the latest medical technology and surgical procedures. A sincere approach to medical treatment is given to all of our patients whose ages range from newborns to mature adults. Your condition will be thoroughly evaluated and a detailed explanation of your diagnosis and treatment plan will be provided. Each patient is given individual attention and is encouraged to always ask questions."

8  Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Pediatric Podiatry
  • Pediatric Sports Medicine
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Foot Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

99  Conditions Treated

  • Accessory Navicular Bone
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Contracture
  • Achilles Tendon Injuries
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Acute Exertional Compartment Syndrome
  • Angelman Syndrome
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Brachymetatarsia
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Calcaneus Fracture
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome
  • Claw Toe
  • Clubfoot
  • Common Peroneal Nerve Dysfunction
  • Compartment Syndrome
  • Compound Fracture
  • Congenital Vertical Talus
  • Dislocated Joint
  • Dropfoot
  • Exertional Compartment Syndrome
  • Female Sports Injuries
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hallux Rigidus
  • Hammer Toe
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Ligament Disorders
  • Ligament Sprain
  • Ligament Tears
  • Macrodactyly of the Foot
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Metatarsus Adductus
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Orthopedic Sports Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarticular Disease
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans of Tarsal Bone
  • Osteomalacia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Foot Disease
  • Pediatric Sports Injuries
  • Peroneal Muscular Atrophy
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Plantar Wart
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Rupture
  • Posterior Tibial Tendonitis
  • Ruptured Tendon
  • Sesamoiditis
  • Shin Splints
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Foot
  • Sports-Related Skin Conditions
  • Stress Fracture
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Syndactyly
  • Synostosis of Talus and Calcaneus - Short Stature
  • Tarsal Carpal Coalition Syndrome
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Tendon Disorders
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Toe Fractures
  • Toe Injuries
  • Toe Sprain
  • Toe Syndactyly, Telecanthus - Anogenital and Renal Malformations
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86  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Achilles Tendon Surgery
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Anterior Tibial Tendon Repair
  • Arthroscopic Joint Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery Reconstruction
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Bunionette Correction
  • Calcaneal Osteotomy
  • Casting
  • Clawtoe Correction Surgery
  • Custom Made Foot Orthotic
  • Derotational Casting
  • Digital X-Ray (CDR)
  • Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Extracorporeal Shockwave
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Functional Orthotic
  • Haglund's Deformity Resection
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Removal
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Injection of Tendon
  • In-Office Skin Procedure
  • In-Office Surgery
  • In-Office Ultrasound
  • Metatarsal Osteotomy
  • Metatarsal Surgery
  • Midfoot Fracture and-or Dislocation Surgery
  • Midfoot Fusion
  • Minimally Invasive Joint Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Morton’s Neuroma Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nerve Decompression and Repair
  • Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Ankle Fracture
  • Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Metatarsal Fracture
  • Orthotic Treatment
  • Osteotomy
  • Percutaneous Procedures
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Posterior Heel Spur Surgery
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Reconstruction
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Repair
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Removal of Bone Spur
  • Rheumatologic and Osteoarthritis Reconstruction
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Sports Medicine Arthoscopy
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Sports Medicine Surgery
  • Subtalar Arthrodesis
  • Subtalar Arthroereisis
  • Talo-Navicular Arthrodesis
  • Tendon and Bursa Injection
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Toenail Removal
  • Triple Arthrodesis
  • Ultrasound-Guided Injection
  • Wart Removal
  • Wart Treatment
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science / Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Rush University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Messina's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Messina

4.9

Based on 58 reviews

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Excelente trato y atención. Muchas gracias
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FL – Sep 07, 2018
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Dr. Messina is the BEST!! I will continue recommending him to anyone that needs to see an orthopedist.
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Maria LeBoeuf in Davie, FL – Sep 07, 2018
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I'm a new patient and would absolutely recommend Dr. Messina to anyone. Very knowledgeable and focuses 100% of his time with the patient.
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Norm in Davie, FL – Aug 22, 2018
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Dr. Messina was great with my daughter. He spoke to both her and I and did a great job explaining the follow up that was needed. He answered all our questions and never made us feel rushed
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Theresa in Tamarac, FL – Aug 09, 2018
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I found Dr Messina to be spot on and calming, letting me know "this is not permanent" and will heal quickly.
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Gregg in Sunrise – Aug 09, 2018
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